" Mediacorp has compiled a list of Canada's top 100 employers since 2000, and has put together a list of top employers in the Waterloo Region area for the last seven years.
Companies are evaluated using eight criteria: physical workplace; work atmosphere; health, financial and family benefits; vacation and time off; employee communications; performance management; training and skills development; and community involvement.
The local companies on this year's list are:
•Com Dev International
•Crawford & Company (Canada)
•Equitable Life Insurance Co. of Canada
•Gore Mutual Insurance Co.
•Guelph General Hospital
•North Waterloo Farmers Mutual Insurance Co.
•Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan
•Open Text Corp.
•Royal Canin Canada
•RWAM Insurance Administrators
•Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada
Open Text and Toyota also are on the list of Canada's top 100 employers."