This honor is highly sought after by companies throughout the metro Atlanta area. Winners are selected for practicing innovative strategies and represent best practices in industries as diverse as communications, hospitality, insurance and nonprofit.
“Our Association takes the awards process very seriously and has worked diligently to create a program that is unbiased, collects quantitative data, is rigorously judged and uses statistical analysis in order to achieve an award that is well respected,” said Jennifer Kluge, president of NABR. “This year’s Atlanta winners have set a high standard by what they offer their employees and the designation is a powerful recruitment tool in the drive to attract and retain exceptional employees.”
An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories including:
• Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions
• Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention
• Employee Education and Development
• Recruitment, Selection and Orientation
• Employee Achievement and Recognition
• Communication and Shared Vision
• Diversity and Inclusion
• Work-Life Balance
• Community Initiatives
• Strategic Company Performance
“We have assembled a great team, and we are delighted to be recognized as one of Atlanta’s Best And Brightest Companies To Work For,” said Rory Carlton, principal at Arketi. “At Arketi, we strive to create the best work environment possible for our employees, and this award is a testament to our success.”
The winning companies will be honored by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will join the celebration and welcome the winners at the awards ceremony.
For more information or to register for the Workforce Symposium and Awards Luncheon, contact the National Association for Business Resources at 866.321.1822 or visit www.101bestandbrightest.com.
About Arketi Group
Arketi Group is a public relations (PR) and digital marketing firm that helps business-to-business (B2B) technology organizations accelerate growth through intelligent strategy, public relations, messaging, branding and demand generation. Consistently recognized by BtoB magazine as one of the nation's “Top BtoB Agencies,” Arketi helps its clients use marketing to generate revenue. Companies benefiting from this approach to B2B marketing include Cbeyond, CorFire, Digital Assent, Jacada, Knowlagent, Semprius and Xerox. For more information, call 404-929-0091 ext. 202 or visit www.arketi.com.
About the National Association for Business Resources
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 200,0000 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.
The “101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” a program of the National Association for Business Resources, is presented annually in Metro Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta, Houston, West Michigan and now nationally. Nominations are now being accepted. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.