IDG's Computerworld selects NextEra Energy as One of the 100 Best Places to
Work in Information Technology (IT)
JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 17, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --NextEra Energy, Inc., (NYSE:
NEE) has been named to the Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT list for
the second straight year.
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"NextEra Energy is a great place for information technology experts to build
their careers," said Lakshman Charanjiva, NextEra Energy's vice president and
chief information officer. "Our more than 800 highly talented professionals
team up with colleagues to work on projects that improve the customer
experience, advance our industry and make the world a better place. NextEra
Energy consistently earns recognition as one of the most respected and
innovative companies in the world. At the heart of all that success is our
At NextEra Energy, IT team members, products, systems and processes support
virtually every aspect of the company's infrastructure and operations, from
power generation, transmission and distribution, and customer service and
billing, to supply chain, finance, human resources, cyber security, emergency
preparedness and other functions.
Computerworld's best places to work list is based on an evaluation of
companies' offerings in categories such as benefits, diversity, career
development, training and retention. In addition, a company's IT employees are
surveyed by Computerworld, and their responses factor heavily in determining
the rankings. Topics covered in the survey included satisfaction with training
and development, compensation, benefits and work/life balance. In addition,
employees were asked to rate employee morale in their IT departments, the
importance of various benefits, and their agreement with a variety of
statements on subjects including career growth, access to new technologies,
and whether management treats employees fairly and equally.
"We applaud the organizations on the Best Places to Work in IT list for
creating and sustaining dynamic IT work environments," said Scot Finnie,
editor in chief of Computerworld. "This year, several new names have joined
the stalwarts that make the list year after year. It's clear that the best IT
workplaces are constantly raising the bar with great benefits, new learning
opportunities, access to cutting-edge technologies and challenging
Computerworld is the leading source of technology news and information for IT
influencers, providing peer perspective, IT leadership and business results.
Computerworld's award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), publication,
focused conference series, custom solutions and custom research forms the hub
of the world's largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides
opportunities for IT solutions providers to engage this audience.
Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International
Data Group (IDG), the world's leading media, events and research company.
Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.
NextEra Energy, Inc.
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company with
consolidated revenues of approximately $14.3 billion, more than 42,000
megawatts of generating capacity, and nearly 15,000 employees in 26 states and
Canada as of year-end 2012. Headquartered in Juno Beach, Fla., NextEra
Energy's principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company, which
serves approximately 4.6 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of
the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which together with its affiliated entities is
the largest generator in North America of renewable energy from the wind and
sun. Through its subsidiaries, NextEra Energy generates clean, emissions-free
electricity from eight commercial nuclear power units in Florida, New
Hampshire, Iowa and Wisconsin. For more information about NextEra Energy
companies, visit these websites: www.NextEraEnergy.com, www.FPL.com,
SOURCE NextEra Energy, Inc.
Contact: NextEra Energy, Inc., Media Line: 305-552-3888
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