Finalists for NZ’s best workplaces announced

IBM Kenexa has confirmed the finalists of its annual Best Workplaces Survey and Awards.

Finalists for NZ’s best workplaces announced
IBM Kenexa has announced the finalists for its annual Best Workplace Survey and Awards – New Zealand’s largest and longest-running study of employee engagement.

Over 36,000 employees from 210 organisations participated in this year’s survey with fifty workplaces achieving finalist status – among them, 29 new entries.

“The 2016 finalists represent a broad spectrum of New Zealand industries from government to retail, tourism and professional services to consumer goods,” revealed a representative from IBM Kenexa.

“Nearly two-thirds of this year's finalists also achieved finalist status in 2015, demonstrating the ongoing commitment made by New Zealand’s best workplaces to engage their employees.”

The full list of finalists can be seen below:

Finalists in the Small Workplace (20-49 employees) category are:
·         Au Pair Link Limited
·         Bayswater Hyundai
·         Electricity Gas Complaints Commissioner Office
·         Hyundai Mid & South Canterbury
·         Hyundai Motors NZ Ltd
·         Hyundai Wairarapa
·         Ingham Hyundai
·         Inspire Group Ltd
·         International Volunteer HQ Limited
·         Milford Asset Management
·         Naveya and Sloane
·         Premier Group NZ Ltd
·         Starnow
·         The Research Agency Ltd.
·         The Wrigley Company (NZ) Limited
Finalists in the Small-Medium Workplace (50-149 employees) category are:
·         Brother International (NZ) Ltd
·         FUJIFILM NZ Limited
·         Hilti (New Zealand) Ltd
·         Manawatu Toyota
·         Masterpet Corporation
·         Medical Council of New Zealand
·         Miles Toyota
·         New Zealand Rugby
·         NZCU Baywide
·         Pushpay Holdings Limited
·         Russell Gordon Contracting
·         Solomon Group
·         Soltius New Zealand Ltd
·         Studio of Pacific Architecture
·         William Buck Christmas Gouwland Limited
Finalists in the Medium-Large Workplace (150-399 employees) category are:
·         Auckland Motorway Alliance
·         Bay Audiology
·         BCITO
·         Boffa Miskell Ltd
·         Colliers International New Zealand Ltd
·         Comvita NZ Ltd
·         Mars New Zealand Ltd
·         Rothbury Group
·         South Taranaki District Council
·         Toyota New Zealand Ltd
Finalists in the Large Workplace (400-749 employees) category are:
·         AA Insurance Ltd
·         FMG
·         Meridian Energy
·         Overland Footwear
·         Southern Cross Health Society
·         Trade Me Ltd
Finalists in the Enterprise Workplace (750 or more employees) category are:
·         Flight Centre (NZ) Ltd
·         The Warehouse
·         Vehicle Testing New Zealand Ltd
·         Warehouse Stationery


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