A single Colorado-based company was named to Fortune's latest annual " 100 Best Companies to Work For" list, released by the New York-based magazine. Rounding out the top three local employers is Veterans United Home Loans, based in Columbia, Maryland, at No. 27 on this year's list. Capital One came in No. 17 on Fortune's list. Fluor, EMCOR Group, Jacobs Engineering Group, Peter Kiewit Sons' and AECOM, along with Toll Brothers, Lennar, D.R. Horton, Cal Atlantic Group and NVR, were all named to the publication's list of the World's Most Admired Companies announced last month. Recently, the company revised its parental policies after it found working mothers were leaving Google at a higher rate than other employees.
In the No. 2 spot, Wegmans Food Markets of Rochester, New York, is one of 12 companies that have appeared on the list for all 20 years, and has also been designated one of the Great Place to Work Legends.
"Nothing could mean more to me than having our people say that Wegmans is a great place to work".
"The best know they can't rest on their workplace laurels".
The remainder of the top five was The Boston Consulting Group, Baird and Edward Jones. In its 20th year, the ranking uses employee surveys and other data to rank the largest USA firms on metrics such as leadership quality, personal and professional support, and coworker relationships. In addition, Great Place to Work scores a Culture Audit management questionnaire from each company, which reports details such as compensation and benefits, hiring practices, recognition, training and diversity programs.
The top ranked Texas company is Houston-based Camden Property Trust at No. 22.