Company highly ranked by employees for leadership, social responsibility and cultural diversity
November 11th, 2013 - Kitchener, Canada – Unitron, a global innovator of technologically advanced hearing instruments, is pleased to once again be named as one of the top 50 Best Small & Medium Employers in Canada. This is the fourth year Unitron has appeared on the list.
The rigorous, competitive study by Queen’s School of Business, Queen’s Centre for Business and Aon Hewitt, now in its 10th year, is published annually in PROFIT Magazine. It rates employers based on input from their own employees and attracts participation from public and private companies with 50 to 399 employees spanning all major industries and regions.
“We are honoured to once again be named as one of Canada’s 50 Best Small & Medium Employers, as ranked by our own employees. It is a recognition we highly value, and a reflection of the employee culture we have worked very hard to foster,” says Jan Metzdorff, President, Unitron. “At the core of our culture, our employees are united by a common mission to help those with hearing loss, and by a passion to go the extra mile for our hearing healthcare practitioner customers. This commitment to caring that exists company-wide is reflected in our ranking as a top 50 employer. ”
Unitron’s global organization is one of the fastest-growing hearing healthcare companies in the industry with 21 offices and distribution in more than 60 countries. The company employs 175 people at its global and Canadian headquarters, located in Waterloo Region, Canada’s ‘Silicon Valley’. More than 30 percent of Unitron employees have been with the company for over 10 years, and the company employs talented individuals from as many as 18 different countries.
To learn more about the Best Small & Medium Employers in Canada study, please visit the website.
Unitron is a global company that understands the hearing healthcare business is built on strong, personal relationships. We work closely with hearing healthcare professionals to improve the lives of people with hearing loss. A member of the Sonova Group, Unitron has a proven track record of developing hearing innovations that provide natural sound with exceptional speech understanding. Headquartered in Canada, Unitron distributes its full line of hearing instruments to customers in over 60 countries. For more information, please visit us on the web at unitron.com/us.
Ann Marie Lang
Corporate Media Relations
(519) 895-0100 ext. 2104