Weber Shandwick has been recognised as the 7th Greatest Place to Work in the UAE 2016 rankings, during a ceremony that took place at the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray in Dubai. The ranking is part of a list of the nation’s best employers based on the confidential feedback of employees and an audit of management practices and this is the third year in a row the Weber Shandwick has been recognised. Great Place to Work is a global research, training and consultancy firm that identifies the best workplaces in over 50 countries worldwide.
“Our industry is centered on people and we are fortunate to retain some of the market’s most talented and creative individuals,” says Ziad Hasbani, CEO, Weber Shandwick MENA. “We greatly value our team and appreciate the efforts they have invested in delivering top quality work for our clients, but also in growing our agency.”
Maha Zaatari, Managing Director, Great Place to Work UAE, adds “Congratulations to all 20 companies that made it onto our 2016 list. The expansion of the list is testament to the value UAE companies place on human capital development. There is no doubt that this year’s competition was the toughest since we introduced the annual benchmarking program six years ago. The top 20 list makers truly understand how investing in their workplace culture leads to stronger business and people performance within their organisations.”