MINNEAPOLIS (July 25, 2013) – Today, the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal announced Polaris Industries Inc. as one of its Best Places to Work for 2013. Polaris was honored in the large company category, which includes all companies with more than 1,000 employees.
“Our employees make Polaris special. They are the engine that drives and sustains a culture deserving of this Best Places to Work honor,” said Polaris Chairman and CEO, Scott Wine. “Without people who want to learn, collaborate and grow, our success as a company would not be possible. We are grateful to have such dedicated and passionate employees, ones that make Polaris a Best Place to Work.”
The Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal will host a luncheon for honorees on August 21 at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Minneapolis, during which the individual company rankings will be revealed. The outlet will publish the final results in its August 23 issue.
This is the second consecutive year Polaris has been honored among the Best Places to Work.
Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2012 sales of $3.2 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets innovative, high quality off-road vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and the Polaris RANGER® and RZR® side-by-side vehicles, snowmobiles, motorcycles and small vehicles.
Polaris is among the global sales leaders for both snowmobiles and off-road vehicles and has established a presence in the heavyweight cruiser and touring motorcycle market with the Victory and Indian motorcycle brands. Additionally, Polaris continues to invest in the global on-road small vehicle industry with Global Electric Motorcars (GEM), Goupil Industrie SA, Aixam Mega S.A.S., and internally developed vehicles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with a complete line of Polaris and KLIM branded apparel and Polaris accessories and parts.
Polaris Industries Inc. trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PII”, and the Company is included in the S&P Mid-Cap 400 stock price index.
Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime at www.polaris.com .