BlueShore Financial Named One of Canada's Best Small and Medium Employers for Seven Years in a Row
Vancouver, BC – November 9, 2017 – For the seventh year in a row, BlueShore Financial has been named a Best Small and Medium Employer in Canada. BlueShore is one of only two organizations to receive this recognition for seven consecutive years. The organization also earned the highest honour, Platinum status.
The Aon Best Employers program focuses on the measures that lead to sustainable business results — engagement, leadership, performance culture and employer brand.
“Building a positive culture doesn’t happen overnight,” said Chris Catliff, President and CEO. “It’s a result of our employees living our values, delivering on our strategy and committing to our core purpose. Being aligned as an organization has enabled us to drive business results while enhancing the well-being of our clients and communities.”
“Our engaged employees and their tremendous contributions to move BlueShore forward are the foundation of our success,” said Marni Johnson, Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Communications, BlueShore Financial. “Together, we have created a dynamic workplace driven by innovation, accountability and inclusion.”
BlueShore Financial employs 340 people across the Lower Mainland and Sea-to-Sky region, and provides a dynamic Financial Spa® work environment that fosters innovation. BlueShore also invests heavily in employee learning and career development and engages employees in collaborative strategic planning, offering employees at all levels the opportunity to impact the organization as a whole. Employee engagement has continued upon an upward trajectory for over ten years and BlueShore uses insights and employee feedback from its annual Employee Opinion Survey to inform workplace changes.
The Aon Best Employers program measures and recognizes leading employers across Canada and worldwide. It is based on more than 15 years of experience in Best Employer studies across the world, backed with more than 20 years of experience in employee research and a global employee engagement database. The rankings are determined based on Employee Opinion Survey results.
More information about the Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada is available online at www.bestemployerscanada.com
About BlueShore Financial
BlueShore Financial is a boutique financial institution providing a full range of personal and business banking, wealth management, insurance and commercial lending solutions. With 12 branches across the Lower Mainland and Sea-to-Sky Corridor, BlueShore Financial helps clients achieve financial wellness® through personalized solutions and expert advice, delivered in a unique Financial Spa® branch environment.
BlueShore Financial manages $5 billion in assets under administration, is consistently ranked among the top financial planning firms in Metro Vancouver, and has been named one of Canada’s Best Small and Medium Employers six years in a row. As an Imagine Canada Caring Company, BlueShore Financial donates at least 1% of pre-tax profits annually to charities and not-for-profit organizations within the communities it serves. BlueShore Financial is the operating name of BlueShore Financial Credit Union.