DALLAS, October 02, 2019
Great Place to Work® recognizes AT&T Latin America as a leader in building high trust and inclusive workplaces for people across countries
Great Place to Work®, the global people analytics and consulting firm, has named AT&T Latin America among the 25 World’s Best Workplaces. The company ranked 25 on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list making it the highest ranked wireless and digital entertainment services company. This is the first time that AT&T Latin America and its subsidiary companies AT&T Mexico and Vrio, the holding company for DIRECTV Latin America and SKY Brasil, are honored as one of the World’s Best Workplaces.
“This recognition is a testament to the work our teams have done across AT&T Latin America to embody our AT&T values by pursuing excellence, standing for equality, inspiring imagination and consistently making a difference in our world. In doing so, I’m proud that our employees have given us top marks, enabling AT&T Latin America to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces,” said Lori Lee, CEO AT&T Latin America. “As a leader, there is no greater honor than to know that our team feels trusted, respected and empowered to do their best work every day.”
Great Place to Work® surveyed more than 12 million employees across 8,000 companies worldwide. Following a review of over 50 statements of employees’ individual job experience, AT&T Mexico and DIRECTV Latin America subsidiaries in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay were each identified as one of the best companies to work for in their respective countries.
Employees highlight the company’s strong commitment to diversity and inclusion and corporate social responsibility as key factors that make their experience with the company great. People cite as strengths that they are treated fairly, regardless of race, gender and sexual orientation. They also feel they can be themselves at work and make a real difference in their communities.
In addition to being named a World’s Best Workplace, AT&T Latin America and its subsidiary companies have earned a range of other special recognitions for the company’s strong workplace culture from Great Place to Work®, including:
- AT&T Latin America has been recognized as a Best Multinational Workplace in Latin America.
- AT&T Mexico was honored as the #1 company in country among Millennials, #2 in Telecom and IT and #2 for Diversity & Inclusion.
- Vrio was honored with the “Better for the World” award.
- DIRECTV Uruguay has been recognized as a leader in Diversity & Inclusion.
- DIRECTV Argentina and Ecuador have been recognized as Best Workplaces for Women.
The World’s Best Workplaces is one of a series of rankings by Great Place To Work based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations.