Forbes Names Zoetis One of America's Best Employers
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS), the global leader in animal health, today announced that it has been named one of America's Best Midsize Employers in 2016 by Forbes Magazine. Zoetis is the only pharmaceutical company focused solely on animal health to make the list, and is ranked #81 out of 250 midsize companies.
"This honor is a terrific recognition of the workplace, culture and brand we have built at Zoetis since becoming an independent company in 2013," said Roxanne Lagano, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Zoetis. "Over the past three years, we have tried to create a supportive and flexible culture based on our colleagues living our Core Beliefs. That culture has contributed to the success and growth of our company, and we are especially proud that our colleagues and others are recommending Zoetis as a great employer."
Forbes determined its America's Best Employers list based on an independent survey among a sample of 30,000 American employees working for large and mid-size companies and institutions. The willingness to recommend one's own employer was used as the most important factor in the assessment. The employees were consulted anonymously through online access panels which allowed them to express their opinions. Visit Forbes.com to see the entire list of America's Best Employers for 2016.
Zoetis is committed to hiring and retaining the best and brightest employees from a variety of diverse backgrounds. The company's approach to talent planning ensures that employees have the incentives, opportunities and support to develop and advance within the organization. Zoetis has also been named among the Top Ten Companies for Working Mothers by Working Mother Magazine for the past two years. To learn more about career opportunities at Zoetis, visit www.zoetis.com/careers.
Zoetis (zô-EH-tis) is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on more than 60 years of experience in animal health, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. Zoetis serves veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals with sales of its products in more than 100 countries. In 2015, the company generated annual revenue of $4.8 billion with approximately 9,000 employees. For more information, visit www.zoetis.com.