ParkLane Named One of Canada's Top 100 Employers for the 3rd Year in a Row
Vancouver, BC; October 2005- For the third year in a row, Vancouver's ParkLane Homes has been named to the prestigious list of Canada's Top 100 employers. This year however, the homebuilder has also clinched a spot on the Top 20 BC Employers' List.
The company was chosen from amongst 55,000 employers in Canada as a part of an annual survey conducted by Mediacorp Canada Inc., Canada's largest publisher of quality employment periodicals. The survey seeks to recognize companies that implement innovative HR practices to attract and retain quality employees. The results will be released in the October 24th issue of Maclean's magazine.
"This is a great achievement for ParkLane Homes and we are delighted to be named to the list three years in a row," said Peeter Wesik, President of ParkLane. "Our employees are the cornerstone of our business. We have worked hard to create a workplace in which people feel valued, appreciated, and empowered. In doing so, we have attracted people who are passionate about delivering excellence in every detail."
For this year's list, from an initial group of 55,000, Mediacorp invited 7,500 of the fastest-growing Canadian employers to complete an extensive application process. More than 1,200 responded. The organizations were then reviewed on their physical workplace; work atmosphere & social; health, financial and family benefits; vacation & time off; employee communications; performance management; training and skills development; and community involvement.