GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a Fortune 300 technology solutions company with its US distribution headquarters located in Greenville, South Carolina, announced today that it has been named one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina for the fifth consecutive year in the large employer (250+ employee) category.
For 2015, SYNNEX was recognized for building a positive and rewarding work environment, implementing unique programs to build company-wide camaraderie, creating loyal associates who believe in its mission, and fostering a team-focused environment across the organization. SYNNEX was recognized on August 6, 2015, at the Best Places to Work in South Carolina awards ceremony in Columbia, SC.
"We are very proud to be named one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina for the fifth year in a row," said Peter Larocque, President, North American Technology Solutions, SYNNEX Corporation. "At SYNNEX, we take great pride in implementing programs that build camaraderie throughout our organization, and we are glad to know how much our associates value our efforts. The success we have achieved as a company would not be possible without their continued service and commitment to driving results."
The SYNNEX Greenville office is currently undergoing a $6.5 million expansion that will allow the company to hire 150 additional full-time associates to address its fast-paced growth. Earlier this year, SYNNEX announced that its Fortune 500 ranking of the largest US companies advanced 40 positions to #220. The company recently celebrated 112 consecutive profitable quarters, equating to 28 years of consecutive profitability.
SYNNEX supports philanthropies throughout the state including Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, March of Dimes March for Babies and its own charity initiative, SYNNEX Share the Magic, which raises money for children suffering from illness, neglect or abuse and benefits Make-A-Wish South Carolina, Pendleton Place for Children and Families, A Child's Haven and Clement's Kindness. Since its inception, SYNNEX Share the Magic has raised more than $3.6 million for children in need in South Carolina.
The tenth annual Best Places to Work in South Carolina program was created by SC Biz News in partnership with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group. The survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best employers in the state of South Carolina, benefiting the state's economy, workforce, and businesses. The list is made up of 50 companies.
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in South Carolina. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data, and determined the final rankings.
SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, optimizing supply chains and providing customer care solutions for its clients. SYNNEX distributes a broad range of information technology systems and products, and also provides systems design and integration services. The Concentrix segment offers a portfolio of end-to-end outsourced services around process optimization, customer engagement strategy and back-office automation to clients in ten identified industry verticals. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX operates in 25 countries around the world. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.
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