This year, Google’s Larry Page claims the #1 spot with a 97% approval rating from his employees. NIKE’s Mark G. Parker takes the #2 spot and H E B’s Charles C. Butt rounds out the top 3, both with 97% approval from their employees.
- LinkedIn’s Jeff Weiner, last year’s #1 CEO, drops to #12 with a 93% approval rating, down 7 percentage points since last year
- The retail industry makes a strong presence on the list with 7 CEOs
- Newcomers to this list include #14 T-Mobile’s John Legere, #16 Chevron’s John S. Watson & #48 Airbnb’s Brian Chesky
The 2015 Employees’ Choice Award winners were determined based on employee feedback shared on Glassdoor via an online company review survey. The survey, open year-round to all employees, encourages feedback on whether they approve or disapprove of how their CEO is leading the company, along with insight into their job, work environment and company. You can see the full report here.