Shaw Industries Makes 2020 Forbes List of Best Employers in Georgia

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Shaw Industries has been named to the Forbes Best-In-State Employer for Georgia 2020, ranking 24th and marking the second consecutive year the company has made the list.

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Shaw creates a workplace experience where associates take care of each other, which leads to us creating a better future for our families, communities, and customers. We are honored to be recognized by Forbes again this year. - Torrance Ford, Vice President, Talent Management, Shaw Industries

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) has been named to the Forbes Best-In-State Employer for Georgia 2020, ranking 24th and marking the second consecutive year the company has made the list.

“Our people are what makes Shaw an amazing place to work,” says Torrance Ford, vice president of talent management at Shaw Industries. “Each day, more than 20,000 individuals come together as a team to create and deliver world-class flooring solutions. Shaw creates a workplace experience where associates take care of each other, which leads to us creating a better future for our families, communities, and customers. We are honored to be recognized by Forbes again this year.”

Forbes and Statista selected America’s Best-in-State Employers based on an independent survey of approximately 80,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 500 people in their U.S. operations. The surveys were administered using a series of online panels and provide a representative sample of the U.S. workforce. Direct and indirect employee recommendations were evaluated on a state level.

The study assessed each company according to Atmosphere & Development, Company Image, Working Conditions, Salaries & Wages, and Diversity.

For more information on how to begin a promising career at Shaw, visit shawinc.com/careers.

About Shaw Industries
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are more than 20,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with more than $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, India, Mexico, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, or to join our industry-leading team, visit http://www.shawinc.com.

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