Teranet Again Named Top Toronto Employer
MediaCorp Canada Inc. recognizes Teranet for developing exceptional talent
TORONTO, ON – December 9, 2019 – MediaCorp Canada Inc. announced last week that Teranet Inc. has been named one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2020 making it the fourth consecutive year in which Teranet has received this award. The annual competition recognizes the best companies in the Greater Toronto Area by evaluating work environments across several categories including training and skills development, community involvement, performance management, employee communications, health, financial, family benefits as well as vacation and compensation.
“We are very pleased to once again be named one of Toronto’s Top Employers,” said Nadim Kara, Chief Human Resources Officer, Teranet Inc. “Our leaders, led by our CEO Elgin Farewell, engage, inspire and empower employees in the pursuit of our vision and values”.
Teranet’s Top Employer award is based on a number of factors including:
- Teranet’s support of employees who are new mothers with maternity leave top-up payments, ranging from 80 per cent to 93 per cent of salary for up to 17 weeks.
- Investments in long-term employee education with tuition subsidies for courses directly and indirectly related to an employee’s role (up to $1,500 per year).
- Providing learning and growth opportunities through the Operational Excellence and Idea to Value company programs.
- Engaging in a variety of social events and celebrations throughout the year including a family picnic, bowling evening, lunches and charity drives.
“We make training investments in our staff because to have a successful business, you have to have successful people,” said Nadim Kara. “Through company supported programs such as continuous improvement efforts, operational excellence and volunteer opportunities, employees are encouraged to get involved and feel proud to work here.”
Teranet designs, develops and operates world-leading land information systems for the legal, real estate and financial services industries. Teranet is the exclusive provider of Ontario’s online property search and registration. Teranet also provides online access to Ontario’s Writs System. In Manitoba, Teranet owns and operates The Property Registry, providing certification of titles to land, maintains land records and offers reliable information of financial interests in personal property to the public. Teranet also offers a complementary suite of innovative solutions for a number of key industries, including real estate, financial services, law, and government and utilities. Teranet is wholly owned by OMERS Infrastructure, a leading global infrastructure investment manager and the infrastructure arm of the Ontario Municipal Employee Retirement System. In 2018, Teranet extended its registry services business through the acquisition of D+H Collateral Management Solutions.