Pittsboro, NC (May 5, 2021) – Great Place to Work Institute has honored Galloway Ridge at Fearrington with certification as a Great Place to Work. The certification process considered more than 170 employee surveys from Galloway Ridge’s current workforce.  Great Place to Work, an independent research and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included employee pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that their work makes a difference, and feeling their work has special meaning. Rankings are based on employees’ experiences, no matter who they are or what they do.

“We are excited to be recognized as a Great Place to Work,” said Kim Hutter, Senior Director of Human Resources at Galloway Ridge. “Galloway Ridge is committed to attracting and retaining employees who embrace our core values of caring, commitment, empowerment and integrity.’ Under the direction of Bob Zimmer, CEO, the Employee Engagement Task Force has diligently worked on elevating the employee experience through a variety of initiatives that have included robust onboarding programs, culture training and development, and ongoing support and recognition. “We applaud Galloway Ridge for seeking certification and releasing its employees’ feedback,” said Dr. Jacquelyn Kung, of Great Place to Work’s senior care affiliate Activated Insights. “These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees’ trust and create a great workplace for high performance and overall satisfaction.”

About Galloway Ridge at Fearrington

Galloway Ridge at Fearrington is a Life Plan Community that blends Southern hospitality and cosmopolitan sophistication. Our residents enjoy vibrant, independent living as well as an array of activities and progressive health programs in a tight-knit environment where employees and neighbors alike truly care for one another. Galloway Ridge’s 62-acre campus offers 248 independent living apartments along with 52 independent living villas. The Medicare-certified health care center, The Arbor, is connected to the main building and offers 96 private rooms for assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing. To learn more about Galloway Ridge please visit gallowayridge.com

About Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small & Medium Companies, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.