Fortis Earns 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™

Posted on: 04/13/23

Denver, CO – April 13, 2023


Fortis is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work®. This award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at Fortis. This year, 95% of Fortis team members said that it is a great place to work, which is 38 points higher than the average U.S. company1.


Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.


“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily – it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Vice President of Global Recognition at Great Place to Work. “It’s the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that Fortis is one of the best companies to work for in the country.”


“This is a wonderful milestone for our organization as we truly consider the experience of our people at Fortis to be our top priority every day,” said Chris Luce, Chief Executive Officer at Fortis.  “We owe our continued success as a company to our team, and we are humbled and honored to earn this incredible recognition.”


“Our culture at Fortis is one of our differentiating factors and this award is a testament to that,” added Laura Hildreth, Senior Vice President and Head of Human Resources at Fortis. “We genuinely care about our people and are proud to provide them with growth opportunities and the platform they need to accomplish their career goals with us. I am thrilled to see these results and look forward to continuing to partner with our talented team.”


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About Fortis

Fortis is a high-growth $1.3 billion commercial bank serving small- to medium-sized businesses in Colorado and Utah.  Our clients have direct access to bankers and decision-makers, who work with clients to understand their specific needs and offer customized financial solutions.  More information about Fortis is available at


About Great Place to Work Certification™

Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.


About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting, and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.


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  1. Source: Great Place to Work® 2021 U.S. National Employee Engagement Study