Canadian ICT Employer of Choice Award

The Canadian ICT Employer of Choice® Recognition Award is a national program dedicated to identifying, recognizing and promoting the best employers in the Canadian ICT industry!

There is no fee for the assessment portion of this program.

The Canadian ICT EOC Award helps create positive brand recognition and a true competitive advantage for attracting, retaining and engaging top talent. Detailed Summary Reports that provide all the guidance necessary to improve performance, lower costs and build a superior employer of choice brand. These reports are available to all participating organizations for a nominal fee. See "Reporting" section below.

Qualification Process

All participating companies must achieve a minimum of 75% on the assessment to claim the award. A weighted scoring system is used to determine the winners. The Leadership Questionnaire accounts for 30%, the HR Inventory is 20% and the Employee Commitment Survey represents 50% of the overall score. All stages of the assessment process must be fully completed and submitted on or before the indicated deadlines.


Participating companies must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Compete in the Canadian telecom market
  • Have a physical presence in Canada
  • Have 10 or more full-time employees
  • Have been in business for a minimum of ONE year
  • Private or publicly traded company

Media Partners

CCEOC Inc. has partnered with The Canadian Telecom Summit and Telecom Review North America, two industry leading media organizations, to help launch and promote the award program.

Awards will be presented at The Canadian Telecom Summit in Toronto on June 6 - 8, 2016. Award winners will also be listed in a special edition of the Telecom Review NA trade publication.

A Simple and Easy 3 Step Process…

  • Step 1: Fill in the Application form
  • Step 2: Complete Company Profile form (provided once registration form is received)
  • Step 3: Complete Employee Commitment Survey


Event Date
Program Application March 30, 2018
Company Profile April 15, 2018
Employee Surveys April 30, 2018
Evaluate Submissions & Inform Winners May 2018
Award Presentation June 4 – 6, 2018
Summary Reports July 2018
Summary Reports August 2018

What the Winners Get…

  • Custom engraved trophy
  • Press release
  • Unlimited use of the Telecom EOC logo
  • Conference recognition
  • Sharing of best practices
  • Listing in leading trade publication

Winners Circle


Whether you achieve the Employer of Choice™ award or not, EOC reporting will provide valuable insights to help you quickly analyze your operation and start improving your culture. Participating organizations have the option to receive the Standard Summary Report or the Benchmark Summary Report from CCEOC for a nominal fee. Order your reports when filling out the application and receive a 10% discount!

Standard Summary Report

The Standard Summary Report provides all the data, graphs and employee feedback you need to gain a deeper understanding of your corporate mindset and improve your Employer of Choice culture. You'll also receive a list of comments giving you further insight into the issues that are most important to your employees.

Industry Benchmark Report

The Industry Benchmark Report provides all the Standard Summary Report information plus group data, allowing you to compare your organization to the industry average - vital in determining how you stack up against the competition.

Report Regular Price Discount Price
Standard $2195 $1975.50
Standard + Benchmark $2495 $2245.50
To place your order, please contact CCEOC on the Contact Us page or fill in your order on the Application form.