John P. Benson Named Best CEO by Comparably
John P. Benson, CEO and co-founder of Verisys Corporation is recognized by Comparably as a top CEO in the nation for small to midsize companies. Employee’s ultimately make the call through anonymous surveys contributed throughout the year. Comparably uses an algorithm to rank amongst 10 million surveys from 50,000 US companies.
Benson shares this honor with four other Utah CEOs that include Ryan Westwood of Simplus, Dave Thomas of ThomasARTS, Shiv Gaglani of Osmosis, and Kyle Ford of Arbiter Sports. A total of 50 CEOs are recognized in both categories: Large, and Small/Midsize.
This marks the fourth time in as many years John Benson is recognized by Comparably with his first in 2017 for Best CEO, in 2018 for Best CEO for Women, in 2019 for Best CEO, and in 2020 for Best CEO.
Benson was also recognized by Utah Business magazine as CEO of the year in 2020.
“The best executives not only possess strong leadership skills that drive business objectives, they are transparent and personally engaged with their teams,” said Comparably CEO Jason Nazar. “The outstanding leaders on our annual Best CEOs list have these attributes and more, according to employee sentiment on Comparably.com within the last year.”
Amy Andersen, Verisys VP of Operations, is a seven-year veteran at Verisys and says, “John leads Verisys with a singular focus on improving the delivery of health care by making it possible to keep bad actors out of the system. He is driven by doing what’s right and inspires and trusts top-down by that imperative.”
Comparably.com’s awards are based on more than 50 workplace questions that render insights through scientific phrasing on the topics of Leadership, Professional Development, Work-Life Balance, Diversity, and Perks & Benefits, to name a few.
Verisys Corporation, founded in 1992, is a technology-enabled data and credentials verification organization. Verisys is the curator of FACIS®, the largest provider database in the U.S. used for sanction screening in the process of verifying credentials, for contracting, privileging, employment, reimbursement, and referral validation. Verisys is NCQA certified and URAC accredited and holds ISO certifications for quality (9001) and information security (27001).
Comparably is a workplace culture and compensation site with a mission to provide more transparent and rewarding workplaces. Employees can access salary data and rate their companies, CEOs, and work experiences through the lens of specific demographics including gender, ethnicity, age, tenure, location, title, company size, and education.