Great Place to Work and FORTUNE honored WBB as one of the The ranking considered feedback representing over 339,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in the Consulting and Professional Services industry. Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job to include the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. Rankings are based on employees’ feedback and reward companies who best include all employees, no matter who they are or what they do for the organization.
“WBB employees demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities at work and in their communities. Our employees truly care about each other, their families and the communities they live in” said Beth Skoletsky, VP Human Resources for WBB. WBB has a strong Employee Engagement Committee led by a group of highly-energized individuals, comprised from all office locations, who actively participate in both company and community activities. The Employee Engagement Committee was recognized last year with the WBB “Fix-It” Award for providing meaningful contributions that benefitted the organization as well as supporting the communities in which they reside.
The Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services stand out for exceling in a competitive industry. “Having highly-engaged employees has proven to have many benefits for individuals, the company they work for as well as customers and clients they support. WBB employees are top performers who are committed to going the extra mile and providing innovative ideas and solutions”, commented Beth Skoletsky, VP of HR for WBB.
“Consulting and Professional Services companies operate in some of the most competitive spaces and endure the challenges of unpredictable and rapidly changing markets,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “The Best Workplaces on this list have invested in the professional development and personal care of their employees; which have become crucial parts of their value proposition that separate them from the competition in recruiting and retaining talent.”
The Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations.
Whitney, Bradley & Brown (WBB) is a leading provider of program management and consulting services to the U.S. Department of Defense and other federal agencies. WBB’s highly specialized and experienced workforce provides services across the full lifecycle from program development to ongoing support and mission performance. WBB was founded in 1981 and employs 500 FTEs, including over 100 subject matter experts (“SMEs”) with an average tenure in excess of 20 years. Half of the Company’s advisors, consultants and SMEs are veterans and 75% have security clearances. The Company has a proven 25+ year history on programs of record that are vital to national security interests. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, WBB is an ISO 9001-registered company with employees operating at eight strategically-located facilities across the country. WBB is was acquired by H.I.G Capital in October 2017 and is now pursuing acquisitions to continue to expand.
About the Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses representing almost 339,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work
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