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G&K bags 4th consecutive '50 Best Employers' award in Canada
Jan '08
G&K Services Inc, a market leader in branded identity apparel programs and facility services announced that it was named one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada for the fourth consecutive year. The award is sponsored by The Globe and Mail, Canada's national newspaper, and Hewitt and Associates, a global consulting firm.

"We are honored to be recognized for the fourth consecutive year as one of the '50 Best Employers' in Canada," said Robert Wood, president of G&K Services Canada. "This award is based on a confidential survey of our people. The survey results further demonstrate that G&K is an outstanding place to build a rewarding career. We take great pride in providing people with a fulfilling and growth oriented workplace."

G&K Services has been providing branded identity apparel and facility service programs to customers in Canada since 1990. Today, G&K is the market leader in Canada, employing more than 1,800 people.

"Our strong company culture centers on growth and innovation and helps create a positive work environment across North America," said Richard Marcantonio, chairman and chief executive officer of G&K Services Inc.

"Providing people with an opportunity-rich workplace rewards our employees and strengthens our ability to enhance the image and safety needs of our customers. We're extremely proud of our Canadian team whose strong work ethic and dedication to exceptional customer service continues to expand our market leading position in Canada."

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