OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), a leading designer and manufacturer of
specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies, today announced that President
and CEO, Wilson R. Jones has won a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award
honoring the Top CEOs in 2018. Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job
and recruiting sites, released its annual report recognizing the Top
CEOs, which highlights top leaders that employees love working for in
countries throughout North America and parts of Europe. Among chief
executives recognized by employees in the U.S., Wilson Jones received an
approval rating of 93% based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews team
members from Oshkosh Corporation shared on Glassdoor throughout the past
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Oshkosh Corporation President & CEO, Wilson Jones, has received a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award honoring the Top CEOs in 2018. (Photo: Business Wire)
“On behalf of our Oshkosh Corporation Family, we are honored to have an
amazing leader in Wilson. He makes a difference in our company, our
communities, and for our team members by focusing on growing our People
First culture. We are especially proud of this award because it’s based
on feedback from our current team members and former team members,” said
Robert H. Sims, Oshkosh Corporation Chief Human Resources Officer.
“Thanks to Wilson’s vision and leadership, all of our businesses are
positioned for future success as we continue to strengthen our People
First culture each day.”
“Winning a Glassdoor Top CEO award is a true acknowledgement of
exceptional leadership, as it reflects the opinions of the employees who
work with a chief executive every day. I congratulate all of this year’s
winners on this significant achievement,” said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor
co-founder and CEO. “It can be a real recruiting advantage to have a
top-rated CEO at the helm of a company who has strong support from his
or her employees. The best CEOs are inspiring, trustworthy, innovative
and can be great motivators for people to bring their best selves to
When team members submit reviews about their company on Glassdoor, they
are asked to rate various factors about their employment experience,
including their overall satisfaction and other workplace attributes like
senior management. As part of these ratings, employees are also asked to
rate whether they approve, disapprove or are neutral about the job their
CEO is doing. Among the 770,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the
average CEO approval rating is 69%; and Jones has a rating of 93%.
Oshkosh Corporation’s Wilson Jones was the only leader headquartered in
Wisconsin to reach the top 100. In addition to this award, Oshkosh
Corporation was also named a Glassdoor 2018 Best Place to Work, one of
the World’s Most Ethical Companies and a Military Friendly Employer.
See the complete list of all Top CEOs in 2018:
About Oshkosh Corporation
Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation is more than 100 years strong and
continues to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh brings
together a unique set of integrated capabilities and diverse end markets
that, when combined with the Company’s MOVE strategy and positive
long-term outlook, illustrate why Oshkosh is a different integrated
global industrial. The Company is a leader in designing, manufacturing
and servicing a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire &
emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies under the
brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™,
CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®.
Today, Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500 Company with manufacturing
operations on four continents. Its products are recognized around the
world for quality, durability and innovation and can be found in more
than 150 countries. As a different integrated global industrial, Oshkosh
is committed to making a difference for team members, customers,
shareholders, communities and the environment. For more information,
please visit www.oshkoshcorporation.com.
®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release are
trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.
Glassdoor is one of the largest job and recruiting sites in the world
today. Set apart by the tens of millions of reviews and insights
provided by employees and candidates, Glassdoor combines all the jobs
with this valuable data to make it easy for people to find a job that is
uniquely right for them.
As a result, Glassdoor helps employers hire truly informed candidates at
scale through effective recruiting solutions like job advertising and
employer branding products. Launched in 2008, Glassdoor now has reviews
and insights for more than 770,000 companies in more than 190 countries.
For labor market trends and analysis, visit Glassdoor Economic Research.
For company news and career advice and tips, visit the Glassdoor Blog
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Source: Oshkosh Corporation