Top Workplaces 2013 is an effort to discover the best employers in the Philadelphia region - as decided by each company's employees. More than 26,000 were surveyed by WorkplaceDynamics of Exton. Here are their findings for best large, midsize and small companies, including firms based elsewhere that have a major area presence.
Keller Williams is one of the few national real estate firms to see growth both during and after the recession. Now twice in the past three years, the real estate company has also headed the list of top large workplaces in the Philadelphia region.
How many people go to work knowing that they are making a difference in peoples' lives each day? That's the mission at Accolade, a Plymouth Meeting company, whose professional health assistants help employees at large companies make informed decisions about health benefits and healthcare.
Employees at the South Jersey car dealership believe that going to work every day is more than just a job. For them, it's being with their second family. Many credit their boss, Judith Krupnick, the company's president, with fostering that feeling.
A key measurement of any corporate leader is how much confidence your employees have in you. Doug Yearley, Paul Touhey and Dan Calista were evaluated by their workers as part of the 2013 Philadelphia-area Workplace Dynamics survey, and found to be the best leaders in area business for companies of their size.