Team-Oriented Culture Opens Pathways for Career Growth and Success
Overland Park, KS, June 24, 2020–Erickson Living, developer and manager of Tallgrass Creek, today announced that IDG's Insider Pro and Computerworld has selected it as one of the Best Places to Work in IT for 2020. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 13 among large organizations and recognized for having great benefits and compensations, along with dynamic and rewarding environments for its information technology (IT) professionals.
"We are greatly honored to be selected for the tenth consecutive year as a premier organization for IT professionals," said Hans Keller, Erickson Living's chief information officer. "Our talented and dedicated team of everyday heroes have a shared passion for rising to new challenges and fostering innovations, including by most recently developing mission-critical systems and tools, along with preserving social community and virtual workplace collaboration throughout the COVID-19 pandemic."
A few of the primary factors that make Erickson Living a 2020 Best Places to Work in IT include its great mission and culture, commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging, work- life focus, talent development opportunities, and comprehensive total benefits and rewards. Furthermore, with employee success and satisfaction being a top priority, the company goes to great lengths in providing cutting-edge technology platforms, clear performance standards to guide achievements, staff recognition for quality work and attractive career paths.
"As technology continues to evolve more rapidly than ever, attracting and retaining top IT talent to research, deploy and maintain that technology has never been more important or more challenging," said Mark Lewis, VP Audience Development at IDG's Insider Pro. "Companies that have earned a spot on the Insider Pro and Computerworld 2020 Best Place to Work in IT list share a common denominator: They create an environment that not only rewards workers with competitive compensation and benefits, but they also foster a spirit of diversity, social responsibility, training and innovation."
Now is the perfect time to consider career opportunities at Erickson Living.
Photo: Erickson Living's IT Professionals making their mark in the senior housing industry. Photo taken before social distancing and face mask recommendations implemented.
About Erickson Living: Erickson Living is a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities. More than 27,000 residents, supported by a team of 15,000-plus employees, reside at Erickson Living managed communities in 11 states, the majority of which are supported by National Senior Campuses, Inc., a not-for-profit governing board that provides financial and operational oversight for the residents.
About Tallgrass Creek: Tallgrass Creek, one of 20 continuing care retirement communities developed and managed by Erickson Living®, is situated on a scenic 65-acre campus in Overland Park, Kansas. The not-for-profit community of more than 500 residents and 350 employees is governed by its own board of directors, affiliated with National Senior Campuses, who provide independent financial and operational oversight of the community. Additional information can be found at TallgrassCreek.com.
The Best Places to Work in IT list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by Insider Pro and 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, IDG conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.
About Insider Pro
Insider Pro provides its subscribers with access to in-depth journalism, exclusive research, enterprise product reviews, hands-on advice, editor-curated special reports and feature articles on topics such as AI, machine learning, cloud platforms, analytics, network security, cyber threats, IoT, tech careers and much more. Insider Pro is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available at www.idg.com.
Computerworld is the leading technology media brand empowering enterprise users and their managers, helping them create business advantage by skillfully exploiting today's abundantly powerful web, mobile and desktop applications. Computerworld also offers guidance to IT managers tasked with optimizing client systems—and helps businesses revolutionize the customer and employee experience with new collaboration platforms. Computerworld's award-winning website (Computerworld.com), strategic marketing solutions and research form the hub of the world's largest global IT media network and provide opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available www.idg.com.