SAN RAMON, Calif., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, today announced that it was certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Accela earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys.
"Accela's dedication to putting people first doesn't stop with our products and services," said Maury Blackman, CEO and President of Accela. "Just as we know a democracy thrives when people show love for their communities and governments show love for their people, the same is true for any workplace environment. Accela is thrilled to be honored as a Great Place to Work and will continue to cultivate a dynamic and diverse workplace for years to come."
"We applaud Accela for seeking certification and releasing its employees' feedback," said Kim Peters, Vice President of Great Place to Work's Recognition Program. "These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees' trust and create a great workplace - critical metrics that anyone considering working for or doing business with Accela should take into account as an indicator of high performance."
Accela employees completed 382 surveys, resulting in a 90 percent confidence level and a margin of error of ± 2.20. A summary of Accela's ratings can be found at http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/accela-inc.
Accela provides a platform of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions to governments of all sizes worldwide. The Accela Civic Platform includes solutions to cost-effectively manage critical enterprise functions and mobile apps to foster greater citizen engagement. From asset, land and legislative management to licensing, finance, environmental health and more, Accela's software drives efficiency for more than 2,200 governments, including more than 60 percent of America's 50 largest cities. The Company was named to Government Technology's GovTech100 in 2016, a distinction of the top 100 companies focused on government customers. Accela is headquartered in San Ramon, California, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Boston, Portland, Melbourne and Dubai. For more information, visit www.accela.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work For®" list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industry lists.Follow Great Place to Work online at www.greatplacetowork.com and on Twitter at @GPTW_US.
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