Innovative IT Work Environment Sets Standard in Senior Housing Industry
BALTIMORE, MD. – June 15, 2016 – Erickson Living, a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities, today announced that IDG's Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the "top 100 organizations" that have created dynamic and rewarding environments for their information technology (IT) professionals. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 23 among large organizations, and recognized for having work cultures where creativity is valued, career opportunities are advanced, and great benefits and compensation are provided.
"We are thrilled to be selected for the sixth consecutive year as a premier organization for IT professionals, said John F. Triscoli, Erickson Living's senior vice president, and chief information officer. "Erickson Living's unique culture and values, as well as heritage of innovation, fosters a creative and collaborative workplace that paves the way for personal growth and company success."
A few of the primary factors that make Erickson Living a top workplace 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 input; leadership development; robust two-way communication; and a performance-based employee value plan that aligns personal and team objectives. The end result is a culture in which people give discretionary effort and see Erickson Living as a preferred career destination.
"The organizations on this year's Best Places to Work in IT list excel at creating a dynamic and satisfying IT work environment," says Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld. "In a competitive market for tech talent, these outstanding employers are able to attract highly skilled IT pros by offering great benefits, new learning opportunities, access to cutting-edge technologies and challenging, business-critical projects."
The 2016 Best Places to Work in IT listing will appear in the June 13th 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 is the leading IT media brand helping Sr. 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.