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Ryan Named to Cool Places to Work in Michigan List for the Second Time

Press Release Sep 16, 2016

Dallas, TexasRyan, a leading global tax services firm, has been named to the 2016 Cool Places to Work in Michigan. The biannual list of “Cool Places to Work” was created by Crain’s Detroit Business and Best Companies Group. This prestigious survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Michigan, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce, and businesses.

“We are honored to once again be recognized as one of Michigan’s best employers, and I sincerely thank our Michigan associates for their pride in Ryan’s work culture,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “Our unique work environment offers incredible employee freedom and flexibility, and our associates continue to respond by delivering exceptional client service and results.”

Organizations from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Cool Places to Work in Michigan. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The combined scores determined the top organizations and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration, survey, and analysis process and determined the final rankings.

For more information on the Cool Places to Work in Michigan program, visit

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
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