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Ryan Named One of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Chicago

Press Release May 26, 2020

CHICAGO, IL (May 26, 2020)Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, was selected as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place to Work®. Based on employee feedback, the ranking considered over 27,000 responses and evaluated more than 60 elements of workplace experience, including the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and the level of camaraderie among the team. 

“Ryan is honored to be named as a best workplace in Chicago for the third consecutive year,” said Ginny B. Kissling, Ryan Global President and Chief Operating Officer. “We are proud of the employee-centric culture we have established, and our Chicago team members deserve to be recognized for their hard work and dedication to our clients and the Firm.”

“Best workplaces like Ryan have built powerful foundations of trust and human connection to help carry their organizations through stressful and uncertain times,” said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “This gives companies on the list a powerful opportunity not just to do well for their people, but to do well for their businesses and for Chicago.”

The Best Workplaces in Chicago is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. The best workplaces in Chicago stand out for excelling in one of the nation’s most competitive marketplaces.

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 4,700 professionals and associates serves over 29,000 clients in more than 75 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


Melodie Elliott
Director, Content & Communications Marketing