Canadian Internet Registration Authority ranks as one of Canada’s best small and medium sized employers

Ottawa-based operator of the .CA domain receives platinum ranking in annual survey from Aon

 Ottawa, ON – November 10, 2016 – Aon, a major global human resources consultancy, today announced that the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) has again reached its platinum category in its annual ranking of global employers.

This news comes at a critical time for CIRA, as the company builds momentum for its new registry services and DNS product portfolios and achieves the important milestone of 2.5 million domains under management.

CIRA works in a knowledge-intensive industry and our success is rooted in our ability to attract and retain employees that can handle the challenges of our work. We have built a company that is home to some of the best and brightest technology minds in Canada and we are focused on ensuring that our people have the freedom and resources to do their best work. We will not succeed in building a better online Canada without having first assembled the best possible team.

Byron Holland President and CEO, CIRA

This is the third consecutive year that CIRA has been recognized as a Best Small and Medium Employer by the Aon team.

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About the Canadian Internet Registration Authority

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) manages the .CA top-level domain on behalf of all Canadians. A Member-based organization, CIRA also develops and implements policies that support Canada’s Internet community, and represents the .CA registry internationally.