Uponor North America named Top
100 Workplaces for 2013.
Uponor North America (Uponor) has been named one of the Top 100
Workplaces in Minnesota based on an employee-based survey
project from the Star Tribune. Uponor was ranked 16th on the
midsize company list.
acknowledgement is about organizational health and employee engagement, so the
biggest rewards are enjoyed every day by Uponorians working in a healthy and
motivating environment,” says Jyri Luomakoski, Uponor president and CEO. “The
team has not only improved the business, but also ensured that it is a place
where people want to work, creating a sustainable base for continuous success.”
Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on
employee opinions about organizational health, job expectations and employee
engagement. The analysis included responses from more than 64,300 employees at
Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.
Uponor North America President Bill Gray adds that the Star Tribune’s Top 100
Workplace recognition is a great honor. “This truly is a great place to work.
The passion and dedication that our employees bring to work every single day is
inspiring. I'm proud to work beside such a talented group of people.”
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The rankings in the Star Tribune Top 100
Workplaces are based on survey information collected by
WorkplaceDynamics, an independent company specializing in
employee engagement and retention. To qualify for the Star
Tribune Top Workplaces, a company must have more than 50
employees in Minnesota. Nearly 1,900 companies were invited
to participate. Rankings were composite scores calculated
purely on the basis of employee responses.
Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, “The
companies in the Star Tribune Top 100 Workplaces deserve
high praise for creating the very best work environments in
the state of Minnesota. My congratulations to each of these
The Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section was
published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 16, and can
also be found at
Uponor, Inc. is an award-winning provider of plumbing, fire
safety and radiant heating and cooling systems for the
residential and commercial building markets. In 2013, the
company was named Manufacturer of the Year by the
Manufacturers Alliance in addition to a Top 100 Workplace by
the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Uponor, Inc. employs 380
people at its North American headquarters in Apple Valley,
Minn. For more information, visit www.uponorpro.com,
www.uponor-usa.com or call (800) 321-4739.