ATLANTA, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It takes exceptional dedication and commitment to one's employees to be named an Elite Winner in Atlanta's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For annual awards competition. Three Elite winners were honored at the event held today, June 21, 2012, at the Marriott Atlanta Century Center.
This is the second year that the National Association for Business Resources has presented this annual event, which provides companies with the opportunity to pursue a Best and Brightest designation. The winning companies demonstrated exceptionally innovative human resource practices and set high standards for all of Atlanta's businesses.
Elite winners are selected based on their high scores and then named an Elite winner in their respective category which included: Small-Size Business, Medium-Size Business and Large-Size Business. Nominated companies are assessed by reviewing a number of key measures in each category. Each company's entry was evaluated by an independent research firm. The 2012 Elite Winners are:
Atlanta's "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For"
2012 Elite Award Winners
Anteo Group (Atlanta)
YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta (Atlanta)
City of Atlanta (Atlanta)
"It takes extraordinary commitment to one's employees to be named an Elite Winner. Elite companies cultivate company values that promote open communication, competitive benefits, employee enrichment and work-life balance as essential to employee's satisfaction," said Jennifer Kluge, NABR president. "Through their best practices, Elite companies empower employees to reach their full potential."
Sponsors of Atlanta's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For include Corp! magazine, Atlanta Business Radio X, NABR and Atlanta Daily World.
The "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For," a program of the National Association for Business Resources, is presented annually in Atlanta, Detroit, Chicago, Houston, West Michigan and nationally. Nominations are now being accepted for 2013. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.
Based in Warren, Mich., the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) is a business organization of small to medium-sized businesses, representing more than 20,000 members who employ over 200,000 persons nationally. Members include attorneys, physicians, architects, accountants, construction companies, banks, retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers and the like. Member businesses receive numerous benefits including free legal and financial consultations; discounted technology, automotive and office products; employee training and recruitment assistance; and competitive insurance rates. Visit NABR online at www.nationalbiz.org.
National Association for Business Resources
27700 Hoover Rd.
Warren, MI 48093-6306
(866) 321-1822 * www.nationalbiz.org
SOURCE National Association for Business Resources