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Yum! Brands Named 2014 Best Restaurant Company in Canada by Great Place to Work®

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

For the second year in a row, Yum! Brands is being recognized as one of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by Great Place to Work.

In the 2014 rankings, Yum! placed 15th overall and was the top restaurant company, outperforming both Starbucks and McDonald's. Yum! also claimed the 24th spot with regard to being a Great Place to Work for women.

"Positivity, passion and focus fuels our brands and our team," said Nicolas Burquier, KFC General Manager. "Our team is called upon to be extraordinary every day. That creates an exciting culture and team spirit that inspires our people and is the reason Yum! Canada truly is a Great Place to Work."

The Yum! Canada team enjoys many cultural benefits that include a flexible work environment, competitive health and retirement programs, a contemporary and collaborative Restaurant Support Center, comprehensive wellness programs and numerous training opportunities offered both on campus and externally to advance career and personal growth.

"We know that people don't just play a role in our success – they are the reason for our success," said Richard Wallis, Pizza Hut General Manager. "Our team rallies around the How We Win Together principles to lay the groundwork for the way we team together and achieve together."

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