Anadarko Ranks Among Nation's Top Workplaces for Second Consecutive Year
HOUSTON, TX, Jan 31, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced it now
ranks third among America's Top Workplaces, up from its fourth-place
ranking in 2012, according to the second annual National Top
Workplaces list as compiled by WorkplaceDynamics, an independent
employee survey provider. Anadarko also topped Houston's Top
Workplaces for each of the last three years, and was named Denver's
Top Workplace in 2012, according to WorkplaceDynamics.
"It is a humbling honor to be recognized among the nation's top-five
workplaces for the second consecutive year," said Anadarko President
and CEO Al Walker. "The results of these independent surveys confirm
that our core values of servant leadership, integrity and trust, and
open communication continue to differentiate Anadarko's workforce,
and create an empowering and rewarding environment for our employees.
Our employees share a great sense of satisfaction to work in an
industry that safely provides an essential product for the health and
welfare of the world, while creating jobs, spurring economic growth
and enhancing energy security."
Anadarko's National Top Workplaces ranking was based on employee
feedback as gathered by WorkplaceDynamics, which conducted
comparisons of its 2012 employee survey results from 872
organizations nationwide that employ more than 1,000 people.
Consistent with the company's previous top-five ranking,
WorkplaceDynamics again cited Anadarko's values and culture,
professional challenges, compensation, work-life balance and company
direction. The results of the WorkplaceDynamics Nation's Top
Workplaces may be viewed at www.topworkplaces.com.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation's mission is to
deliver a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders
by exploring for, acquiring and developing oil and natural gas
resources vital to the world's health and welfare. As of year-end
2011, the company had approximately 2.54 billion barrels-equivalent
of proved reserves, making it one of the world's largest independent
exploration and production companies. For more information about
Anadarko and APC Flash Feed updates, please visit www.anadarko.com.
Founded in 2006, WorkplaceDynamics is the
fastest-growing employee survey provider in the United States. Based
on their "on-demand" employee survey, last year they surveyed more
than 5,000 organizations, polled 1.7 million people and handled more
than a million employee responses.
SOURCE: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
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