Vigilant Global named one of Montreal’s top 20 employers for 2014

by Adelaide Z  |  February 5, 2014

Montreal, QC – February 5, 2014 The Montreal Gazette today announced its top 20 employers for 2014 and named Vigilant Global one of Montreal’s top employers. Vigilant Global, an IT and R&D firm specializing in high-performance systems for financial markets, has appeared on Montreal’s top 20 employer list for the last three consecutive years.

“At Vigilant, we are always striving for the best, pushing the boundaries of what we can achieve technologically. We also take the time to reward and ensure the happiness of our dedicated employees who make our success possible. We do all we can to treat everyone here as part of the Vigilant family, so it is an honor to be recognized with this award once again,” said Arvind Ramanathan, co-founder and managing director of Vigilant Global.

The company offers employees many unconventional benefits such as catered breakfast and lunches, organic grocery subsidy, and parental leave top-up payments. Vigilant strives to stay ahead of market compensation and benefits packages to attract and retain quality talent.

Montreal’s Top 20 Employers are selected from submissions made to the Canada Top 100 Employers list, organized by Mediacorp Canada. The editors of Canada’s Top 100 review applicants on eight key areas; (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement.

More information about Montreal’s Top 20 Employers is available online at

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