NetApp Ranked #2 Best Place to Work in the D.C. Area by Washington Business Journal
Vienna, Virginia-June 18,
2009- NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced it took second
place in the large company category (with nonlocal headquarters) on
the Washington Business Journal's 50 "Best Places to Work"
in the D.C. area list for 2009. NetApp has had a presence in the
D.C. area since June 1999, and its facility in Vienna, Virginia,
focuses on the U.S. public sector: federal, state, local, and K-12
"We are very excited and honored to be
recognized for our employees' opinion that NetApp is one of the
'Best Places to Work' in the D.C. area," said Mark Weber, president
and general manager of the U.S. Public Sector at NetApp. "The
feedback gathered in this survey reaffirms our employees' spirit
and passion for the core NetApp values, including trust, integrity,
teamwork, and synergy. These strong values help drive innovation,
business breakthroughs, and outstanding customer experiences."
The 50 "Best Places to Work" list is based on
the results of random and confidential surveys administered by the
Washington Business Journal. NetApp employees based in the
D.C. area responded to the survey, giving the company high marks
for creating a workplace in which employees believe their efforts
and professional opinions are respected, new workers feel welcomed
and can clearly see a path toward professional growth, company
leaders have clearly articulated the mission and philosophy of the
business, and employees can have a little fun now and again to
celebrate a job well done.
In January 2009, NetApp was named #1 on
FORTUNE magazine's annual "100 Best Companies to Work For"
list, marking the third consecutive year in the top 15 and the
seventh straight year in the top 50. See why employees like working
at NetApp in the NetApp #1 Place to
Work YouTube video. In 2008, NetApp was ranked highly by its
employees in other U.S. regions with significant employee counts,
- Research Triangle Park-Second place in the
large category on the 2008 "Best Place to Work" in Research
Triangle Park list by the Triangle Business Journal
- Massachusetts-Forty-sixth place on the overall
list and number 20 on the Top 40 Small Workplaces list of the 2008
Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in The Globe 100's Top
Places to Work magazine
- Silicon Valley-Listed on the Best Companies to
Work For list in Silicon Valley by the San Jose/Silicon Valley
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