Owens Ranked 13th In “20 Best Workplaces In Healthcare 2016” By The Great Place To Work Institute
We already knew that Owens was a great place to work, but now, thanks to the Great Place to Work Institute and an article in Fortune Magazine, the rest of the nation knows as well.
Here’s what the article had to say about Owens:
This relatively small retail pharmacy chain in Northern California goes out of its way to support its workers, offering perks like a $250 wellness reimbursement for gym memberships or other activities. Eighty-five percent of employees say it is a great workplace.
“This company goes out of its way to get to know their employees,” said one worker. “They plan fun events at work as well as outside of work for employees and their families. They do an amazing job at showing that they truly care about the people that work here and are always giving recognition to those who deserve it. The employees are also wonderful and everyone gets along so well. I feel very lucky to be able to work for such an amazing company.”
Headquarters: Redding, California
Numbers of locations: 22
U.S. Employees: 177
Year Founded: 1957
The Great Place to Work Institute describes itself as “a global research, consulting and training firm that identifies, creates and sustains great workplaces by developing high-trust workplace cultures.” The Institute produces the “Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For” list for Fortune Magazine annually, and bases much of its research on employee surveys sent to a random sample of employees in each company. Eighty-five percent of Owens employees surveyed ranked it as a Great Place to Work.
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