BETHESDA, Md., June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Transwestern today announces its Mid-Atlantic region has been selected as one of The Washington Post's Top Workplaces for 2015. The announcement was made June 18 at the Top Workplaces Gala held at the Washington Post Conference Center in downtown Washington, D.C.
"We are very proud to receive this honor and recognition," said Keith Foery, Transwestern executive managing director for the Mid-Atlantic. "Our team members are what make Transwestern a successful, great place to work. It is our utmost priority to provide the resources, tools and environment to empower our people to go above and beyond in both their professional and personal lives."
The award recognizes Transwestern's Mid-Atlantic region, which consists of 335 team members throughout Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia. Some incentives Transwestern provides its team members include full healthcare and benefits packages, two personal paid days off, eight hours of paid community service, wellness activity sponsorships, paid training and skills development, certifications and memberships, mentorship for young professionals, holiday parties and social events such as Nationals baseball games, fantasy football competitions, and March Madness pools.
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics LLC, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 45 major publishing partners across the United States.
The Washington Post published the complete list of Top Workplaces on June 21. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit topworkplaces.com and workplacedynamics.com.
Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm specializing in agency leasing, property and facilities management, tenant advisory, capital markets, research and sustainability. The fully integrated global enterprise leverages competencies in office, industrial, retail, multifamily and healthcare properties to add value for investors, owners and occupiers of real estate. As a member of the Transwestern family of companies, the firm capitalizes on market insights and operational expertise of independent affiliates specializing in development, real estate investment management and research. Transwestern has 34 U.S. offices and assists clients through more than 180 offices in 37 countries as part of a strategic alliance with Paris-based BNP Paribas Real Estate. For more information, please visit transwestern.com and follow us on Twitter: @Transwestern.