Boardwalk Rental Communities

Boardwalk Rental Communities

October 14, 2010 13:59 ET

Boardwalk Named One of Western Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2010) - Boardwalk is pleased to announce they have been honoured as a Western Canada winner of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™. This annual awards program recognizes leading Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

Marty Parker, President and CEO, Waterstone Human Capital said, "This award recognizes the importance of great workplaces, but more importantly – great workplaces where culture impacts performance. That's what sets this award apart."

Boardwalk prides itself on being a values-based organization focusing on integrity, teamwork and Customer Service. "We strive to provide a safe and respectful work environment that attracts, supports, develops and recognizes high-performing and innovative team members", said Sam Kolias, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Boardwalk. "Our Associates' commitment to our corporate culture, our Customers and their fellow Associates makes Boardwalk a great place to work and to live", Kolias adds.

Boardwalk was chosen from 276 eligible nominated organizations and 98 finalists. The list of the National Top Ten winners will be announced in November.

About Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™:

Since 2005, the Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™ program has recognized leading Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage. This popular program begins in the spring of each year with the Canadian Corporate Culture Study™ and culminates in regional and national awards events. Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures ™ is founded and presented by Waterstone Human Capital, a leading professional recruitment, executive search and human resource consulting services firm based in Toronto. www.canadasmostadmired.com.

About Boardwalk:

Boardwalk Rental Communities is Canada's friendliest owner/operator of multi-family rental communities. Boardwalk currently owns and operates in excess of 230 properties with 35,686 rental units totaling approximately 30 million net rentable square feet, and employs over 1,500 Associates. Boardwalk's portfolio is concentrated in the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Quebec. Additional information about Boardwalk Rental Communities can be found at www.bwalk.com.

Contact Information

  • Boardwalk Rental Communities
    Zoe Geddes-Soltess
    Corporate Communications Coordinator
    (403) 206-6808
    zgeddes-soltess@bwalk.com