Zurich, October 2008 – The Park Hyatt Zurich was awarded with the third rank at the CASH Employers’ Award 2008 on October 8, 2008. With this honor, the company may position itself among the best employers in Switzerland. On the initiative of staff, the five-star hotel participated for the first time in the CASH survey and placed themselves, owing to excellent results, in the top three. In direct comparison with other participants, Park Hyatt Zurich surprised with outstanding results.
The hotel was evaluated “above average” in various categories, for example in departmental and company structures, corporate strategy, cooperation within the firm, employee promotion and support as well as adaptability of the enterprise. Kurt Straub, General Manager, is very proud that the hotel and his exceptional team won the award.
Cash Employers’ Award
With the Employers’ Award, CASH wants to give Swiss companies with more than 100 employees the possibility of acquiring important information about the commitment of their employees and the present state of the organizational conditions that influence their performance. This survey is the only public study conducted in Switzerland in which employees assess their own employers. Contrary to conventional surveys, all that counts here is the opinion of those who experience, on a daily basis, how a company treats its staff. Eighty-one companies from various economic sectors participated in the CASH Employers’ Award 2008 and 45,585 employees completed questionnaires to rate their employer.
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About Global Hyatt Corporation
Global Hyatt Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is one of the world’s premier hotel companies. The hotels owned, operated, managed or franchised by its subsidiaries provide authentic hospitality to guests in 45 countries through a passionate commitment to personalized service, cultural relevance, and the environment. Global Hyatt subsidiaries own, operate, manage or franchise more than 365 hotels and resorts worldwide under the Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt Resorts™, Grand Hyatt®, Park Hyatt®, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt Summerfield Suites® and Andaz™ brands with additional properties under development on five continents. Global Hyatt Corporation is also the owner of Hyatt Vacation Ownership, Inc., operator of Hyatt Vacation Club®. The success of Global Hyatt is driven by the commitment and energy of the approximately 90,000 men and women around the world who provide exceptional service to hotel guests. From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for any Hyatt hotel worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234 or visiting www.hyatt.com.
Marketing & Communications Manager
Park Hyatt Zurich
Telephone: +41 43 883 1005
Fax: +41 43 883 1020