In a 30-minute long online ceremony, GamesIndustry announced the winners of 14 of America’s Best Places to Work, in addition to a few special winners.
EA’s Maxis and Respawn Entertainment won Best Large Studio, while EA’s mobile game studio, Industrial Toys, won for its activities on the mind, body and welfare of its employees. Meanwhile, Bad Robot Games CEO Anna Sweet was named the best Boss in America.
It is worth mentioning that the US domestic awards are only the first of three events to be held this year, and this year on July 12th this year, the “Best Place to Work in the UK” award will be held in Brighton, UK.
Best Large Company (200+): Iron Galaxy, Maxis, Respawn Entertainment
Best Mid-Range Company (50-200 people): Double Fine Productions, PeopleFun, Phoenix Labs, Schell Games, Striking Distance Studios, and Unbroken Studios
Best Small Company: Bad Robot Games, Brass Lion Entertainment, Gamesight, Pragma Platform and Sandbox Strategies
Health and Wellbeing Award: Industrial Toys