The Disaster Recovery Institute(DRI) International recognized TELUS with the 2017 Response and Recovery of theYear Award for our efforts during the devastating wildfires in FortMcMurray and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Alberta in 2016.
The Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) International is the world'sleading business continuity and disaster recovery training organization. The Response and Recovery of the Year Award recognizes organizations that have successfully bounced back from a major incident using their plans, skills, andcreativity.
TELUS was recognized by BCI North America for the Most Effective Recovery of the Year award for putting customers first as catastrophic floods wreaked havoc in many communities in southern Alberta in 2013.
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for business continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals worldwide.
For the 6th consecutive year, TELUS has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers by Mediacorp. The judges selecting companies for this prestigious list highlighted a number of factors that contributed to TELUS being included. Notably, the award acknowledges our programs for recognition, pay and benefits, diversity, the advancement o fwomen, community investment and Work Styles.
World Animal Protection presented TELUS with this inaugural award that has been established to recognize long-standing supporters that have been actively engaged in our work for more than 15 years and have demonstrated their passionto live in a world where animal welfare matters and animal cruelty has ended.
The award recognizes TELUS and our team members for our support of World Animal Protection and our dedication to helping animals.
BLACKS was awarded the Excellence in Retailing Award in the Store Design category from the Retail Council of Canada. The Excellence in Retailing Awards recognize the Canadian retail industry's top achievers in a variety of categories. The 2014 submissions came from a wide range of retailers and highlighted new and creative innovations in areas ranging from Technology to Corporate Social Responsibility to Marketing and Communications.
TELUS was awarded the 2014 Golden Corporate Achievement Award, which recognizes a corporation or business partner that has provided exceptional leadership or financial support for the Canadian Cancer Society. This award acknowledges how companies have embraced the Society’s mission and become a pillar of support.
TELUS was named one of Alberta’s Ten Most Loved Brands by Ipsos and Alberta Venture Magazine in a survey of over 1,000 consumers in the province.
TELUS was named to the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI) for the14th consecutive year. The DJSI tracks the sustainability performance of the top 20 per cent of the 600 largest Canadian and United States companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.
Being included in the DJSI is an honour and every year it becomes more challenging as companies from all sectors raise the bar and refine what it means to be a leader in this space. TELUS is one of only two North American telecoms on the index and the only Canadian telco.
TELUS received a 2014 BEST award from the Association for Talent Development (ATD) for excellence in learning and development. We are one of only two organizations in the world to win the global BEST Award nine times for excellence in employee learning.
The ATD BEST awards are the training industry’s most rigorous and coveted recognition – its version of being a top 100 employer. Winners demonstrate enterprise-wide success through employee learning and development that are clearly aligned with business goals that drive execution on strategy.
Corporate Knights once again placed TELUS on its list of Canada’s 2014 50 Best Corporate Citizens. This is the 8th time TELUS has been recognized on the list, which celebrates top Canadian companies for their commitment to fostering healthy environments and responsible management of water, waste, and energy. This recognition acknowledges the numerous initiatives TELUS has undertaken in recent years. Please view our CorporateSocial Responsibility report for details.