November 25, 2013 – Kitchener, ON – Miovision, a leading innovator and provider of intelligent traffic data management solutions, was awarded one of Waterloo Region’s Top 15 Employers for 2014. This annual list is compiled by publisher Mediacorp Canada Inc. and recognizes the employers in Kitchener, Waterloo and Guelph that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.
There were a total of 15 employers who were announced in a special editorial feature on November 23, 2013 in The Waterloo Region Record and The Guelph Mercury.
Companies were evaluated based on eight criteria, which is the same as the national competition. This criteria includes physical workplace; work atmosphere; health, financial & family benefits; vacation time; employee communications; performance management; training & skills development; and community involvement.
Miovision was selected as one of the top employers based on its commitment to providing growth opportunities to employees and rewarding hard work and dedication. Some of these benefits include:
- Referral bonus to employees who refer a candidate that is successfully hired by the company (to $3,000)
- On-site snack program during the week and happy hour on Fridays
- Ongoing employee development opportunities through in-house training programs and formal mentoring
- 18 vacation days provided during the year
- Internship opportunities for new and recent graduates
For years, Miovision has been working to create an environment that fosters creativity and dedication. In addition to the benefits above, Miovision also provides flexible work hours, frequent employee events and team building activities. Each year, Miovision tries to improve employee perks and continuously provide an exceptional work environment.
Kurtis McBride, Chief Executive Officer, stated, “It’s an honour to be recognized as a top employer in the Region for the second year in a row. We strive to provide a great work environment, but it’s really the employees that make it a fantastic place to work.”
About Miovision Technologies
Based out of Kitchener, Ontario, Miovision is a technology organization that creates intelligent traffic data collection solutions to address challenges facing today’s transportation networks. Miovision also has a European office in Cologne, Germany and boasts customers across 5 continents and in over 40 countries. For additional information about Miovision, visit the company page at www.miovision.eu.