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With the opening of our new Genzyme Center headquarters in 2003, recent years have brought us considerable recognition in green building, architecture innovation, and workplace quality, among other honors.
2010 Honors
  • Época magazine Best Place to Work
  • Top Employer 2010
  • MHT Tech Citizenship Award
  • Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs, Babson College
  • Best Employer Belgium
  • Distinguished Bostonian
  • Most Important Green Building
  • Sustainable Development Award
2009 Honors
  • Science 2009 Top Employer
  • Dow Jones Sustainability World Indexes
  • Época magazine Best Place to Work
  • 100 Best Corporate Citizens 2009
  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World
  • Best Workplace 2009 Great Place to Work Institute® in Italy
2008 Honors
  • Dow Jones Sustainability World Indexes
  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World
  • Environmental Protection Agency Gold Achievement Award
  • Scrip Award for Corporate Social Responsibility
  • MHT Tech Citizenship Award
  • Top Charitable Contributor
  • World's Most Ethical Company
  • CoreNet Best New Workplace Award
  • Globe 100's Top Places to Work
  • The Journal Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science Top Employer
  • Exame/Você SA Magazine
  • Época magazine Best Place to Work
  • Boston Business Journal Best Places to Work
  • The Scientist Best Places to Work
  • Best Employer Belgium
  • Exame Magazine 250 Best Places to Work
  • Biotechnology Heritage Award
  • Harleston Parker Medal
2007 Honors
  • NORD Corporate Leadership Award for development of Myozyme
  • BusinessWeek Top Corporate Givers for free drug programs in the developing world
  • The journal Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science Top Employer, #5 life-science employer
  • Ethisphere magazine, one of World’s Most Ethical Company
  • National Medal of Technology, awarded by President of the United States for technological innovation
  • Master Entrepreneur Award, to Henri Termeer, Genzyme Chairman and CEO
  • James D. Watson Helix Award for scientific innovation
  • FORTUNE magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • Dow Jones Sustainability World Indexes, corporate sustainability leader in healthcare sector
  • Cambridge Go-Green! Award for leadership in waste management
2006 Honors
  • The journal Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, #6 life-science employer
  • Mass High Tech, TechCitizenship Award
  • Corporate Citizen of the Year, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Chamber of Commerce
  • Great Place to Work Institute, #4 in Belgium and top 100 in Europe
  • FORTUNE magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • Panorama del Medicamento award, National Pharmaceutical Council of Spain, for Myozyme
  • UK Prix Galien Gold Medal for Myozyme
  • Golden Diploma, National Congress of the Mothers of Russia and President of the Russian Federation
  • 2007 Award of Excellence, BusinessWeek and Architectural Record, for design of Genzyme Center
  • Gold Achievement award, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, for Cambridge campus
  • Honorable Mention, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, for Framingham site
  • Worcester Business Journal (WBJ) and Massachusetts Audubon Society for recycling accomplishments
2005 Honors
  • Mass High Tech, TechCitizenship Award
  • The journal Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, #6 life-science employer
  • Exceptional Employer Award, Employers Association of New Jersey
  • Boston Business Journal, Best Places to Work
  • Haverhill Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Haverhill, England, Business of the Year Award
  • Junior Achievement, Boston Business Hall of Fame
  • CoreNet Global New England Chapter, 2005 Best New Workplace Award
  • The Green Organisation, Green Apple Award, for Haverhill, England, site
  • Royal Institute of British Architects, RIBA Worldwide Award for Genzyme Center
Last Updated: 3/12/2014
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