The Boston Globe Recognizes Globoforce as “Top Place to Work”

  The Boston Globe Recognizes Globoforce as “Top Place to Work”

Business Wire

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., and DUBLIN -- November 05, 2012

Globoforce^®, the world’s leading provider of social recognition solutions,
today announced that it has been named a category winner in this year’s Top
Places to Work in Massachusetts by The Boston Globe. Click here to read The
Boston Globe profile of Globoforce.

Top Places to Work identifies the most progressive companies in the state
based on employees’ opinions about company leadership, compensation and
training, diversity/inclusion, career development, family-friendly
flexibility, as well as values and ethics. Private companies, nonprofits and
publicly-held businesses were included in the analysis.

“At Globoforce, we help companies around the world build and sustain a culture
of recognition,” said Eric Mosley, CEO of Globoforce. “We’re truly honored to
be recognized for the very thing that makes us successful: engaging employees
and creating a workplace of positivity. We thank The Boston Globe for this
prestigious award and dedicate it to our employees.”

A leading, cloud-based software company, Globoforce has pioneered the use and
innovation of social recognition. Mirroring its industry-leading best
practices, the Company boasts one of the most highly-adopted recognition
programs in the world. Its internal program, Globostars, recognizes employee
performance that aligns to the company’s core values of imagination,
determination, innovation, and respect. The program connects employees every
day and empowers them to recognize each other for deserving behaviors.

About The Boston Globe Top Places to Work

The Boston Globe’s 2012 Top Places to Work survey was conducted by WorkPlace
Dynamics, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and
retention. The Globe invited 1,586 employers to participate in the survey; 304
organizations employing a total of 210,000 people completed the process.
Completed surveys were received from 81,907 individuals and rankings are
composite scores calculated purely on the basis of these employees’ responses.

The Globe’s Top Places to Work magazine was published in The Boston Globe on
Sunday, November 4. The complete list of honorees for the annual survey can be
found online at www.boston.com/topworkplaces.

About The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe is wholly owned by the New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT), a
leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of
$2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune,
The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com and related
properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating,
collecting and distributing high-quality news and information.

About Globoforce

Globoforce is the world’s leading provider of social recognition solutions,
redefining how companies understand, manage, and motivate their employees.
Innovative companies around the world use Globoforce’s cloud-based social
recognition software to reveal the true performance and influence of every
employee and strengthen company culture. With Globoforce, HR and business
leaders can take a strategic approach to recognition programs that result in
measurable benefits to the bottom line driven by increases in employee
engagement, retention, and productivity. Globoforce is co-headquartered in
Southborough, Massachusetts, and Dublin, Ireland.

To learn more:

  *Visit: http://www.globoforce.com
  *Read: http://globoforce.com/globoblog
  *Follow:

       *Twitter @Globoforce
       *LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/globoforce
       *Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/globoforce

Contact:

Globoforce Public Relations
Kevin Mullins, +1-508-229-1543
kevin.mullins@globoforce.com
or
SHIFT Communications
Megan Kessler, +1-617-779-1875
globoforce@shiftcomm.com
 
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