These are the CEOs most employees want to work for

The annual employee choice awards from Glassdoor reveals all the bosses who make their employees want to come to work every day.

These are the CEOs most employees want to work for
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According to the results of the latest Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards, these are the top 10 CEOs in the U.S.:

  • Zoom Video Communications‘ Eric S. Yuan (99% approval)
  • Boston Scientific‘s Michael F. Mahoney (99% approval)
  • DocuSign‘s Daniel Springer (99% approval)
  • In-N-Out Burger‘s Lynsi Snyder (99% approval)
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital‘s James Downing (98% approval)
  • Power Home Remodeling‘s Corey Schiller and Asher Raphael (98% approval)
  • H E B’s Charles C. Butt (98% approval)
  • LinkedIn‘s Jeff Weiner (97% approval)
  • Wegmans Food Markets’ Colleen Wegman (97% approval)
  • Salesforce‘s Marc Benioff (97% approval)

In 2018, there are 15 CEOs who are recognized by their employees in multiple countries, including only one CEO who has made five lists: Microsoft‘s Satya Nadella (U.S. Large, Canada, U.K., France, Germany). Another who placed on four lists is SAP‘s Bill McDermott (U.S. Large, U.K., Canada, Germany).

Only one woman made the top 10: In-N-Out’s Lynsi Snyder. However, seven others made the top 100 for large companies, including GM’s Mary Barra, Cathy Engelbert of Deloitte, Tricia Griffith of Progressive Insurance, Pamela Nicholson of Enterprise Holdings, KPMG’s Lynne Doughtie, Sheryl Palmer of Taylor Morrison, and Colleen Wegman of Wegmans Food Markets.

About the author

Lydia Dishman is a reporter writing about the intersection of tech, leadership, and innovation. She is a regular contributor to Fast Company and has written for CBS Moneywatch, Fortune, The Guardian, Popular Science, and the New York Times, among others.