NetApp Named One of <em>Washingtonian Magazine's</em> 50 Great Places to Work
Vienna, Virginia-October 22,
2009- NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced it was
recognized as one of The Washingtonian magazine's 50 Great
Places to Work in the Washington D.C. area. NetApp was selected as
a winner in the "Think Big" category, for large companies, on the
basis of such measures as recognition and respect given employees,
great work-life balance, challenging and interesting opportunities,
commitment to community, and generous pay and benefits.
"Being recognized this year by our employees
as one of the 'Best Places to Work' in the D.C. area for the second
time is a huge honor for our company," said Mark Weber, president
and general manager of the U.S. Public Sector, NetApp. "Positive
feedback from our employees tells us that we are succeeding in
striking a balance between encouraging a drive for excellence and
creating a rewarding model company that fosters a unique work
environment focused on trust, integrity, and teamwork."
In June 2009, NetApp was ranked #2 in the
large company (with nonlocal headquarters) category on the
Washington Business Journal's list of "50 Best Places to
Work" in the D.C. area. In January 2009, NetApp was ranked #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.
The Washingtonian's 50 winning
workplaces were chosen by a panel of editors and writers who
reviewed more than 200 companies and more than 13,000 employee
surveys. The Greater Washington Board of Trade and The
Washingtonian magazine will honor NetApp and other winners
at an awards luncheon at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington,
D.C., on Friday, October 23, 2009.
NetApp has had a presence in the D.C. area
since June 1999. Its sales teams in the Vienna, Virginia office and
the greater D.C. area focus on commercial and U.S. public sector
NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions
that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost
efficiency. Discover our passion for helping organizations around
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