Genetec named one of Montreal’s Top Employers for 2013

For the 7th consecutive year, Genetec is chosen as a top place to work in Montreal

MONTREAL, CANADA, February 7, 2013 - Genetec™, a pioneer in the physical security industry and a leading provider of world-class unified IP security solutions, is proud to announce that it has been recognized as one of Montreal’s Top Employers by the editors of Mediacorp Canada Inc.

Genetec's candidacy was retained for its progressive and forward-thinking programs and for leading the industry in offering an exceptional place to work.  Genetec employees benefit from an array of social advantages, including flexible hours, a generous vacation and time-off policy, comprehensive group insurance coverage, a retirement savings plan, an employee Bistro, an attractive employee referral program, as well as a fully-equipped games room. As part of Genetec's investment in its employees’ health and wellness, the company also provides an employee gym with an on-site personal trainer, fresh fruit on a regular basis, seasonal health and wellness workshops, and on-site flu vaccinations. The company also invests heavily in next-generation talent through its comprehensive intern program, while also providing employees with ample opportunities for growth and advancement through its training and career development programs.

“One of our continued goals at Genetec is to provide an exceptional work environment that allows for our people to thrive”, says Jill Ram, Vice-President of Human Resources for Genetec.  “Being named one of Montreal’s top employers for the seventh year in a row is something we are very proud of because we remain focused on our investment in our employees while continuing to define Genetec as a global leader in our industry.” 

Now entering its eighth 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.

Genetec continues to experience rapid growth across the globe with an expansion rate of 30% in the past year alone.  The company’s local offices, located in the Montreal Technoparc, now take up two separate buildings. 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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