SAS Greece among Best Places to Work for the first time
ATHENS (Apr. 08, 2012) – The international Great Place To Work® Institute has selected SAS Greece as one of this year’s best workplaces. For the first time since establishing a presence in the Greek market, SAS Greece ranked second among companies from 20-49 employees.
This designation takes on even greater importance as Greece faces an intense economic crisis. The recognition demonstrates the commitment of the local SAS office to the overall company culture, in which seeks to inspire all employees and provide them opportunities to contribute their best skills and talents towards a common goal: the success of the company. The company recognizes that it is SAS employees who help make SAS customers successful, as they use SAS solutions every day. In the words of Aristotle, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."
"We are extremely proud that SAS Greece entered the community of Best Places to Work. The honor reflects local commitment to SAS' award-winning culture, which is based on a deliberate, dynamic recruitment and retention strategy founded on trust, flexibility and values," said Nikos Peppas, SAS Country Manager, Greece and Cyprus.
The working environment at SAS Greece promotes the development of open internal communication, equitable sharing of opportunities, treating employees as individuals with personal lives, and support for professional development and innovation. The approach enables employees to stay at the top of their fields of expertise at all times. And knowing that their views and recommendation are heard and followed up by managers, employees are proud to be a part of the company and committed delivering optimum results.
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