YONKERS, N.Y. -- SmartCEO recently announced the winners of its 2015 Corporate Culture Awards, and Progressive Computing of Yonkers was among the 40 honorees.
The Corporate Culture Awards celebrate companies in Greater New York that have successfully championed a positive, productive and performance-driven culture, and have worked with their employees to develop successful cultural practices.
The winners were profiled in the November/December issue of "SmartCEO" magazine and celebrated at an awards ceremony at BNY Mellon in New York City.
"We are extremely honored to be one of the recipients of the 2015 SmartCEO Corporate Culture Award,' said Robert Patterson, director of Sales and Marketing at Progressive Computing. "We work with all of our team members to create a positive and productive environment that translates into optimum results for the company and our customers."
Ugo Chiulli, chief visionary officer, and the rest of the Progressive Computing team work to promote a message and attitude of togetherness in the workplace. The company has focused on maintaining a culture rooted in teamwork and family. Employees receive fully-paid health benefits, profit sharing, significant time off, and are given the opportunity to work from home as needed. The normal workday for Progressive Computing staff starts at 9 a.m. and runs until 6 p.m. without exception, and employees are expected to be on call only once every 10 weeks, which is extremely rare in the IT industry.