RACINE, Wis., Aug. 19, 2015 -- SC Johnson announced that it has been recognized in Brazil as a 2015 Best Workplace by the Great Place to Work® Institute. The company ranked number 14 on the Great Place to Work list in Brazil, up from number 17 in 2013. This is the second time SC Johnson Brazil has placed on this list.
SC Johnson also ranked number three for companies up to 1,000 employees by the Great Place to Work® Institute in Rio, and was recognized locally for a culture of respect and a long standing tradition of treating employees well.
"Being recognized by Great Place to Work in Brazil is a testament to the company's commitment to provide a great work environment for the people who make SC Johnson a success," said Fisk Johnson, SC Johnson Chairman and CEO. "Congratulations to the people of SC Johnson Brazil for their hard work, and for living values like respect and integrity, which are important to who we are."
Each annual Great Place to Work list is based on a random employee survey, a questionnaire on corporate policies and philosophies and other supporting documents. More than 1,000 organizations competed to be recognized on the list of 30 Best Medium Size Multinational companies.
In addition to this latest award from the Great Place to Work® Institute, in 2014 SC Johnson was named a World's Best Multinational Workplace by the Great Place to Work® Institute, earning the 12th spot in the ranking. Also in 2014, SC Johnson received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and was included on Working Mother Magazine's 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 approximately 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. www.scjohnson.com