SAS Institute Canada made it to the 2020 List of Best Workplaces™ in Technology!

Adding to its 2020 Best Workplaces™ for Women, Best Workplaces™ for Inclusion, and Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness honours

SAS Institute Canada, the leader in analytics is proud to announce that we have been named on the 2020 list of Best Workplaces in Technology. SAS Canada received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®.

"SAS is honoured to sit among other technology companies with sought after workplaces in Canada, said Cameron Dow, President, SAS Canada. "Adding this ranking to our 2020 Best Workplaces™ for Women, 2020 Best Workplaces™ for Inclusion and Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness honours is a testament to our culture and commitment to providing a work environment that makes all employees feel valued. We remain committed to nurturing our world-renowned culture and offering our employees an inspiring place to work.”

The list is based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work®. The data has a 90% confidence and a plus or minus 5% margin of error.  To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work™ - Certified in the past year and work primarily in the Technology Industry. We will determine the BEST based on employee responses to our Trust Index Survey.

Earlier in 2020 SAS Canada was recognized as a Best Workplace™ for Women. In 2018 SAS Canada launched the Women in Analytics Network to strengthen diversity in the analytics field. This program leverages the SAS values of authenticity, value for work/life balance and passion to build a community of women, inside and outside of SAS, who work to advocate for women in the field of analytics. The SAS Women in Analytics Network was also showcased as a best practice in joint research by Great Place to Work® and the WE EMPOWER programme of the UN Women, European Union and the International Labour Organization.

SAS Canada was also recognized in 2020 as a Best Workplace™ for Inclusion, Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness.  

About SAS Canada

SAS is the leader in analytics. Through innovative software and services, SAS empowers and inspires customers around the world to transform data into intelligence. SAS gives you THE POWER TO KNOW®.

The Canadian subsidiary of SAS has been in operation since 1988. Headquartered in Toronto, SAS employs more than 300 people across the country at its Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City and Montréal offices. For more information, please visit

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, GPTW recognizes the world's Best Workplaces in a series of national lists including those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and Fortune magazine (USA). Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Visit us at or find us on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada.

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