November 18, 2014 // Franchising.com // GEORGETOWN, Texas - Sport Clips Haircuts has been selected as one of the Austin American-Statesman's "Top Workplaces." Based solely on feedback from employees of the company's support center, located in Georgetown, Texas, and store managers and stylists in the greater Austin area, Sport Clips Haircuts ranked seventh among mid-sized employers and was designated a "special award winner" for the training category. The complete Top Workplaces list, published on November 16, can be found here: www.statesman.com/s/business/top-workplaces/2014.
"As Sport Clips continues to grow, we maintain a continued focus on putting clients first while enhancing the lives of our team through our workplace culture," says Founder and CEO Gordon Logan. "We truly value our employees' insight and feedback, and it's thanks to their dedication and loyalty that we've been highlighted as a 'Top Workplace' in Austin."
On behalf of the Austin American-Statesman, WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a research firm on organizational health and employee engagement, conducted the fifth annual "Top Workplaces" survey. The survey was designed to recognize local employers in Greater Austin that stand for the best in leadership, vision, and an employee-centered culture, among other qualities.
Last year, more than 22,000 anonymous surveys were collected from 143 Austin-area employers, grouped into three categories based on the number of employees to compile the survey data. WorkplaceDynamics analyzed the results and came up with the list of the top 85 Austin-area employers.
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Sport Clips Haircuts is headquartered in Georgetown, Texas. It was established in 1993 and started franchising in 1995 by founder and CEO Gordon Logan. The sports-themed haircutting franchise, which specializes in haircuts for men and boys, is ranked by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top 20 "Fastest-Growing Franchises" and in the top 40 in the "Franchise 500." There are currently over 1,200 Sport Clips stores open in the U.S. and Canada. Sport Clips is the "Official Haircutter" of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), offers veterans preferential pricing on haircuts and franchises, and was named as one of the "Top Franchises for Veterans" by Franchise Business Review. Our "Help A Hero" program has raised more than $2 million to help deployed and hospitalized U.S. service members call home through the VFW's Operation Uplink™ and provide scholarships for veterans transitioning to a civilian career. Sport Clips is a proud sponsor of Joe Gibbs Racing's NASCAR drivers Denny Hamlin and Elliott Sadler, and partners with numerous NCAA and professional sports teams. To learn more about Sport Clips, visit www.sportclips.com.
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