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Ryan Selected as “50 Most Engaged Workplaces in the United States” Award Winner

Press Release Sep 12, 2011

Dallas, Texas – Ryan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect tax practice in North America, today announced that the Firm has been named one of the “50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in the United States” by I Love Rewards, the leader in employee rewards and recognition solutions. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their employees while creating a positive, thriving work environment. Ryan was selected based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™, which include communication, leadership, culture, rewards and recognition, professional and personal growth, accountability and performance, vision and values, and corporate social responsibility.

The Firm’s innovative myRyan work environment changed the measurement of work performance from hours worked to results achieved and has earned international recognition and numerous accolades. Ryan rolled out myRyan in August 2008 as a major culture shift designed to reach even higher levels of client service and employee satisfaction. Since its inception, myRyan has delivered tremendous dividends for the Firm, its clients, and its employees. Ryan has dramatically improved employee retention and satisfaction, while demonstrating solid year-over-year revenue growth. Most importantly, Ryan employees have achieved the highest client satisfaction ratings in the history of the Firm, while enjoying the freedom to meet the competing demands of work and life.

"We are honored to be recognized for our commitment to employee engagement and workplace innovation," said G. Brint Ryan, CEO and Managing Principal of Ryan. "We are proud to lead our industry into a new era of business productivity and client service excellence built on workplace flexibility and a commitment to the professional and personal growth of our associates."

Ryan will be recognized and honored at the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards gala on October 26, 2011 in San Francisco.

About I Love Rewards
I Love Rewards is an employee recognition solution that helps companies recognize brilliant performance and empowers employees to choose their own rewards. Unlike traditional service award programs, I Love Rewards creates authentic moments of recognition that resonate with workers of every generation. I Love Rewards' clients include 3M, Eli Lilly, Marriott, ConAgra Foods, and Health Now.

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,800 professionals and associates serves over 30,000 clients in more than 80 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


Melodie Elliott
Director, Content and Communications Marketing