RACINE, Wis., (March 15, 2017) – SC Johnson, maker of trusted brands like Glade®, Raid® and Mr Musculo®, today announced SC Johnson Venezuela has been recognized as the top ranking 2017 Best Workplace by the Great Place to Work® Institute. This is the twelfth consecutive year the organization placed in the top ten for that country.
“Being a great place to work is a fundamental part of who we are as a company,” said Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson. “During the last 12 years, the Venezuela team has persevered in a challenging market and is committed to maintaining an engaging, high-performing work environment.”
Venezuela ranked no. 1 on the Institute’s list of Best Companies. The facility joins SC Johnson Italy, Germany, Poland, Central America, Manaus, Mexico, the U.K., China, Nigeria and Latin America which were named 2016 Best Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute.
The Best Workplaces list is the world’s largest annual study of workplace excellence. The ranking is determined by the results of an employee opinion survey and information provided about company culture, programs and policies.
In the United States, SC Johnson has been included 28 times in Working Mother magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers,” and last year received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index.
Also in 2016, SC Johnson was named one of the 25 World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute, earning the 20th spot in the ranking. It was the company’s fifth year to be named on this list.
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, as well as professional products. 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 131-year-old company, which generates $10 billion in sales, employs approximately 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. www.scjohnson.com