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CGI receives two top honors—Great Place to Work® and Top Employer Canada—for workplace practices across Canada

Montréal, Quebec, February 28, 2018 -  

CGI (TSX: GIB.A) (NYSE: GIB) is pleased to announce that its operations in Canada have received two prestigious employment-related certifications—Great Place to Work® and Top Employer Canada—for providing an outstanding work environment across Canada.  

CGI was certified as a Great Place to Work® in Canada after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by the Great Place to Work® Institute Canada. This certification is based on an extensive and anonymous survey of CGI professionals about their workplace experience. Survey respondents cited the following reasons for why CGI is a great place to work:

  • They trust their leadership team to lead a successful business.
  • As new professionals, they feel welcome when they join the organization.
  • They feel they are treated fairly regardless of their identity.

In addition, CGI was certified as a Top Employer Canada 2018 for the third year in a row. The annual international research conducted by the Top Employers Institute evaluates the employee conditions of leading employers around the world, measuring their work environments against rigorous international standards. CGI was recognized in Canada for its exceptional workforce planning, career and succession management, culture, learning and development, and leadership development.

“At CGI, our most important asset is our people,” said Mark Boyajian, President of CGI’s operations in Canada. “It’s the commitment and talent of our professionals that enable us to successfully partner with clients in transforming their businesses for the digital world. Our professionals have a long track record of delivering innovative services and solutions that help our clients drive performance and growth. We’re proud to provide a work environment that enables our professionals to flourish, make a real difference and build the future with us, all while benefitting from the value they create.”  

For more information on CGI’s latest career opportunities, please visit the company’s career page.

About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services and certification programs, Great Place to Work® recognizes the Best Workplaces™ across the world in a series of national lists, including those published by Fortune magazine (USA) and The Globe & Mail (Canada). Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework and expertise needed to create, sustain and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Follow Great Place to Work® at and on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada

About Top Employers
The Top Employers Institute globally certifies excellence in the conditions that employers create for their people. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the company has recognized top employers around the world since 1991. For more information, visit

About CGI
Founded in 1976, CGI is the fifth largest independent end-to-end IT and business consulting services firm in the world. With approximately 72,500 professionals worldwide, CGI offers comprehensive end-to-end IT and business consulting services, systems integration as well as IT and business process outsourcing services. These services are complemented by CGI's intellectual property solutions that help clients accelerate value creation and leverage digitalization. With annual revenue of C$10.8 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Website:

For more information:

Yvonne Gibson
Vice-President, Canada Marketing & Communications
+1 416-435-0508