November 06, 2014
London company founded by two Western grads created 142 jobs in the last year and will create a similar number in 2015.
London, ON - November 6, 2014 - Queen’s School of Business and AON Hewitt reported today that StarTech.com is 12th on their list of Canada’s Best Small and Medium Employers. This marks the fifth time StarTech.com has made the list, which is published annually in Profit Guide.
“We get a number of business awards each year, but this award is important because it’s based on employee input,” said Paul Seed, StarTech.com co-founder and CEO. “Employees tell us what we do well and what we could improve. We look forward to getting that feedback every year.”
Queen’s and AON Hewitt determine company rankings based on annual Employee Opinion Surveys as well as perspectives from HR leaders and senior leaders. 125 companies participated in the Best Small & Medium Employers study this year, and StarTech.com ranked 12th among them.
One reason StarTech.com employees rank the company high: opportunities for growth. The London company has hired 142 people in the last year and anticipates hiring a similar number in 2015.
For details about the study and the complete list of 2015 Best Employers and Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada, visit https://www.aon.com/canada/products-services/human-capital-consulting/consulting/best_employers/index.html.
StarTech.com is a privately-owned company based in London, Ontario that produces connectivity parts for IT professionals. With more than 3,000 products, nearly 400 employees, and operations in 15 countries worldwide, StarTech.com is a fast-growing technology company founded by entrepreneurs Paul Seed and Ken Kalopsis.
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