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Star Tribune Names Goodrich Business to Top 100 Workplaces
Collins Aerospace, a UTC Company Posted 06/22/2011CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Goodrich Corporation's (NYSE:GR) Sensors and Integrated Systems business has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. The Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section is an employee-based survey which was published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 19.
Produced by the same team that compiles the Star Tribune 100 report of the best-performing public companies in Minnesota, Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions about company leadership, communication, career opportunities, workplace environment, managerial skills, pay and benefits. The analysis included responses from over 60,500 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.
"We are proud to have participated in this effort and to receive this high ranking," said Brian Gora, president of Goodrich's Sensors and Integrated Systems business. "This speaks well of the culture at Goodrich and the positive relationship that exists between all employees within our company. We are place a very high value on working together as one team to ensure our collective success both today and in the future," he added.
Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, "The companies in the Star Tribune Top 100 Workplaces deserve high praise for creating the very best work environments in the state of Minnesota. My congratulations to each of these exceptional companies."
The rankings in the Star Tribune Top 100 Workplaces are based on survey information collected by WorkplaceDynamics, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention. To qualify for the Star Tribune Top Workplaces, a company must have more than 50 employees in Minnesota. Over 1,200 companies were invited to participate. Rankings were composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses.
Goodrich Sensors and Integrated Systems is a division of Goodrich Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a global supplier of systems and services to aerospace, defense and homeland security markets. With one of the most strategically diversified portfolios of products in the industry, Goodrich serves a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and service facilities.
Goodrich Corporation operates through its divisions and as a parent company for its subsidiaries, one or more of which may be referred to as "Goodrich Corporation" in this press release.
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