TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#HCM–Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading provider of human capital
management (HCM) solutions in the cloud, announced today that it has
been named to Canada’s Best Workplaces in Technology list by
Great Place to Work, for the second consecutive year. The list is based
directly on feedback from employees at hundreds of organizations across
Canada representing the tech sector.
“It brings us great pride to be included on Canada’s Best Workplaces
in Technology list for the second consecutive year,” said Vivian
Maza, chief people officer at Ultimate. “Our people have made this
honour possible—through their unending commitment to putting people
first, their daily focus on creating and providing HR solutions that
help our customers and their employees do their best work, and their
selfless service and charitable giving in our communities. It’s been
Ultimate’s mission from day one to create a caring, productive workplace
for all individuals. The trust and respect shared among our
people enables our culture to thrive every day.”
Ultimate fosters the career success of its people through ongoing
mentorship, learning, and leadership-development programs. Employees are
also encouraged to join and participate in Ultimate’s diverse
Communities of Interest: PRIDEUS for LGBTQIA individuals; Women in
Leadership for women at all levels of the organization; UltiVETS for
veterans and active service members; and UltiHOPE, a peer support
network for cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers.
As part of a comprehensive benefits package for Canada-based employees,
Ultimate provides extended healthcare coverage for all employees and
their families; a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with a 40%
match on all employee contributions; paid maternity and adoption leave
(10 weeks each), as well as paid paternity leave (4 weeks); unlimited
PTO throughout the year; three annual paid service days for employees to
volunteer at charities of their choosing; and an annual stipend (up to
$300 per child) to help cover costs of extracurricular activities.
Ultimate also offers a companywide wellness program, with access to
onsite group-exercise classes such as yoga and boot camps. Additional
offerings include free daily snacks and weekly lunches, birthday
celebrations, team outings, video games, table tennis, foosball, and
For more information on Canada’s Best Workplaces in Technology
list, visit www.greatplacetowork.ca/en/best-workplaces/best-workplaces-in-technology-2018.
About Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust,
high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment
tools, advisory services, and certification programs, GPTW recognizes
the world’s Best Workplaces in a series of national lists including
those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and Fortune magazine (USA).
Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise
needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures.
Visit us at www.greatplacetowork.ca
or find us on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada.
About Ultimate Software
Ultimate is a leading provider of cloud-based human capital management
solutions, with approximately 40 million people records in the Ultimate
cloud. Our award-winning UltiPro delivers HR, payroll, talent, time
management, employee sentiment analysis, and HR service delivery
solutions that connect people with the information they need to work
more effectively. Founded in 1990, Ultimate is headquartered in Weston,
Florida, and employs approximately 4,700 professionals. In 2018,
Ultimate ranked #3 on Fortune’s prestigious 100 Best Companies to
Work For list, our seventh consecutive year in the top 25; #1 on its Best
Workplaces in Technology list for the third year in a row; and #1 on
its 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials list, our second year at
the top. Also in 2018, PEOPLE magazine ranked Ultimate #3 on its 50
Companies That Care list, and our Services organization was named #1 Customer
Service Department of the Year by Customer Sales and Service World
Awards. In 2017, Forbes ranked Ultimate #7 on its list of 100 Most
Innovative Growth Companies. Ultimate has approximately 4,400
customers with employees in 160 countries, including Bloomin’ Brands,
Culligan International, Feeding America, Red Roof Inn, SUBWAY, Texas
Roadhouse, and Yamaha Corporation of America. More information on
Ultimate’s products and services for people management can be found at www.ultimatesoftware.com.
UltiPro is a registered trademark of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc.
All other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective
Ultimate Software, Weston
Public Relations Contact: Darlene
Ultimate Software, 800-432-1729