ST. LOUIS, Feb. 15, 2023 — Core & Main Inc. (NYSE: CNM), a leading specialized distributor of water, wastewater, storm drainage and fire protection products, and related services, announced that Training Magazine, the leading business publication for learning and development professionals, named Core & Main a winner of the Training APEX Awards. Core & Main was ranked No. 23, which reflects the company’s excellence in employer-sponsored training and development programs.
“We are a people-first culture, where training and development allow our associates to pursue not just a job, but a career in supporting reliable infrastructure,” said Laura Schneider, chief human resources officer. “It’s an honor to see our learning and development team and in-house facilitators recognized for their commitment to the personal and professional growth of our people.”
“The passion for learning and development burns brightly in the 2023 Training APEX Awards organizations,” notes Training Editor/Publisher Lorri Freifeld. “We salute these best-in-class organizations for their ability to consistently and agilely deliver stellar training in an ever-changing world while providing a culture that allows their people to grow and thrive at work.”
The APEX Awards ranking is based on myriad benchmarking statistics and a range of qualitative and quantitative factors, including:
- Total training budget.
- Scope of training programs provided.
- Detailed formal and informal training programs.
- Training linked to business/business unit goals.
- Business outcomes resulting from training.
About Core & Main
Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leading specialized distributor of water, wastewater, storm drainage and fire protection products, and related services, to municipalities, private water companies and professional contractors across municipal, non-residential and residential end-markets nationwide. With approximately 300 locations, the company provides its customers local expertise backed by a national supply chain. Core & Main’s 4,100 associates are committed to helping their communities thrive with safe and sustainable infrastructure. Visit coreandmain.com to learn more.
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Jennifer Noonan, 314-750-9670