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Smart Earns 2022 Great Place to Work Certification(TM)

Tuesday, 10 January 2023 09:00 AM


NASHVILLE, TN / ACCESSWIRE / January 10, 2023 / Smart, a leading global retirement technology provider, is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work®. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees report about their experience working at Smart.

This year, 95% of employees reported that when joining the company, they are made to feel welcome, 92% reported management is honest and ethical in its business practices, and 92% have felt encouraged to balance their work and personal life.

"I look at how our colleagues describe Smart, and I am proud to see them call it collaborative, diverse, and overall a team-focused environment," said Jodan Ledford, CEO of Smart in the US "We can't achieve our mission to transform retirement, savings, and financial well-being without our people. This recognition underscores the efforts we put into fostering a culture that makes our team proud to bring their best selves to work every day."

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention, and increased innovation.

"Great Place to Work Certification™ isn't something that comes easily - it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience," said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. "It's the only official recognition determined by employees' real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that Smart is one of the best companies to work for in the country."

Find Smart's Great Place to Work® profile here.

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About Smart

Smart is a global savings and investments technology provider. Its mission is to transform retirement, savings, and financial well-being, across all generations, around the world.

Smart partners with financial institutions (including broker-dealers, RIAs, retirement providers, insurers, asset managers, banks) and financial advisers to deliver retirement savings and income solutions that are digital, customized, and cost-efficient.

Smart, founded in the UK, operates in the USA, Europe, Australia, and the Middle East with over a million savers and over $5 billion in assets. Smart supports its clients with a 750+ strong global team and saw over 2,000% growth in assets on its platform since 2018.

Legal & General, J.P. Morgan, Fidelity International Strategic Ventures, Link Group, Barclays, Natixis Investment Managers, Chrysalis Investments, and DWS Group are all investors to date in Smart.

About Great Place to Work Certification™

Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive "employer-of-choice" recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience - specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.

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Derrius Rodgers
Caliber Corporate Advisers
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