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ADP Named to IDG's Computerworld 2011 Rankings of the Best Places to Work in IT

Thursday, June 23, 2011

ADP Named to IDG's Computerworld 2011 Rankings of the Best Places to Work in IT08:00 EDT Thursday, June 23, 2011Company Ranked #53 in 2011, Up 16 Positions from 2010ROSELAND, N.J., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ADP®, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced that the company has been named to IDG's Computerworld 2011 list of Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT).Each year, Computerworld recognizes the top 100 companies that provide dynamic, challenging business environments, enable their IT staff to develop and grow professionally and offer competitive benefits and compensation. The 2011 listing has been released in conjunction with the results from Computerworld's 18th annual Best Places to Work in IT survey.  The top 100 companies and survey findings appear in the June 20, 2011 print edition of Computerworld, as well as online here. "It is very gratifying for ADP to again be recognized for the outstanding work environment and many professional rewards we offer to our associates who work in our IT function across our global organization," said Mike Capone, Chief Information Officer at ADP.  "As a pioneer in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and the cloud computing industry, ADP is extremely proud of its technology leadership in the human capital management arena, and the innovative work that our talented IT staff members perform each day for the benefit of ADP clients around the world.  IT is at the heart of ADP and plays a vital role in working alongside our business partners to develop and deliver new products and services to help ensure our clients' success and ADP's future growth."ADP's global IT department has a proven formula for delivering value and service to clients and relies on a staff of nearly 5,000 IT personnel. Business solutions offered by ADP are largely built on a proprietary, SaaS-based, scalable and standardized platform which enables clients to leverage ADP in a way that best suits their needs. IT associates at ADP are able to take advantage of a variety of corporate offerings, including telecommuting, virtual collaboration and social networking technologies across a diverse and geographically-dispersed group."To be among the Best Places to Work in IT, it's not enough to seek out and hire the most talented IT professionals, offer them competitive pay and provide great benefits," said Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld.  "Smart IT people realize that they need to get up to speed on their employer's revenue opportunities. The organizations that made this year's Best Places to Work list are creating a work environment that both trains and encourages IT personnel to pursue business-driven priorities."ADP associates help drive the company's strategic initiatives, and support a culture where dedication and close collaboration directly impacts the success of the business. ADP also offers its associates professional and educational opportunities to grow their careers, as well as reward programs that allow for peer and manager recognition. The company has a variety of exciting opportunities for talented Information Technology professionals. For more information, please visit www.adp.com/careers.About the Best Places to Work in ITSince 1994, Computerworld's annual "Best Places to Work in IT" feature has ranked the top 100 work environments for technology professionals, based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, diversity, career development, training and retention. About ComputerworldComputerworld is the leading source of technology news and information for IT influencers worldwide, providing peer perspective, IT leadership and business results. Computerworld's award-winning Web site (http://www.computerworld.com), bi-weekly publication, focused conference series and custom research forms the hub of the world's largest (40+ edition) global IT media network. In the past five years alone, Computerworld has won more than 100 awards, including Magazine of the Year by American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) awards in 2010, the 2009 Best Blog from the Neal awards, and 2006 Best Overall Web Publication from ASBPE. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 3.5 million unique, monthly visitors (comScore Media Metrix, August 2010). Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world's leading media, events, and research company. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com. About ADPAutomatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenues and about 550,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging over 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1 (800) 225-5237 or visit the company's website at www.ADP.com.Note: All product and company names are trademarks of their respective organizations.Contact:Jim LarkinADP (973) 407-9714jim_larkin@adp.comSOURCE Automatic Data Processing, Inc.