CHICAGO — May 25, 2016 — IRI®, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail, media and over-the-counter health care companies, was recently named by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Midsize Employers in 2016.
“At IRI, we strive to create a stimulating, dynamic and supportive work environment for our employees around the globe,” said Jane Altobelli, executive vice president and chief people officer, IRI. “This is a tremendous recognition from Forbes and one that reflects the strength of the values we embed in everything we do: collaboration, personal development, executional excellence, client growth, innovation and creativity. We are grateful for the outstanding efforts of our team and look forward to maintaining IRI’s position as one of America’s best employers as we continue to grow.”
To determine its list of America’s Best Employers, Forbes conducted an independent survey of more than 30,000 U.S.-based employees from more than 1,900 companies with at least 1,000 employees, in partnership with statistics portal Statista. These companies spanned from midsize and large U.S. companies to nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Participants were asked how likely they were to recommend their own employer, as well as how they felt about other companies in their industry. Visit Forbes.com to see the entire list of America’s Best Employers for 2016.
IRI is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG, OTC health care organizations, retailers and media companies to grow their businesses. With the largest repository of purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data, all integrated on an on-demand, cloud-based technology platform, IRI helps to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world in their quests to remain relentlessly relevant, capture market share, connect with consumers and deliver market-leading growth. A confluence of major external events—a revolution in consumer buying, big data coming into its own, advanced analytics and automated consumer activation—is leading to a seismic shift in drivers of success in all industries. Ensure your business can leverage data at www.iriworldwide.com.
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