College has one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2012

Toronto, Ontario – November 29, 2012 – Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning has been recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2012 in the Broader Public Sector category by Waterstone Human Capital. The national program now, in its eighth year, annually recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

Humber is one of Canada’s largest and most dynamic postsecondary institutions. The college attracts and retains employees through a strong commitment to their personal and professional development, competitive compensation and health benefits, and its commitment to building an inclusive environment and positive workplace culture.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2012. Every employee shares in this recognition and we will continue to work hard to ensure they have the opportunities and resources they need for job success,” said Deb McCarthy, associate vice president, HR Services. “Humber supports all employees in pursuing their personal and professional goals. Faculty and staff work together to provide our students, and each other, with an inspiring and innovative learner-centered environment.”

Humber will be formally recognized at the Canada’s 10 Corporate Culture Summit and Awards Gala on Monday, February 4, 2013 at the Fairmont Royal York hotel.

About Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

Established in 1967, Humber is one of Canada’s leading postsecondary institutions. Committed to student success through excellence in teaching and learning, Humber campuses serve more than 27,500 full-time students and 56,000 continuing education registrants. With an internationally recognized reputation for quality learning, Humber offers a wide-range of career-focused opportunities for students to personalize their educational path. Our 150 full-time programs include four-year bachelor’s degrees, two and three-year diplomas, one and two-year certificates, and apprenticeship training.  As a founding member of Polytechnics Canada, Humber offers students the opportunity to participate in applied research projects that find solutions for issues confronting small and medium-sized enterprises. Humber is one of 12 Vanguard Learning Colleges as identified by the League for Innovation, and the League’s only Canadian board member. More than four out of five Humber graduates are employed within six months of completing their studies. Visit humber.ca.


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For more information, please contact:
Andrew Leopold

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
416.675.6622 ext. 4296 / 416.518.8989
andrew.leopold@humber.ca