Chicago, IL – GPA proudly announces that they have been awarded the prestigious designation of Best Workplace in the Americas for 2013 by the Printing Industries of America for their exemplary human resource practices.
“Being named Best Workplace for our seventh year is a tremendous honor since it recognizes the positive environment we strive to create for our employees, and our culture of personal and professional growth. Our people are a huge part of our company’s success, this achievement should serve to reinforce our commitment to them,” said Heather Jenkins, SPHR, Director of Human Resources for GPA.
Run by the Printing Industries of America (PIA), this award program uses over 300 metrics to compare GPA’s human relations programs and policies to other companies in the graphic arts industry. A panel of highly respected HR professionals with decades of experience in the graphic arts industry reviewed the submissions. All applicants were judged on eight criteria: Management Practices, Work Environment, Training and Development, Financial Security, Workplace Health and Safety, Work-Life Balance, Recognition and Rewards, and Health and Wellness Programs.
GPA is the premier source for specialty substrates and solutions for offset and digital printing. Products include coated and uncoated papers, pressure sensitive and specialty papers, synthetic films and substrates exclusively engineered for HP Indigo and other digital presses. GPA is an HP Indigo Preferred Partner and a Diamond Partner of Dscoop (Digital Solutions Cooperative). For more information on GPA or the products it offers, visit www.askgpa.com or contact GPA Customer Support at 800-395-9000.