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Ryan Chairman and CEO, G. Brint Ryan, Named to Glassdoor’s List of Highest Rated CEOs for 2017

Press Release Jul 05, 2017

Dallas, Texas – Ryan, a leading global tax services firm, announced that G. Brint Ryan has won the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award recognizing the Highest Rated CEOs for 2017. Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing job sites, recently released its annual report honoring the Highest Rated CEOs who employees respect and admire for their leadership qualities. When employees 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.

Mr. Ryan was ranked number 44 out of the 100 chief executives in the Top Large Company category. He was the highest ranked CEO in Dallas-Fort Worth and the second highest rated CEO in the entire state of Texas. His impressive approval rating of 93% was based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews of current and former employees throughout the past year. Comparatively, among the 700,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the average CEO approval rating is 67%. 

“CEOs tell us the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award is one of the highest honors they can receive because it truly reflects employee opinion about the job they do every day. I congratulate all of the winners on this significant honor,” said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor co-founder and CEO. “We know that CEO approval ratings correlate to overall employee satisfaction and trust in senior leadership, which contributes to long-term employee engagement, ultimately helping an employer’s recruiting and retention efforts.”

“I am honored to be included in this list of highest rated CEOs and sincerely thank the Ryan employees that made it possible,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “Their hard work and dedication are the foundation of our success, and I am proud to lead such a talented group of professionals.” 

About Glassdoor
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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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