Active's Darren Riley, SVP International Media and Account Management is a proud member of Forbes Business Council, the foremost growth and networking organization for successful business owners and leaders worldwide. Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.
Active Canada is recognized as one of Canada’s Most Admired™ Corporate Cultures for 2019 and 2020. The award is presented by Waterstone Human Capital and recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage. Active is one of 40 winners nationally, and one of 10 winners in its category.
Active International has been named one of the Best Workplaces™ in Canada for 2020 and 2021 by Great Place to Work® Institute Canada. This award is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about the workplace experience. Active currently ranks #17 in our category.
Active International ranked among top workplaces for Women in 2020 and 2021, based on achieving the top Trust Index scores from female employees. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work- Certified™ in the past year, have a minimum of 15 female employees, and at least 90% of employees must agree that people are treated fairly, regardless of their gender.
Active International ranked among top workplaces in Ontario for 2020. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™, be headquartered in Ontario, and have at least 10 employees working in the province that participated in the Great Place to Work® Trust Index survey. From there, the organizations with the top Trust Index scores are chosen.
Active International ranked among top workplaces for Today's Youth for 2020. To be eligible for this list, at least 30% of employees must fit the Millennial or younger demographics and they must have minimum 90% positive response to the statement "I am treated fairly regardless of my age". Great Place to Work® determined the best based the overall Trust Index score from the youth working in the organization.
Active International ranked among top workplaces in Professional Services for 2020. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™ and work primarily in the Professional Services Industry (offering customized, knowledge-based services to clients). From there, the organizations with the top Trust Index scores are chosen.
Active International Canada has been named a 2019 Best Workplaces™ for Millennials by Great Place to Work®, after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute Canada. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™ with at least 30% of their employees in the Millennial demographic (born after 1980), and they must have minimum 90% positive response to the statement "I am treated fairly regardless of my age".
From 2017 - 2020 Active has attained the designation of an Employee Recommended Workplace. This initiative is run by Morneau Shepell in collaboration with the Globe and Mail, and recognizes excellence in achieving a healthy, engaged and productive workforce. It is the only award of its kind that is based entirely on feedback from employees.
In 2020 and 2021, Active International was recognized on the Career Directory's list of Canada's Best Employers for Recent Graduates. Each year, the editorial team at the Canada's Top 100 Employers project reviews thousands of employers to determine the academic qualifications they actively seek in young job-seekers. The result is a wonderful resource that helps students and new graduates find jobs that make the most of their university degree or college diploma.
Active International is a member of the Canadian Marketing Association (CMA). The CMA is the voice of the marketing profession in Canada, providing a forum for members to engage in thought-leadership discussions, participate in professional development offerings and contribute to an environment where consumers are protected and businesses can thrive.
Active International is a member of the Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada (FHCP). The FHCP is a result of a formal merger between Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) and Consumer Health Products Canada. FHCP is the voice of industry on many issues of importance to Canadians including food and product safety; helping to bring innovative products to market including healthier-for-you options; promoting environmental stewardship; product labelling, and working to ensure the competitiveness of our industry so that Canadians have choice and ready access to world-leading safe and innovative products.
Active International is a member of The Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada (IAB Canada). The IAB Canada is the national voice and thought leader of the Canadian interactive marketing and advertising industry. They are the only trade association exclusively dedicated to the development and promotion of the digital marketing and advertising sector in Canada. As a not-for-profit association, IAB Canada represents over 250 of Canada’s most respected advertisers, ad agencies, media companies, service providers, educational institutions and government associations.
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