Genetec™ Named One of the Top Employers in Montréal for 10th Year in Row

Genetec™ Offers Exceptional Benefits and Innovative Programs to Attract and Retain Talented Employees

Montréal, February 4, 2016 - Genetec™, a leading provider of open-platform, unified IP security solutions, has been named as one of the top employers in Montréal by the editors of Mediacorp Canada Inc., for the tenth consecutive year.

Once again, Genetec™ was praised for its forward-thinking employee program and for offering a work environment designed to attract and retain talented employees, and foster innovation. Genetec™ offers flexible family-friendly hours, generous vacation and time-off, comprehensive group insurance coverage, a retirement savings plan, and an attractive employee referral program. Employees are encouraged to adopt healthy lifestyles with free memberships to an onsite fitness facility that features free fitness assessments, health and wellness workshops, weekly visits from a kinesiologist and even onsite flu shot clinics. Employees can also enjoy healthy and special diet menus at the onsite company-sponsored bistro, which also features convenient take-home meal options. Employees can gather to unwind in a gaming lounge that features a television, Microsoft® Xbox® and Sony® PlayStation® video game consoles, a pool table and foosball.

Located in the Ville Saint-Laurent Technoparc Montréal, a prestigious scientific research park, Genetec™ was also commended for its culture of innovation and for investing heavily in next-generation talent through a busy and supportive intern program. The company encourages ongoing employee development with tuition subsidies for professional courses taken at outside institutions as well as through in-house training programs.

“We are so happy and proud to be recognized as one of Montreal's top employers for the tenth year in a row”, said Richard Pailliere, Director of Human Resources at Genetec™. “As a privately owned company with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 28% for the past five years, we are able to invest heavily back into research and development, as well as in programs that foster innovation and the continued professional development of our employees. We are constantly looking for new talent and welcome applications from both recent graduates and seasoned professionals," added Pailliere.

Now entering its eleventh year, Montreal's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the Montreal-area employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Employers are evaluated on criteria including: physical workspace, work atmosphere and social, health, financial and family benefits, vacation and time off, employee communications, performance management, training and skills development and community involvement. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

Genetec™ has offices around the globe, with its worldwide headquarters located in the Montréal Technoparc. Genetec™ is currently conducting a recruitment campaign to add skilled and motivated employees to its team. To view available career opportunities, please visit:

About Genetec

Genetec Inc. is an innovative technology company with a broad solutions portfolio that encompasses security, intelligence, and operations. The company's flagship product, Security Center, is an open-architecture platform that unifies IP-based video surveillance, access control, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), communications, and analytics. Genetec also develops cloud-based solutions and services designed to improve security, and contribute new levels of operational intelligence for governments, enterprises, transport, and the communities in which we live. Founded in 1997, and headquartered in Montréal, Canada, Genetec serves its global customers via an extensive network of resellers, integrators, certified channel partners, and consultants in over 80 countries.

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