On May 20th, Great Place to Work® awarded 40 companies with the award “Austria’s Best Employer 2021”. Asma Weitra was one of the prizewinners.

All asma employees were able to take part in the award ceremony via the ProSiebenSat.1 PULS 4 Group live stream. The TV broadcast will take place on May 27th on TV on Puls 24. “Great Place to Work® stands for employee-oriented employer standards. As an independent, internationally active research and consulting network in almost 60 countries around the world, the Great Place to Work® institution is characterized by great professionalism, „says asma company owner and managing director Claudia Steininger, responsible for human resources, about the award and the good cooperation. Asma was one of the winners as early as 2017.

„A Great Place to Work® is where you trust those who you work for,
being proud of what you do and Enjoys working with others. 

Robert Levering, Co-Founder, Great Place to Work® 

An anonymous employee survey and an audit of the personnel culture determine the quality level of the corporate culture. Great Place to Work® publishes the list of “Austria’s Best Employers” every year from those certified companies that have received particularly good references from their employees. Asma has been collecting the opinion of the workforce every two years for many years. 2017 for the first time through Great Place to Work® 

Technical Managing Director Thomas Brandeis on the company philosophy: “In production, permanent quality control is required in order to achieve an optimal result. Personnel management and operations management also invest a lot of time in creating a humane working environment. Only the combination of trend analysis, professional competence and satisfied employees will bring the desired economic success ”. 



Apart from the fact that communication can be improved and the salary could be higher and higher,
the asma employees stated, among other things, in the survey:

A total of 131 employees, 78% participation (102 employees) 

  • „All in all I can say that this is a very good place to work“: 94% 
  • „Can take time off if necessary“: 95% 
  • „Good environment (building / facilities)“: 91%