Cintas Recognized As An Aon Best Employer In Canada For The 9th Time

Cintas Canada, Ltd. is one of the country's top employers, according to the 2017 Aon Best Employers in Canada Study, released last week. This is the 9th year that Cintas has been named a leader in workplace excellence.

"Our employee-partners are a key component to our success and we are thrilled to be recognized once again," said James Dawe, Vice President, Cintas Canada. "We pride ourselves on taking care of each other and working together at every level of the organization to exceed our customers' expectations."

Cintas was part of a distinguished group among 39 large organizations (more than 400 employees) and 40 small and medium-sized enterprises (between 50 and 300 employees) to be recognized by this year's Aon's study.

"Being an Aon Best Employer in Canada doesn't just happen - it takes teamwork and a commitment to excellence from leaders, managers and employees alike," said Neil Crawford, Partner and Canada Leader, Talent, Rewards & Performance at Aon Hewitt. "Congratulations to Cintas for showcasing employer excellence."

The company makes it a priority to invest in career development and offers competitive pay and affordable health and wellness benefits. Earlier this year, Cintas launched a new brand campaign, Ready for the Workday® to promote the company's products and services. The new campaign also highlights the unique Cintas culture and commitment of employee-partners to provide deeper knowhow and caring service to their customers.

Last year, Cintas was selected as a Gold-Level Best Employer and this year the company advanced to Platinum Level based on high scores in the Engagement, Leadership and Employer Brand categories.

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About Cintas Canada, Ltd.

Cintas Canada Ltd., with headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario is a subsidiary of Cintas Corporation. Cintas helps more than 55,000 Canadian businesses of all types and sizes get Ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our customers' image and help keep their facilities and employees clean, safe and looking their best. With products and services including uniforms, floor care, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.

What it takes to be an Aon Best Employer

The Aon Best Employers in Canada Study is the country's premier benchmark for assessing the quality and performance of workplace excellence using global standards based on 20 years of learnings and best practices from Aon studies conducted all over the world, relying on data collected in more than 150 markets from over 5,000 organizations in 68 industries, including over 735,000 employees and more than 600 companies of all sizes in Canada. Recognized organizations have achieved outstanding results among their Canadian counterparts for engaging employees, demonstrating effective leadership, building a performance culture and leveraging the strength of their employer brand.

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