SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - June 16, 2014) - Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that for the second year in a row it was named among the top mid-sized companies in the San Francisco Bay Area News Group's annual Top Workplaces competition. The results of the employee survey, were featured in the most recent Top Workplaces special edition published in the San Jose Mercury News, on Sunday June 15. Medivation was ranked 17 among mid-sized companies and is the only life science company in that category.
"The fact that our own employees have once again placed Medivation among the best places to work in the vibrant and diverse San Francisco business community speaks volumes to the culture we've built here and the passion we all feel for our work," said David Hung, M.D., founder, president and chief executive officer at Medivation. "I am proud to say that this spirit is evident in our daily interactions as colleagues, the game-changing success we've achieved to date, and the evident determination of everyone on the team to pursue the significant opportunities that still lie ahead. I can't think of a better, more exciting place to work and I am deeply gratified that our employees feel the same way."
Medivation, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the rapid development of novel therapies to treat serious diseases for which there are limited treatment options. Medivation aims to transform the treatment of these diseases and offer hope to critically ill patients and their families. For more information, visit www.medivation.com.
To learn more about current career opportunities at Medivation, visit http://www.medivation.com/careers or on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/83259?trk=tyah
About the Workplace survey
The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 40 major publishing partners across the United States. Over the past year, more than 5,000 organizations and 1 in every 88 employees in the U.S. have turned to WorkplaceDynamics to better understand what's on the minds of their employees. Through its workplace improvement offerings, Workplace Dynamics provides solutions, training and tools to help clients improve their workplace.