Awards received by Domtar
Over the years, Domtar has been recognized on numerous occasions for its leadership, constant efforts in sustainability and occupational health and safety, as well as best employer. Here is an overview of recent awards we have received.
Awarded by GPTW - 2019
Domtar received certification as a Great Place To Work® (GPTW) based on a confidential, externally-run survey of U.S. employees in Pulp & Paper and Corporate functions. Results were evaluated by the Great Place to Work organization – along with an analysis of our employee programs and policies – comparing Domtar to some of the best employee-ranked companies around the world.
Awarded by Forbes - 2019
Domtar was named by Forbes as one of Canada’s Best Employers, based on the confidential results of a survey conducted by market research company Statista. Domtar is ranked 151 out of 300 companies across 25 industries.
Awarded by the Business Journal – 2018 & 2019
The Business Journal's annual Healthiest Employers Awards program honors local companies with outstanding health and wellness initiatives. Domtar was honored to receive the award for our businesses in greater Charlotte, NC (Rock Hill, SC; Fort Mill, SC), Raleigh, NC and St. Louis, MO.
Awarded by the Charlotte Business Journal - 2018
The Charlotte Business Journal’s Most Admired CEO program awards local leaders who have a strong vision for their companies, have shown commitment to culture in the workplace and made significant contributions to the community. Domtar's CEO, John Williams won the award for Public Company.
Awarded by Forbes - 2018
The ranking, which was compiled in collaboration with online research firm Statista, highlights 300 companies operating in Canada that have won the endorsement of their workers. Statista surveyed 8,000 Canadians working for large firms and institutions—those with 500 or more employees—in 25 industry sectors, asking them whether they would recommend their employers on a scale of 0 through 10, with 10 being the most positive. Respondents were surveyed through online access panels—not through their employers—and their gender, age, region, education level and ethnicity was representative of Canadian employees in general. Domtar is #186 on the list.
Awarded by Corporate Register - 2018
Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report won in these two categories: Creativity in Communication and Openness & Honesty -
For the CRRA'18 Creativity in Communication category, voters were asked to choose the report that was a real pleasure to read, while at the same time getting its message across using creativity as a defining factor. CRRA'18 Openness & Honesty category, voters were asked to choose the report in which the company comes 'clean', telling both the good and bad news in a manner that convinces the reader a balanced picture is being presented.
Awarded by Kentucky's Labor Cabinet - 2018
Labor Cabinet Deputy Secretary Mike Nemes visited Domtar Mill in Hawesville to present a Governor’s Safety and Health Award for the 1,111,576 production hours worked without a lost-time incident by employees.
Awarded by the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce - 2018
The chamber specifically noted the mill's agility and innovation around new product development and its close relationships with customers as driving factors in its continued viability in a competitive industry.
Awarded by Skillsoft
My Knowledge Tree, Domtar's online university, has been honored again with Innovation Awards by Skillsoft and SumTotal, industry leaders in corporate learning.
Domtar was named a winner in the Compliance and Ethics Excellence category and received honorable mention in the Creating an Impact category, which recognizes companies for developing and implementing best-in-class integrated learning and talent programs, utilizing My Knowledge Tree and the performance management system.
Awarded by Skillsoft
SkillSoft, our Learning Management System provider for My Knowledge Tree and a global leader in corporate learning, recognized Domtar with an Innovation Award.
This award honors an organization that develops and implements best-in-class integrated learning and/ or talent programs that demonstrate strong results. Programs feature innovation to overcome challenges and realize success.
Domtar's award honors our Growing as a Supervisor program, a blend of in-person and online training that is bringing skills to frontline supervisors, who are crucial to the success of our manufacturing system.
Awarded by Skillsoft
Skillsoft, the world's largest provider of training, recognized Domtar recently for the company's use of My Knowledge Tree to successfully engage employees in training and development, as well as compliance.
Domtar received Honorable Mention in Compliance and Ethics Excellence, thanks to the thousands of employees who utilized online training and development courses and the team that has implemented the program.
Awarded by Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada (PAPTAC) - 2017
This award is in recognition of the mill's highest level of engagement with respect to environmental protection in the Canadian pulp and paper industry. Windsor Mill received this award because of its commitment to and progress toward improving its sustainability performance, including beneficially reusing 91 percent of manufacturing byproducts, generating more than 90 percent of energy from renewable resources and using 50 percent certified fiber in pulp and paper production.
Awarded by Pensions & Investments (P&I) - 2017
Given by Pensions & Investments (P&I), an international newspaper on money management, the Eddy Awards were created to identify and reward the best practices in providing investment and retirement education to defined contribution (DC) plan participants, in the USA and in Canada.
Awarded by the State of Arkansas - 2017
The award requires significant investments in safety systems and heightened attention to workplace procedures, in addition to appropriate personal protective equipment.
Awarded by Quill - 2017
Quill.com, one of the largest online suppliers of office supplies honored Domtar with the award for creative new product designs and packaging concepts, which resulted in sales growth and customer satisfaction.
Awarded by St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspaper - 2017
The newspaper chooses winners based on a survey of more than 35,000 people. HDIS has won this award for six consecutive years.