Westman Communications Group has been selected as one of Manitoba’s Top 30 Employers for 2019. The provincial award recognizes Manitoba employers that are leaders in their industries as an exceptional place to work.
Westman was selected as a Top Employer based on a list of criteria, including physical workplace environment, atmosphere, benefits, vacation, community involvement, and their skills and training development. The selection process compares employer applicants to other organizations in their field to determine which offers the most advanced and progressive programs.
“We are very proud to be recognized for the second year in a row as one of Manitoba’s top 30 business employers,” stated Dave Baxter, President and Chief Executive Officer of Westman Communications Group. “With innovation being one of our key corporate values, we are always looking for new ways to implement forward-thinking initiatives in our workplace. This provincial award reflects our commitment to that value as well as our other corporate values of community, customer experience, integrity and teamwork.”
Winners were announced in a special edition magazine published by The Winnipeg Free Press.
Westman Communications Group is the operating name for Westman Media Cooperative Ltd., a customer-owned cooperative, which operates cable systems in 37 communities. Westman is a leader in communication services including cable TV, Internet and phone. Westman also owns and operates local radio stations Q Country 91.5 FM and 94.7 STAR FM, which broadcast throughout Western Manitoba. Westman is proud of its strong commitment to its customers and the communities it serves.