(Fort McMurray, February 5, 2019) - The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is proud to announce it has been named on the 2019 list of Best Workplaces™ in Retail and Hospitality.

The RRC received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®. 

The list of Best Workplaces™ in Retail and Hospitality is based on direct feedback from employees that were surveyed by Great Place to Work®.

To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™ in the past year and work primarily in the Retail or Hospitality industry. Great Place to Work® determined the best based on employee responses to the Trust Index statements.

“We are honoured and excited to receive this recognition through the Great Places to Work program,” says Graig Walsh, Chief Executive Officer of the RRC. “We are committed to engaging with Great Place to Work to enhance areas of business further as we continue to strive as a team. I’d like to thank RRC staff for their commitment to making a positive difference in the communities we serve every day.”

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo currently operates the facilities at MacDonald Island Park, including the Suncor Community Leisure Centre, Miskinaw Golf Club and Shell Place, as well as facilities within RMWB rural hamlets including the Anzac Recreation Centre presented by CNOOC and the Conklin Multiplex.

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About Great Place to Work®: Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, GPTW recognizes the world's Best Workplaces™ in a series of national lists including those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and Fortune magazine (USA). Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Visit us at www.greatplacetowork.ca or find us on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada.

Best Workplaces in Retail and Hospitality list: https://bit.ly/2DahzXK