Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) has ranked No. 2 among large organizations on IDG's Computerworld list of the 2017 Best Places to Work in IT. The company first appeared on the list four years ago at No. 46 and has climbed steadily since.

The Best Places to Work in IT list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for information technology professionals by Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.

"It is humbling to be included in Computerworld's 2017 Best Places to Work in IT for the fourth consecutive year. Our team has worked hard to establish deep and broad connections with our business units," said Steven Zerby, vice president and CIO. "These deep connections provide for an environment where our employees feel the positive impact of their work each day as they consult on the strategies and operations of our company."

Owens Corning is also a recipient of IDG's 2017 CIO 100. The 30 th annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology.

For access to the full 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list, please visit http://www.computerworld.com/category/bestplaces2017/.

About Owens Corning

Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company's market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing, and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger, and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2016 sales of $5.7 billion and employs about 16,000 people in 26 countries. It has been a Fortune 500 ® company for 63 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.

About Computerworld

Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. As the voice of business technology, Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value. Computerworld's award-winning website ( www.computerworld.com/), focused conference series, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world's largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.2 million monthly page view. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary IDG. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.

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