1. Hyundai Canada named on 2019 list of Best Workplaces™ for Women

Hyundai Canada named on 2019 list of Best Workplaces™ for Women

MARKHAM, ON, March 27, 2019 – Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. has been named as one of Canada’s Best Workplaces™ for Women in 2019 by Great Place to Work®, the leading authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

This recognition furthers Hyundai’s position as a leader in promoting career growth for women in the automotive sector and encouraging more female representation in the field.


Best Workplaces™ for Women certification is based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations surveyed by Great Place to Work®. Select companies are acknowledged in this category based on in-depth analysis of the overall Trust Index score from female respondents, as well as the programs and practices in place that promote the fair treatment and advancement of women.


To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™ in the past year, have a minimum of 15 female employees and have at least 90% of all employees agree that their workplace is safe and people are treated fairly regardless of their gender.


“A strong corporate culture is only created when every team member is presented with equal and ample opportunities. Fostering an environment that supports the development and wellbeing of our employees is always a top priority,” says Don Romano, President and CEO of Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. “I am incredibly proud of Hyundai Canada’s accomplishments and continued progress to make this a great place to work for everyone.”


Hyundai Canada offers a wide variety of learning and career growth programs for all employees including subject matter expert sessions, job shadowing opportunities and tuition assistance. The organization has recently established a dedicated women’s employee resource group that will provide support, development and community involvement opportunities for members.


For more information about careers at Hyundai Canada, please visit www.hyundaicanada.com/careers.




About Hyundai Auto Canada Corp.

Hyundai Auto Canada, established in 1983 and headquartered in Markham, Ontario, is a subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed throughout Canada by Hyundai Auto Canada and are sold and serviced through more than 210 dealerships nationwide. Hyundai is the first to offer a second-generation zero-emissions Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle to Canadian customers, called the NEXO. More information about Hyundai and its vehicles can be found at www.HyundaiCanada.com.

For more information about Hyundai and its products, please visit www.hyundainews.ca or contact:


Sandy Indig, Corporate Communications Manager, Hyundai Auto Canada Corp.

Office: (905) 948-6712, Mobile: (647) 354-1403, Email: sindig@hyundaicanada.com


Bianca Pettinaro, Corporate Communications Specialist, Hyundai Auto Canada Corp.

Office: (905) 948-6837, Mobile: (416) 540-7342, Email: bpettinaro@hyundaicanada.com


About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Conducting the world’s largest workplace study, surveying over 8,000 organizations representing more than 10 million employees in more than 50 countries, GPTW provides tremendous understanding of effective business cultures and the increasingly complex marketplace. Through proprietary assessment tools and services, GPTW recognizes the world's Best Workplaces™ in a series of national lists including those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and Fortune magazine (USA). GPTW provides the benchmarks and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplaces, and it supports clients as this accelerating pace of change compels organizations to continuously adapt, innovate and thrive.