Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 34, Large

International Paper

Memphis, Tenn. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

IT staffers at this Memphis-based paper manufacturer enjoy direct access to the CIO at annual group sessions where employees at any level can ask questions, learn about strategy and promote their accomplishments to an audience of senior IT leaders. The CIO presents Key Driver Awards to team members who successfully drive major projects to completion. International Paper and its employees take pride in supporting community service organizations, including the National Civil Rights Museum and the United Nations World Food Programme.

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Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 39,015

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 1,060

IT employee turnover in 2013: 9%

IT promotions in 2013: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $801