ESET Named 2nd Best Employer of Year Thanks to Informal and Creative Work Environment
Hewitt Associates unveils study about best employers for 2009
A recent study ′Best Employers in Slovakia 2009' awarded ESET second place in the SME category. The study results revealed above-standard motivation of its employees who, in an independet survey, have higlighted the company’s laid-back atmosphere and creative work environment.
The prize was received by ESET CEO Miroslav Trnka who commented: "The recognition is a testament to our good relations and mutual respect that permeates the company. It is also reflective of a generous benefit package we provide our employees."
ESET, a new entrant to the Hewitt Associates study was chosen based on the results showing above-average level of motivation of its workforce as well as the high degree of satisfaction with the company’s social benefits program. Hewitt Associates in their studies evaluates the management of human resources, monitoring and weighing the factors that go into making companies good employers. The study ranks the best employees in Central Europe, including Slovakia.
Founded in 1992, ESET is a global provider of security solutions for enterprises and consumers. ESET is a market leader in proactive detection of malware. Thanks to its ThreatSense.Net® technology, it is able to collect data on a volunteer basis from users all around the world, alowing it to react flexibly to emerging threats. It‘s ESET NOD32 Antivirus has been ranked by the independent AV-Comparatives testing lab as the best antivirus product worldwide (2006, 2007). ESET has offices in Bratislava, SK; Buenos Aires, AR; San Diego, USA; and has an extensive partner network in 160 countries. In 2008, ESET has opened a new research center in Krakow, Poland. ESET was named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the region of Europe, Middle East and Africa.