View all news

MAXIMUS Subsidiary DeltaWare Recognized as Top Employer

06/17/2010

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, is proud to report that its subsidiary, DeltaWare Systems (DeltaWare), has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2010. This marks the third human resources distinction DeltaWare has received this year, having also been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers.

DeltaWare, which was acquired by MAXIMUS earlier this year, was the only Prince Edward-based company to be recognized for this award and was specifically commended by the review committee for excellence in a number of areas, including its:

  • Employee sports teams
  • Co-op and summer programs designed for university students
  • Professional and interpersonal mentoring
  • Generous vacation allowance and flexible work hours
  • On-campus recruitment programming
  • Tuition and professional accreditation subsidization programs
  • A lively calendar of organized social events for young employees

Published annually since 2001, the Canada’s Top Employers for Young People competition is administered by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. This award is designed to recognize those employers that offer the best benefits for young workers and lead in attracting and retaining younger employees through career management and advancement programs.

“While we pride ourselves on being an exemplary employer, we are particularly proud of this award because it indicates a commitment to employees at all levels,” commented DeltaWare founder and CEO Ed Lawlor. “Here at DeltaWare, we recognize the importance of our youngest employees in driving the company toward future success.”

Richard Montoni, President and CEO of MAXIMUS, expressed similar sentiments. “We believe our employees are our greatest asset, and I am glad to see that belief reflected in the recognition of DeltaWare as a top employer. As we continue to grow and expand, our employees play a critical role in our success.”

About DeltaWare

DeltaWare is a Canadian-based Information Technology company located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Over the past 18 years of operation, DeltaWare has built a solid reputation as a leader in the eHealth and e-Business fields, and was acquired by MAXIMUS in February 2010. Since that time, DeltaWare has been an important contributor to the Company’s BPO capabilities and the eHealth and drug information systems market.

About MAXIMUS

MAXIMUS is a leading provider of government services worldwide and is devoted to providing health and human services program management and consulting services to its clients. The Company has more than 6,500 employees located in more than 220 offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, and Israel. Additionally, MAXIMUS is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P SmallCap 600 Index.

MAXIMUS
Lisa Miles, 800-MAXIMUS x11637

Multimedia Files:

Categories: Press Releases
View all news