Nicola Wealth among Canada’s Top Small and Medium Employers for the 5th Consecutive Year


VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 5, 2020 – Nicola Wealth has once again been recognized in a list of leading Small and Medium Employers across the country.  The acknowledgment signifies those businesses listed create the nation’s best workplaces with forward-thinking human resource policies.

Now in its 7th year, Canada’s Top SME competition considers a wide-range of employer characteristics including physical environment and work atmosphere; health, financial and family benefits; employee engagement and corporate culture; training and development; and community involvement, when identifying Canada’s prominent small-medium enterprises with less than 500 employees worldwide. The winning employers on this list are able to innovate and implement new human resources practices and policies efficiently. They lead this growing sector and set a benchmark for other companies across the country.

“Our firm is growing rapidly and our people play a key part in that growth,” shares Heather Claridge, Senior Vice President, People and Culture at Nicola Wealth. “We value our team’s entrepreneurial mindset and collaboration.  This culture attracts some of our industry’s top talent; from our leaders and financial advisors to our portfolio managers, IT Team, administration, and beyond.”

“Canada’s Top Small and Medium Employers of 2020 aren’t afraid to lead with the bold or unconventional,” explains Diane Jermyn of the Globe and Mail. “They know people want to work and live in 2020 and are open to progressive HR initiatives; making them some of the fastest-growing employers, able to attract the best and the brightest.”

To learn more about the competition, we encourage you to visit https://www.canadastop100.com/sme/

To explore a career with Nicola Wealth, visit our Careers page https://nicolawealth.com/careers/

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About Nicola Wealth

Established in 1994, Nicola Wealth Management (www.nicolawealth.com) is among Canada’s fastest-growing asset fund management and private investment counsel firms (Investor Economics 2017 with $7 billion in assets under management.  The firm provides portfolio diversification well beyond stocks and bonds, comprehensive and integrated wealth planning, and historically consistent and stable returns, serving affluent families, entrepreneurs, and foundations across Canada.

About Mediacorp Canada Inc.  

Founded in 1992, Mediacorp Canada Inc. is the nation’s largest publisher of employment periodicals. Since 1999, the Toronto-based publisher has managed the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project, which includes 18 regional and special-interest editorial competitions that reach over 15 million Canadians annually through a variety of magazine and newspaper partners. Mediacorp also operates Eluta.ca, a large job search engine that includes editorial reviews from the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project and is used by almost 8 million users in Canada each year. Mediacorp also hosts the Top Employer Summit, Canada’s largest conference for senior-level HR professionals.

About Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers

Now in its 7th year, Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers is an editorial competition that recognizes the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that offer the nation’s best workplaces and forward-thinking human resources policies.  To be considered a “Small or Medium Enterprise”, companies must have less than 500 employees worldwide, including employees at any affiliated companies; and be a commercial, for-profit enterprise.