MD Financial Management Recognized as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged WorkplacesTM in North America

January 13, 2015

MD Financial Management Inc. (MD), a Canadian Medical Association (CMA)-owned financial management organization, today announced its recognition for the third consecutive year as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged WorkplacesTM in North America. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in developing highly engaged employees.

“This marks our fifth year recognizing incredible, employee-focused companies that are changing the way the world works, and we’re excited to honor them with this award,” said Cheryl Kerrigan, Vice President of Employee Success at Achievers. “These companies are setting the benchmark for standards in employee engagement by making engaging, aligning and recognizing employees a top priority, which sets them apart from their competition.”

MD’s President and CEO Brian Peters said, “We are honored to receive the Achievers award for the third year running, especially at a time when MD’s employee engagement scores have never been higher: In 2014, 88% of our employees said they were ‘engaged’, well above the industry average of 69%1. Providing our employees with a flexible work environment focused on collaboration, accountability and integrity fosters a high-performance culture, one that is vital to our ongoing commitment to service excellence on behalf of our physician clients and their families.”

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged WorkplacesTM Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee EngagementTM: Communication; Leadership; Culture; Rewards & Recognition; Professional & Personal Growth; Accountability & Performance; Vision & Values; and Corporate Social Responsibility.

The panel of judges included various academics and thought leaders on employee engagement, and included representation from organizations such as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and Human Capital Institute and Human Resource Executive.

MD will be honoured alongside other recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged WorkplacesTM Award at the awards gala on March 11, 2015 at the Bellagio Las Vegas.

About Achievers

Achievers delivers the only true cloud-based Employee Success PlatformTM that enables remarkable business success. Designed specifically to meet the complex needs of today’s changing, modern workplace, it is the most engaging software specifically designed to engage, align and recognize employees. It is the software that employees love to use every day in over 110 countries. Achievers is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco. Learn how your company can change the way the world works at Achievers.com.

About MD Financial Management

MD Financial Management, with more than $38 billion in assets under administration, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Canadian Medical Association. MD is dedicated to serving physicians and their families. MD Financial Management provides financial products and services, the MD Family of Funds and investment counselling services through the MD Group of Companies. For a detailed list of these companies, visit md.cma.ca.

Media Contacts

Maria Grant
Communications Manager, MD Financial Management
maria.grant@cma.ca
613 809-0657

Deborah Thompson
DT Communications
deborah@dt-communications.com
416 918-9551

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