HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County has announced the winners of the 2013 Best Places to Work.
The sold out event, held at the Von Braun Center, was presented by First Commercial Bank and co-hosted by the North Alabama Society for Human Resource Management.
Once nominated, the businesses were evaluated by Quantum Workplace, a company that specializes in measuring workplace satisfaction. Companies were screened based on team effectiveness, retention probability, alignment with goals, trust with co-workers, manager effectiveness, trust in senior leaders, feeling valued and work engagement.
Quantum gave employees of nominated companies a survey and based the winners on the outcome of those surveys.
The Company winners, in no particular order, were:
Micro: (10-20 employees)
-Five Stones Research Corporation
-TriVector Services, Inc.
Small: (21-35 employees)
-Nesin Therapy -Services
-Troy 7, Inc.
Medium: (36-149 employees)
-Embassy Suites Hotel & Spa
-Willbrook Solutions, Inc.
Large: (150+ employees)
-Modern Technology Solutions, Inc.
-Intuitive Research Technology Corporation
The Most Valuable Employee winners (in no particular order) were:
MVE Micro: (10-20 employees)
-Jo Ann Eddy Davis, Strategic Innovations
-Eliza Kitchens, ADS Security
-Chasitie White, LEAN Frog Business Solutions
MVE Small: (21-35 employees)
-Mike Arthur, Iron Mountain Solutions
-Serena Forbes, Trideum Corporation
-Terrie Pung, GATR Technologies
MVE Medium: (36-149 employees)
-Jennifer Broom, QuantiTech
-Susie Vaughn, PeopleTec
-Mark Pepper, Canvas
MVE Large: (150+ employees)
-Kathy Cagle, Modern Technology Solutions
-Sandra Manning, ERC
-Jennifer Veal, Intuitive Research