SOURCE: Medivation


June 18, 2013 07:00 ET

Medivation Voted Among Top Workplaces in the SF Bay Area

Only Biopharmaceutical Company to Be Ranked on Bay Area News Group's Annual List

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 18, 2013) - Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that it was named among the top mid-sized companies in the San Francisco Bay Area News Group's annual Top Workplaces competition. The results of the employee survey, published in the San Jose Mercury News were featured in the most recent Top Workplaces special edition. Medivation earned number ten on the list in the mid-size category and was the only biopharmaceutical company to be ranked in this year's competition.

"Being named a Top Workplace is a tremendous honor made possible only by our incredible employees and I am thrilled they consider Medivation a terrific place to work," said David Hung, M.D., founder, president and chief executive officer of Medivation, Inc. "At Medivation, our employees are among our greatest assets and we are committed to providing an environment that reflects our values and culture."

The Bay Area News Group, owner of newspapers including the Contra Costa Times, the Oakland Tribune, and the San Jose Mercury News, partnered with Workplace Dynamics, an independent research firm, to conduct a survey of employees at 138 Bay Area companies. Employees ranked their employers on company direction, execution, career path, managers, pay and benefits.

About Medivation
Medivation, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the rapid development of novel therapies to treat serious diseases for which there are limited treatment options. Medivation aims to transform the treatment of these diseases and offer hope to critically ill patients and their families. For more information, visit

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Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Patrick Machado
    Chief Business & Financial Officer
    (415) 829-4101

    Mike Beyer (media)
    Sam Brown, Inc.
    (773) 463-4211

    Anne Bowdidge
    Sr. Director, Investor Relations
    (650) 218-6900