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Great Place To Work Institute ranks SPND as no. 1 in the media industry

Sony Pictures Networks Distribution India (SPND) has won the laurels for two consecutive years and is among India’s top 50 companies to work for

BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | July 6, 2016


SPND, the distribution arm and wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN), has been ranked the No. 1 company in the media industry by the Great Place To Work Institute, for 2016. The company has won the laurels for two consecutive years and is also the only media company to feature among India’s Top 50 ‘Best Companies to Work For, 2016’.

The award was presented by the global research organisation, Great Place To Work Institute, India, in association with The Economic Times. It is a firm that assists organisations to identify, create and sustain great workplaces through the development of high-trust cultures. In its 13th edition, India's ‘Best Companies to Work For’ study attracted participation from 791 companies, ranging across 20 industries, including 20 companies from the media industry alone.

SPND undertook the Trust Index Survey that surpassed the average industry percentage of positive responses measured through five parameters -- credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie.

NP Singh NP Singh

NP Singh, CEO, Sony Pictures Networks India, said, “We are honoured to win this laurel yet again and I congratulate this outstanding team for their continuous efforts and contribution towards the organisation’s success. A company is a reflection of its people and it is a wonderful feeling when employees reciprocate the sentiment and vision that we have envisaged for the company.”

Hema Malhotra Hema Malhotra

Speaking about efforts to ensure employee satisfaction, Hema Malhotra, Director, Human Resources, Sony Pictures Networks Distribution, said, "It has been our endeavour to attract, nurture and retain talent to work in a cohesive and collaborative environment. We are proud of the SPND work culture and the holistic approach we take towards our employees’ overall well-being. We foster an environment where employees feel motivated, valued and committed to driving great results. Our employees will continue to be our most important growth drivers. It is indeed encouraging to receive this recognition yet again and we will strive to continue being an employer of choice.”

Rajesh Kaul Rajesh Kaul

“Getting recognised as the No.1 company in the media industry and receiving this honour for the second consecutive year is an incredible feeling and a moment of pride for us. It is a testament to our culture that fosters a great working environment. Our employees are our most valued asset and the reason we can accomplish our mission of exceeding expectations on every level, for our audience, our partners and the community. This recognition reflects our commitment and efforts to create fulfilling programmes and career experiences for our employees,” said Rajesh Kaul, President, Distribution and Sports Business, Sony Pictures Networks India.

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