Workiva Awarded for Sustainability Leadership
AMES, Iowa — October 12, 2017— Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leading provider of solutions for enterprise productivity, announces today that it won the Sustainability Leadership Award from the Business Intelligence Group, which annually honors people, teams and organizations who have made sustainability an integral part of their business practice or overall mission.
“We incorporate sustainable practices throughout our offices and grounds and take every measure to protect the environment,” said Matt Rizai, Chairman and CEO of Workiva. “We also built our Wdesk platform to help our customers save time and conserve other precious resources.”
“Workiva is built for the way people want to work today,” said Rizai. “We give our employees the flexibility to achieve a genuine work-life balance, so they have time to give back to their communities. With paid-time off for volunteering, hands-on community service projects and office-based fundraisers, we foster a culture of caring for our surroundings.”
“We are so proud to reward and recognize Workiva for their sustainability efforts and smart business strategy,” said Russ Fordyce, Managing Director of the Business Intelligence Group. “Their innovation and leadership serve as a high benchmark for other organizations and leaders around the globe. Congratulations!”
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.
Workiva (NYSE:WK) delivers Wdesk, an intuitive cloud platform that modernizes how people work within thousands of organizations, including over 70 percent of the FORTUNE 500®. Wdesk is built upon a data management engine, offering controlled collaboration, data integration, granular permissions and a full audit trail. Wdesk helps mitigate risk, improves productivity and gives users confidence in their data-driven decisions. Workiva employs more than 1,200 people with offices in 16 cities. The company is headquartered in Ames, Iowa.
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