LAKE SUCCESS, New York -- May 4, 2010 -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR), a technology services company focused on the global capital markets, is the #1 “Best Large Company to Work For in New York State” according to new rankings issued by the “Best Companies to Work For in New York” 2010 state-wide survey and awards program.
This is the third consecutive year Broadridge has been included on the “Best Companies to Work for in New York” list, ranking 13th in 2007-2008 and 6th in 2008-2009, respectively.
Broadridge has three primary locations in New York: its headquarters in Lake Success; a major operations center in Edgewood; and an office in New York City. In total, Broadridge employs more than 5,000 associates worldwide, with nearly 2,000 associates in New York.
The state-wide, multi-year initiative compiled by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM) and the Best Companies Group identifies, recognizes, and honors the best places of employment in New York. The final list of 40 companies acknowledges the 25 best small-to-medium-sized companies (15-249 employees), and the 15 best large-sized companies (250 or more employees). Final rankings are based on employee surveys that assess a company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, demographics, and measure overall employee experience.
“Our vision at Broadridge to deliver extraordinary value to the financial services industry is the same philosophy we hold in regards to our associates. Our commitment to creating an optimal culture is certainly reflected in the superior service and dedication our associates deliver to clients and shareholders on a day-to-day basis,” said Maryjo Charbonnier, Chief Human Resources Officer, Broadridge.
“To be considered among the Best Companies to Work For in New York State for the last two years is an honor, but to be recognized as the #1 Best Large Company this year is a particularly incredible achievement made possible by the energy, expertise and teamwork that shapes our global workplace and makes Broadridge an unparalleled leader in our industry,” stated Ms. Charbonnier.
”Broadridge continually evaluates the effectiveness of our people, their skills, their deployment and how we can improve on all measures. This creates a winning company and a winning attitude among our employees, at all levels,” Ms. Charbonnier explained.
Broadridge is a recipient of a number of awards worldwide recognizing its workplace leadership. Most recently, Broadridge was awarded the 2010 Gallup Great Workplace Award, an award which recognizes the 25 most productive and engaged workforces in the world.
Among its other honors, Broadridge is one of Canada’s Great Places to Work, according to the Great Place to Work® Institute Canada and is also recognized within India, receiving multiple honors including the Leading HR Practice Award by the Singapore HR Institute (SHRI), the Global HR Strategy Award from The Employer Branding Institute Award, and a Certificate of Excellence from the Smart Workplace Awards. In the U.K., Broadridge is designated as “One to Watch” by the Best Companies UK organization.
For more information about the Best Companies to Work for in New York awards program, or to access a full list of 2010 winners, visit www.bestcompaniesNY.com.