Arab Construction World – January 2011Kryton International Inc. has been named the best Manufacturing, Construction and Distribution company to work for in British Columbia. The company also secured second place in the Top 10 Overall category for all businesses in BC.
This is Kryton’s third consecutive year of being recognized by BCBusiness Magazine and MindField Group. Vancouver based Kryton develops, manufactures and markets products designed to waterproof, repair and protect concrete structures.
The company was honored at the 2010 Best Companies to Work For in BC Awards Gala on Tuesday night at The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.
“This is one of the best programs that BC has to offer and every company that enters the program is owed a round of applause as they all demonstrated their commitment to creating great companies to work for,” says Kari Yuers, CEO of Kryton.
Yuers credits the company’s staff around the world for earning the recognition and says she owes them thanks.
“Our two awards are a reflection of the tremendous hard work and commitment of more than 70 staffs both here in BC and across our global markets,” adds Yuers. “I am just the person who accepts the hard work but they are the ones who do the heavy lifting, year in and year out. It’s because of them that Kryton is a great place to work.”
Founded in 1973, Kryton has grown to be a multi-million dollar company with offices, distribution partners and manufacturing facilities around the globe. It is a family-run business that employs a team of 75 chemists, engineers, marketing and support staff worldwide. Kryton’s products can be found in projects as diverse and iconic as Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands to critical infrastructure developments in the Middle East, China and North America. The variety of projects all contribute to a building Kryton’s unique global company and culture.