Lumenera Corporation

Lumenera Corporation

October 22, 2009 07:01 ET

Lumenera Corporation Recognized as One of the National Capital Region's Top Employers for 2010

Exceptional employee programs rank company as Top 25 Employer in Ottawa, Ontario

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2009) - Lumenera Corporation, www.lumenera.com, a leading developer and manufacturer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions has been officially named by MediaCorp Canada Inc. as one of the National Capital Region's Top 25 Employers for 2010.

Employers completed an extensive application process that included a detailed review of their operations and HR practices. Employers were rated on eight key evaluation criteria: Physical Workplace; Work Atmosphere & Social; Health, Financial & Family Benefits; Vacation & Time Off; Employee Communications; Performance Management; Training & Skills Development; and Community Involvement.

A variety of special programs and best-practices in place today contributed to Lumenera's prestigious award, including: financial benefits through share purchase plan options and year-end bonuses; matching RSP plan that helps employees save for retirement; three weeks paid vacation to start, increasing to four weeks after five years tenure; training for personal and professional development; hosted social employee appreciation nights every Friday with complementary snacks, beverages and activities; and special events throughout the year that encourage team building and improve employee morale.

"I am proud that our dedication and commitment to our employees and the community have been recognized through this special designation." stated Huw Leahy, President, Lumenera Corporation. "In difficult economic times companies often cut back on items that define a great work place. We remain focused on creating a positive atmosphere that is both enjoyable and rewarding for our most valuable assets - our employees."

"We are very excited to have been chosen as a finalist in our first submission year." said Catherine Fumerton, Director of Customer Satisfaction, Lumenera Corporation. "Lumenera's fundamental belief in valuing and retaining employees forms an intricate part of all our programs. Attractive employee benefits, challenging projects and a fulfilling environment are all key to our success."

Lumenera is a growing organization with opportunities for innovative and motivated individuals. For a list of openings or for more information please visit the Lumenera website at www.lumenera.com.

About Lumenera

Lumenera Corporation, a division of Roper Industries, and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, is a leading developer and manufacturer of high performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions. Lumenera cameras are used worldwide in a diverse range of industrial, scientific and security applications.

Lumenera solutions provide unique combinations of speed, resolution and sensitivity in order to satisfy the most demanding digital imaging requirements. Lumenera customers achieve the benefit of superior price to performance ratios and faster time to market with the company's commitment to high quality, cost effective product solutions. For further information about Lumenera, please visit www.lumenera.com or call 613-736-4077. To receive Lumenera press releases as they are issued, contact us at marketing@lumenera.com.

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