Zoom’s Founder & CEO, Eric S. Yuan, Named #1 CEO on Glassdoor
Today Zoom announced that our founder and CEO, Eric S. Yuan, has won a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award honoring the Top CEOs in 2018. Yuan is the #1 CEO of a large company on Glassdoor, with 99% employee approval. Zoom has a 4.9/5 star approval rating and 96% positive employee recommendations on Glassdoor.
Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites, released its annual report recognizing the top CEOs, which highlights leaders employees most love working for in companies throughout North America and parts of Europe. Among the chief executives recognized by employees in the U.S., Yuan received the top approval rating based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews that Zoom employees shared on Glassdoor throughout the past year.
When employees submit reviews about their company on Glassdoor, they are asked to rate various factors about their employment experience, including their senior management and CEO. Among the 770,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the average CEO approval rating is 69 percent.
“What an incredible honor to receive such a recognition from my employees,” said Eric. “I am humbled not just by the award, but by the hard work and dedication that they demonstrate at Zoom every day. This award represents the culture that they have built as much as it does any achievement on my part. Thank you to each and every one of them.”
“Winning a Glassdoor Top CEO award is a true acknowledgement of exceptional leadership, as it reflects the opinions of the employees who work with a chief executive every day. I congratulate all of this year’s winners on this significant achievement,” said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor co-founder and CEO. “It can be a real recruiting advantage to have a top-rated CEO at the helm of a company who has strong support from his or her employees. The best CEOs are inspiring, trustworthy, innovative and can be great motivators for people to bring their best selves to work.”