One of the best multinational workplace is Gore®
Great Place to Work® Institute (global research, consulting and training firm) has recognised Gore® (GORE-TEX® fabrics) on November 14, 2012 as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplace
W.L. Gore, the technology-driven company focusing on discovery and product innovation is well known for waterproof, breathable GORE®TEX fabric. The firm employs over 10000 people and has manufacturing facilities in the USA, Germany, Great Britain, Japan and China as well as sales offices around the world. It is organised in a non-hierarchical manner, however cultivates a team-based culture. Product innovations include life-saving cardiovascular devices, GORE-TEX® fabric, guitar strings and electronic cables used in space missions, among hundreds of other products.
The first best workplace lists in partnership with FORTUNE magazine in the U.S. and Exame in Brazil was launched in 1997 and is now recognising leading workplaces in some 45 countries and is based on a pool of data from some 1800 companies being listed around the world. Every year, Great Place to Work® analyses data from surveys taken by more than 2.5 million employees and workplace culture analytics taken from 5671 companies. The ranking is the world’s largest annual study of workplace excellence and identifies the 25 best multinational companies in terms of work culture and 2012 Gore earned the No. 8 spot on the list.