Bruce Power named one of Achievers Top 50 Most Engaged Workplaces' in Canada for third straight year

March 14, 2014

For the third year in a row, Bruce Power was among 50 employers across Canada recognized for their leadership and innovation in engaging their employees as part of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces' in Canada.

'People are key to Bruce Power's success and providing them with outstanding benefits and recognizing and rewarding their great work helps us maintain a talented staff that together helps us meet the energy needs of Ontarians,' said Cathy Sprague, Bruce Power's Executive Vice President, Human Resources.

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces' Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement': Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards and Recognition, Professional and Personal Growth, Accountability and Performance, Vision and Values and Corporate Social Responsibility.

'The companies we honor as the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces' have made employee engagement, alignment and recognition a very high priority because they understand how critical it is and what a competitive advantage it provides,' said Achievers CEO, Patrick D. Quirk. 'These companies serve as role models for other businesses by creating an engagement strategy that cultivates a high-performing workplace.'

Bruce Power was honoured alongside other recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces' Award at an awards gala in Toronto on March 6.

About Bruce Power

Bruce Power operates the world's largest operating nuclear generating facility and is the source of roughly 30 per cent of Ontario's electricity. The company's site in Tiverton, ON, is home to eight CANDU reactors, each one capable of generating enough low-cost, reliable, safe and clean electricity to meet the annual needs of a city the size of Hamilton. Formed in 2001, Bruce Power is an all-Canadian partnership among Borealis Infrastructure Management (a division of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System), TransCanada, the Power Workers' Union and The Society of Energy Professionals. A majority of Bruce Power's employees are also owners in the business.

For more information:

Bruce Power Inc.

177 Tie Rd - RR2
Tiverton, Ontario
Canada, N0G 2T0
Tel: 519-361-2673

John Peevers
Dept. Manager, Communications/Media Relations
Tel: 519-361-6583
E-mail: john.peevers@brucepower.com

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