Attracting and retaining the best possible talent with a world-class associate experience that puts people first contributes to our overall success as a company. - Mike Fromm, Chief Human Resources Officer, Shaw Industries
DALTON, Ga. (PRWEB) July 20, 2020
Shaw Industries (Shaw) is proud to announce that the company ranked second in Elearning! Magazine’s 2020 Learning! 100 list for its comprehensive education and training efforts. Elearning! Magazine specifically recognized Shaw’s excellence in the category of Innovation for its embrace of Design Thinking culture. As the only flooring manufacturer on the list, this marks the 10th consecutive year Shaw has earned this national recognition.
Shaw provided more than one million hours of training to its associates in 2019, marking the company’s commitment to creating a better future for its customers, its people and the communities in which it operates.
“Our people are our competitive advantage, and we’re committed to empowering them through continuous training and development opportunities,” said Mike Fromm, Shaw’s chief human resources officer. “Attracting and retaining the best possible talent with a world-class associate experience that puts people first contributes to our overall success as a company.”
The Learning! 100 are comprised of 60 corporate enterprises and 40 public sector organizations that are evaluated across three criteria: Collaborative Strategies’ Collaboration Index, Darden School’s Learning Culture Index, and overall organizational performance.
About Shaw Industries
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 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 Hospitality, 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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