TORONTO – December 10, 2019 – Sklar Wilton & Associates, a leading Canadian research and marketing consultancy, has once again been named on the 2019 list of Best Workplaces™ Managed by Women by The Great Place To Work® Institute.
Sklar Wilton & Associates has now been certified as a Great Place to Work® for four years during which time they’ve received special recognition from The Great Place to Work® Institute in a variety of areas. The GPTW program recognizes a company’s ongoing commitment to creating and growing a positive workplace culture through the development of high-trust workplace cultures.
The list of Best Workplaces™ Managed by Women is based on direct feedback from employees of hundreds of organizations surveyed by The Great Place to Work®. Organizations receive this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by The Great Place to Work which determines the best based on the overall Trust Index score from the employees.
With an executive partnership consisting of two women (Jennifer Marley and Sarah Liverance) and two men (Charlie Wilton and Manoj Raheja), Sklar Wilton & Associates purposefully created an executive leadership model that would model diversity and breadth of expertise.
“Leadership teams set the stage for the entire company so it’s important to have diverse leadership that will align the broader team to a shared vision and goals, build an environment of collaboration, communication and accountability, and work together to deliver long-term, sustainable business growth,” said Sarah Liverance, Partner at Sklar Wilton & Associates. “We’ve worked hard to build a dedicated, multi-disciplinary team of experienced business strategist and research experts, and that starts at the top with a diverse leadership team.”
SW&A has previously been recognized as a Best Workplace™ for Mental Wellness and for Professional Services (2019) , 7th place in Canada as a Best Workplaces™ – Fewer than 100 Employees (2019), Best Workplace for Women (2018), and the #1 Best Workplace™ in Canada for Small Companies (2017).
About Sklar Wilton & Associates: Sklar Wilton & Associates helps CEOs, CMOs, and marketing teams at consumer, retail and B2B brands solve tough problems to unlock growth and build stronger brands. With a focus on strategic insight and analytic leadership as well as inventing, reinventing, and futureproofing brands, SW&A’s core capabilities include organizational/brand purpose, innovation strategy and planning, insights strategy and planning, building and sustaining organizational culture, and maximizing team effectiveness. SW&A was recognized as the number one Employee Recommended Workplace among private small businesses by the Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell in 2017 and in 2019. SW&A was also named a Great Workplace for Women in 2018, and the Best Workplace in Canada for Small Companies in 2017 by the Great Place To Work® Institute.
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.