Boston Globe Top Workplaces 2012
New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Boston, MA
A privately-owned, leading global manufacturer of high-performance athletic footwear, apparel and sporting goods. Our mission: “demonstrating responsible leadership, we build global brands that athletes are proud to wear, associates are proud to create and communities are proud to host” is the guiding principle for all business endeavors. New Balance equips elite and everyday athletes with the products they need to achieve their individual athletic and performance goals. We offer additional products through a complete family of brands — Dunham, PF Flyers, Aravon, Warrior and Brine.
World headquarters are in Boston, MA. Other New England locations include: Lawrence, MA, Skowhegan, Norridgewock & Norway, ME. We recently expanded our factory stores to CA, TX, and FL. A facility in MO handles on line orders, and our Warrior/Brine headquarters are based in MI. Internationally, we have locations in Canada, Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific.
“Great company and its privately owned. They are great people to work for.”
“I am proud to work at New Balance, I am proud of our footwear and apparel products as well as our involvement in the community and with charities.”
“I have compatible colleagues, interesting work and a flexible working conditions.”
“Individuality, intelligence, and input are encouraged and appreciated.”
“Great product, great people, and a real effort to be a positive force in the community.”
“The Davis family encourages creativity, honesty, and an entrepreneurial spirit that you don't see with other companies of this size. ”
“They care about everyone and they motivate others to do their best.”