Pagnato Karp at HighTower Named One of Virginia's Best Places to Work for 2015

Jan 28, 2016, 09:00 ET from HighTower

RESTON, Va., Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pagnato Karp at HighTower is featured as one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Virginia for 2015. This statewide survey and awards program, presented by The Virginia Business and Best Companies Group, identifies, recognizes and honors the top employers in Virginia.

"It's a great honor to be named one of the best places to work in Virginia," said Pagnato Karp Founder Paul Pagnato. "Our culture of innovation, integrity and helping others to flourish means that we celebrate and share our accomplishments with both our staff and our clients."

As a true fiduciary, Pagnato Karp oversees $2.5 billion in client assets. The firm has a primary focus on serving founders of privately held businesses, with an emphasis on pre-sale planning, and has assisted more than 70 individuals through their liquidity events. Providing independent and transparent investment advice for more than 20 years, Pagnato Karp emphasizes controlling costs, taxes and market entry points while also offering custom portfolio solutions and unique direct private investment opportunities.

Companies from across the state participate in a two-part survey process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in Virginia. Part one examines each entrant company's workplace policies, practices, benefits and demographics. Part two consists of an employee engagement and satisfaction survey. The combined scores from parts one and two determine the top companies. Best Companies Group manages the overall registration, evaluation and selection process.

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