IT employees value the atmosphere of teamwork and collaboration that prevails at this producer of residential and commercial building materials. IT teams work directly with peers in business units to tackle current challenges and strategize for the future, and employees have opportunities to connect with and benefit from colleagues on the other side of the world. The deep integration of IT staffers into business units shows that techies are valued as business contributors, not just as technical contributors.
Total U.S.-based employees: 7,618
Total U.S.-based IT employees: 134
IT employee turnover in 2013: 6%
IT promotions in 2013: 4%
Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 5
Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $1,722