ATLANTA, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Transwestern's Atlanta office today announced that it has been selected as one of the "Top Workplaces" by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Climbing from the top 20 to the top 10 spot in its respective category from the previous year, this marks the third consecutive year Transwestern has been named a Top Workplace. Among the selected Top Workplaces, Transwestern was the only full-service commercial real estate firm to make the list in 2013.
"At Transwestern, we are dedicated to recruiting only the best and brightest in the industry," said Bruce Ford, president of Transwestern's Southeast territory. "It is truly an honor to be named one of Atlanta's Top Workplaces, and this award shows it is our people who set Transwestern apart. Each individual team member constantly upholds our core values as a firm − that of integrity, accountability and camaraderie."
Transwestern has been named a Top Workplace since the award program's inception in Atlanta in 2011. This year, Transwestern placed 10th out of 50 companies with 149 or fewer Atlanta-based employees. Additionally, Transwestern was recognized with the "Exceptional Health" designation.
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is administered by WorkplaceDynamics LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 37 major publishing partners and recognizes a list of 150 National Top Workplaces. Over the past year, more than 5,000 organizations and one in every 88 U.S. employees have turned to WorkplaceDynamics to better understand what's on the minds of their employees.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution published the complete list of Top Workplaces on April 28. Information about the list can be found at www.topworkplaces.com.
Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm specializing in agency leasing, property and facilities management, tenant advisory, capital markets, development, research and sustainability. The fully integrated enterprise leverages operating competencies in office, industrial, retail, multifamily and healthcare properties to add value for investors, owners and occupiers of real estate. Transwestern facilitates better decision-making for clients by combining penetrating local market intelligence and macro-market research through its affiliate, Delta Associates. Transwestern has 33 U.S. offices and assists clients through more than 180 offices in 36 countries as part of a strategic alliance with Paris-based BNP Paribas Real Estate. For more information, please visit www.transwestern.net and follow us on Twitter: @Transwestern. Follow Transwestern's Atlanta office on Twitter: @TranswesternATL.