Roswell Park Listed as One of America’s Best Employers by Forbes

Cancer center recognized for second consecutive year
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Highlights: 
Roswell Park named to Forbes’ 2018 list of America’s Best Employers
Cancer center ranked 59th among 500 companies honored as Best Midsize Employer
Results based on an independent national survey

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has been recognized as one of America’s Best Employer’s by Forbes for the second time in a row. The center was ranked 59th across 25 industries, up 110 spots from last year.

Terry Alford, Christine Murekeyisoni and Danielle Marzo enjoying Employee Appreciation Day at Roswell Park last year.

“I’m excited that Roswell Park was selected for this wonderful honor.  It’s a testament to our commitment to create an engaging work environment for our employees who provide patient-centered care as well as cutting-edge research across the oncology spectrum,” says Candace S. Johnson, PhD, President and CEO of Roswell Park.

Businesses were carefully chosen based on an independent online survey taken by 30,000 U.S. employees working for firms or institutions with at least 1,000 people. Companies with the best score were designated as America’s Best Employers by Forbes. Roswell Park is one of 500 honorees on the 2018 Best Midsize Employer List.

“It’s an honor to receive this recognition once again. Roswell Park is committed to cultivating a positive work environment by empowering our employees and supporting them,” says Errol Douglas, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Vice President of Human Resources Management at Roswell Park.

Roswell Park’s America’s Best Employer ranking will be published in Forbes magazine.

To view the list of America’s Best Midsize Employers click here: https://www.forbes.com/best-midsize-employers/list/#tab:rank

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Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is a community united by the drive to eliminate cancer’s grip on humanity by unlocking its secrets through personalized approaches and unleashing the healing power of hope. Founded by Dr. Roswell Park in 1898, it is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Upstate New York. Learn more at www.roswellpark.org, or contact us at 1-800-ROSWELL (1-800-767-9355) or askroswell@roswellpark.org.

 

Media Contact: 

Brittni Smallwood, Media Relations Specialist
716-319-7198; brittni.smallwood@roswellpark.org