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Ryan Named a Best Workplace in Consulting and Professional Services by FORTUNE

Press Release Feb 23, 2017

Ryan Named One of the Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services by FORTUNE

Dallas, TexasRyan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect and property tax practices in North America, was named one of the Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services by FORTUNE and Great Place to Work®. This award recognizes Ryan’s pioneering work culture within the professional services industry, redefining the workplace with innovative programs that attract and retain the industry’s top talent. Ryan’s selection as a top employer in the consulting and professional services industry follows many other FORTUNE workplace recognitions, including the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®, the FORTUNE 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, FORTUNE 100 Best Workplaces for Women, and the number one ranking in the FORTUNE 50 Best Workplaces for Flexibility.

“We are committed to making Ryan the superior workplace for the most talented tax services professionals in the industry,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “I thank all of our associates for this honor and their continued trust, dedication, and unwavering commitment to client service excellence and results.”

The Best Workplaces list is compiled from results drawn from surveys of 36,750 employees who assessed their firms’ on various categories, including leadership, benefits, and work-life balance. Ryan stood apart from its peers on questions assessing professional development and the ability of its leadership, and also received higher scores on its benefits and community involvement.

“It’s no secret that the value of a professional services organization lies in its people,” said Great Place to Work Executive Vice President, Kim Peters. “The Best Workplaces invest in their staff’s knowledge and wellbeing, creating a high degree of trust that’s reflected in their work for clients.” 

About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework and expertise needed to create, sustain and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work produces the annual FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® and a series of Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists, including lists for millennials, women, diversity, small and medium companies, and over a half dozen different industries.

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