FedEx Named to Fortune Magazine’s 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials List
MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 26, 2018—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that it has been named one of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials by Fortune Magazine. Millennials (under the age of 35) currently constitute the largest generation in the U.S. workforce—and this respected list is a national ranking of 100 employers who scored highest among them as their favorite places to work.
“At FedEx, we believe our people are our greatest asset, so we strive to create an environment where all of our team members feel connected, respected, valued and proud,” said David J. Bronczek, president and COO of FedEx Corp. “This award speaks to the benefits that come with making diversity of thought, experience and background part of the fabric of our company.”
This honor is the latest in a long list of awards FedEx has received for fostering a positive work environment. Earlier this year, the company was recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the 2018 Best Companies to Work For and also earned the number nine spot on its World’s Most Admired Companies list. FedEx was also recently named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation and was acknowledged as one of the Best Companies for Diversity by both Fortune and Black Enterprise.
To determine the companies included on the Best Workplaces for Millennials list, global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work surveyed more than 398,000 millennial workers and ranked them based on key factors that define a great workplace, such as the competence of management, respect and fairness in the workplace, and opportunities for meaningful work. How their experience compares to their colleagues of other generations and whether or not that experience was consistent among millennials of diverse backgrounds were also considerations.
To see the full list of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Millennials, click here. For more information on how to apply, visit Great Place to Work’s website.
About FedEx Corp.
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $65 billion, the company offers integrated business solutions through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 425,000 team members to remain focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit about.fedex.com.
About the Best Workplaces for Millennials
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 434,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small & Medium Companies, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance. Learn more at Greatplacetowork.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
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