W. L. Gore & Associates Marks 12th Year as One of Nation’s Best
Company Earns #15 Position on FORTUNE’S 2009 “100 Best Companies to Work For” List
“Gore is honored to once again earn recognition as one of the best workplaces in America,” says company president and CEO
According to FORTUNE, a driving factor for the companies on this year’s list is that they excel at creating jobs. Of the 100 companies on the 2009 list, 73 are currently hiring.
In his FORTUNE.com blog, Managing Editor
Gore is one of only a handful of companies to appear on all of the U.S. “100 Best Companies to Work For” lists since the rankings were introduced in 1984. This includes all 12 FORTUNE magazine lists and all three “100 Best Companies to Work For in America” books. For the past several years, Gore’s facilities in the UK,
Perhaps best known for its consumer products like GORE-TEX(R) fabric and ELIXIR(R) guitar strings, Gore is a leading manufacturer of thousands of advanced technology products for the electronics, industrial, fabrics and medical markets. The company is headquartered in
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