SC Johnson Costa Rica Ranks Number Two

Company Recognized as a Great Place to Work in Central America

RACINE, Wis. (June 9, 2015) - SC Johnson announced it ranked number two out of 88 companies on the 2015 Great Place To Work list in Central America. SC Johnson Costa Rica has been recognized by the Great Place to Work® Institute as a Top 5 company for eight consecutive years.  

“Being recognized by Great Place to Work in Central America is a testament to the company’s commitment to providing a great work environment for the people who make this company a success,” said Fisk Johnson, SC Johnson Chairman and CEO. “Congratulations to the people of SC Johnson Costa Rica for their hard work and for living values like respect and integrity, which are important to who we are.”

A total of 88 companies in Central America were recognized by the Great Place to Work® Institute. Companies were ranked across five categories and rankings are determined in large part by the results of an employee opinion survey, as well as information provided about company culture, programs and policies.

“Receiving this Great Place to Work recognition again this year in Central America is a significant achievement,” said Guillermo Beade, Senior Vice President – Global Commercial Division, Latin America. “It shows the consistent commitment of the people of SC Johnson Costa Rica in working together to serve customers and make the business a success.”

In addition to this latest award from the Great Place to Work® Institute, in 2014 SC Johnson was named one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute, earning the 12th spot in the ranking. Also in 2014, Working Mother Magazine included SC Johnson on its list of the “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers” for the 26th time.

About SC Johnson

SC Johnson is a family company dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, pest control and shoe care. It markets such well-known brands as GLADE®, KIWI®, OFF!®, PLEDGE®, RAID®, SCRUBBING BUBBLES®, SHOUT®, WINDEX® and ZIPLOC® in the U.S. and beyond, with brands marketed outside the U.S. including AUTAN®, TANA®, BAMA®, BAYGON®, BRISE®, KABIKILLER®, KLEAR®, MR MUSCLE®, and RIDSECT®. The 129-year-old company, that generates $9 billion in sales, employs nearly 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. www.scjohnson.com