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Recognition & Awards

Vertex is continually recognized as an industry leader and top employer by leading local and national publications.

Vertex is the first recipient of the Forbes Breakthrough Drug Award, an award that recognizes a significant advance in medicine. The company was selected for its work in developing the first medicine to treat the cause of cystic fibrosis.


Forbes World's Most Innovative Companies

Vertex ranks #15 of 100 on Forbes' 2015 World's Most Innovative Companies List


San Diego Business Journal: For the second year in a row, Vertex's San Diego office was named to the San Diego Business Journal's 100 Best Places to Work list.


Boston Business Journal: For the ninth consectutive year, Vertex has been named to the Boston Business Journal's 'Best Places to Work' list. 

Science magazine: For six years in a row, Vertex has been named to the top five of the Top Employer list by Science magazine, ranking #4 in 2015.

The Scientist magazine:  Vertex ranked #5 of the top 20 companies on The Scientist's annual "Best Places to Work in the Industry" list in 2012. This is the second time Vertex was included as a top place to work by The Scientist.

The Boston Globe: For the sixth time, Vertex was named one of Boston’s Top Places to Work.

Last updated: Friday, December 4, 2015 - 17:03