Cirrus Logic Named One of the Best Workplaces in Technology by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

Cirrus Logic’s Unique Corporate Culture Plays Key Role in Recruiting and Retaining Innovative Employees

AUSTIN, Texas - Jan. 18, 2016 - With a corporate culture focused on innovation, Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ: CRUS) has been ranked a top 15 company on Great Place to Work® and Fortune’s Best Workplaces in Technology. The ranking was based on employees’ assessment of Cirrus Logic’s culture, management, opportunities for advancement and other traits that have contributed to an exceptional workplace.

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“Cirrus Logic’s unique corporate culture plays a key role in motivating, inspiring, rewarding and retaining our employees, as well as attracting innovative people who strengthen our workforce,” said Jo-Dee Benson, vice president and chief culture officer, Cirrus Logic. “Our family-focused culture continues to build strong core values based on communication, integrity, innovation, continuous improvement and job satisfaction. Our employees are at the center of why Cirrus Logic continues to be recognized as one of the top companies to work for in America.”

Research from Great Place to Work found that employees at these recognized companies reported innovative workplace characteristics – such as manager responsiveness, consistent cooperation, minimal office politics, and enhanced community involvement, training and compensation – more frequently than their peers. Great Place to Work has found that employees believe they work for great organizations when they consistently trust the people they work for, have pride in what they do and enjoy the people they work with.

Cirrus Logic fosters a culture of continuous improvement, with regular employee feedback directly contributing to new programs and services. Noted for being a family-friendly company emphasizing the work/life balance, Cirrus Logic also provides its employees with generous personal time off, competitive salary and bonus programs, personal and professional development training, and outstanding health and welfare benefit programs.

The Best Workplaces in Technology is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee survey feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Cirrus Logic also ranked as a Best Medium Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune in 2016.

About the Best Workplaces in Technology

The Best Workplaces in Technology rankings are based on feedback from more than 42,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified organizations in the tech industry. Employees completed an anonymous Trust Index© survey, answering questions about how frequently they experience the behaviors that create a great workplace. Survey statements address the transparency of communication, degree of collaboration, quality of benefits programs, opportunity for professional development and support for work-life balance, among other workplace characteristics.

About Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework and expertise needed to create, sustain and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and a series of Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists, including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industries.

Cirrus Logic, Inc.

Cirrus Logic is a leader in high performance, low-power ICs for audio and voice signal processing applications. Cirrus Logic’s products span the entire audio signal chain, from capture to playback, providing innovative products for the world’s top smartphones, tablets, digital headsets, wearables and emerging smart home applications. With headquarters in Austin, Texas, Cirrus Logic is recognized globally for its award-winning corporate culture. Check us out at

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