Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), a pioneer in wearable technology, has been named one of the The Bay Area News Group’s Top Workplaces based on an employee survey of Bay Area companies. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 37 major publishing partners and recognizes a list of Bay Area Top Workplaces 2013. Plantronics was selected based on the survey results that measured employee engagement, organizational health, satisfaction and strong culture. Plantronics provides a cutting edge workplace environment where people are the most valuable asset. The company offers great benefits and the opportunity to create innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. Employees feel valued, respected and supported, both personally and professionally. For more information about careers at Plantronics, please visit http://www.plantronics.com/us/jobs/. “At Plantronics, providing employees with the best workplace experience is our top priority and we are honored to be awarded as a 2013 top place to work in the Bay Area based on our leadership, career development, and values and ethics,” said Susan Lovegren, senior vice president of Human Resources at Plantronics. "Receiving this honor comes directly from the feedback of our employees, who are the strength of our company. This award further validates the emphasis we place on ‘smarter working’ which means providing people with the tools they need to be effective no matter where they happen to be working." The Bay Area News Group published the complete list of Top Workplaces on June 16. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit www.topworkplaces.com and www.workplacedynamics.com. For more information about Plantronics workplace philosophy, known as Smarter Working, please visit http://www.plantronics.com/us/solutions/smarter-working/. About Plantronics - Simply Smarter Communications® Plantronics is a global leader in audio communications for businesses and consumers. We have pioneered new trends in audio technology for 50 years, creating innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. From unified communication solutions to Bluetooth® headsets, we deliver uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100™, as well as 911 dispatch, air traffic control and the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit www.plantronics.com or call (800) 544-4660. Plantronics and Simply Smarter Communications are trademarks or registered trademarks of Plantronics, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.