Lake Forest, Illinois, June 13, 2017 – Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), announced today that, for the third year in a row, the company has been named to Forbes Magazine’s list of best employers in the United States. For 2017, Tenneco ranked #6 in the Automotive category (up from #8 last year) and #162 overall (up from #276 last year).
“Tenneco is pleased to again be ranked high on the Forbes annual list of best employers,” said Gregg Bolt, senior vice president of global HR and administration. “Our success would not be possible without our talented and engaged employees and we appreciate the fact that our commitment to them is recognized. We strive to routinely be ranked as one of the U.S.’s best employers.”
The Forbes findings are based on the results of online surveys gathered from 30,000 US employees. Tenneco’s placement in the list is derived from the score the company received based upon respondent’s answers to the question, “How likely are you to recommend your employer on a scale of 0 to 10?”
Tenneco is an $8.6 billion global manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and approximately 31,000 employees worldwide. Tenneco is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of clean air and ride performance products and systems for automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment markets and the aftermarket. Tenneco’s principal brand names are Monroe®, Walker®, XNOx® and Clevite®Elastomers.