Innovative IT Work Environment Sets Standard in Senior Housing Industry
BALTIMORE, MD. – June 15, 2017 – Erickson Living, a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities, today announced that Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the Best Places to Work in IT for 2017. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 14 among large organizations, and recognized for having dynamic and rewarding environments for its information technology (IT) professionals.
"We are thrilled to be selected for the seventh consecutive year as a premier organization for IT professionals," said John F. Triscoli, Erickson Living's senior vice president, and chief information officer. "It's rewarding to be part of a team where creativity is valued, career opportunities are advanced, and great benefits and compensation are provided. It's also exciting to experience each day how Erickson Living's unique culture and values, as well as heritage of innovation, fosters a creative and collaborative workplace, as well as company success."
A few of the primary factors that make Erickson Living a 2017 Best Places to Work in IT include its great mission, diverse and positive work culture, as well as its assortment of IT applications. The company's high-performance team has been established through a comprehensive, integrated employee engagement program that includes extensive employee feedback, leadership development, robust two-way communications, and a performance-based employee value plan that aligns personal and team objectives. The end result is a culture in which people experience mutual respect and see Erickson Living as a preferred career destination.
"As technology moves to the strategic center of every business, the ability of the enterprise to attract and retain skilled IT talent has become critically important," says Ken Mingis, executive editor of Computerworld. "The 100 organizations on our 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list keep their tech employees happy and engaged by offering generous salaries, top-notch benefits, continuous training, and access to cutting-edge technologies. In empowering their tech workforce, these firms gain competitive advantage, and we applaud them for their achievements."
The 2017 Best Places to Work in IT listing appeared in the June 12th digital edition of Computerworld and online at Computerworld.com.
About Erickson Living
Erickson Living is a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities, based in Baltimore, Maryland. Further information regarding Erickson Living is available at: www.ericksonliving.com.
Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy.
About the Best Places to Work in IT List
The Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG's Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.