SAS Portugal one of best companies to work for and #1 for Best work/life balance practices
LISBON (Mar. 21, 2011) – In 2011, SAS Portugal once again participated in two highly regarded surveys for assessing the best companies to work for.
The studies were conducted by the Great Place to Work Institute® and by the Portuguese business magazine EXAME. Both studies analyze the local employment market.
For the ninth year in a row SAS Portugal was recognized by Great Place to Work Institute as one of the best companies to work for. The U.S.-based business analytics software company placed 11th in the category of “companies under 100 employees” and 20th among the top 30 referenced in the global ranking.
In the EXAME magazine study, SAS achieved the 16th position in a global ranking of 100 companies – second among software companies. SAS was also recognized as #1 “Company with the Best Work/life balance practices.”
"We are especially proud of this year's recognition makes of the work we are doing. The honor reminds us, however, that there remains much more to be done," said Alvaro Faria, SAS Portugal Country Manager. "We have participated in surveys like these Since 2002, and have been consistently named among the best employers. New companies join the study every year and other leave, but the fact is that SAS is always one of the leaders."
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions delivered within an integrated framework, SAS helps customers at more than 50,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world
The Power to Know®