Marathon Consulting Honored as One of the 2013 Best Places to Work in Hampton Roads
Marathon Consulting, LLC announced that the firm was recently honored as one of the "Best Places to Work" in Hampton Roads. The honor, awarded by Inside Business magazine, is based upon a description of the work environment, benefits, and other characteristics that contribute to an attractive employment situation. Employee participation in an online, anonymous survey is used to validate results. That participation must achieve defined minimums for the company to become eligible. This is the second year in a row that Marathon has received this honor. This year, Marathon finished in second place, to the top winner in the Small Business category, Chantel Ray Realty.
"Our consulting staff is the heart of our business", said Al Moore, president of Marathon. "Since Day One we have viewed our employees as the key component in Marathon's success. Excellent consultants can choose among many employers in today's market. We strive to make Marathon the organization of choice, doing everything we can to attract and retain the best individuals we can find. We believe strongly that our comprehensive benefit package is very competitive and probably surpasses most firms of comparable size. We offer challenging work in a very dynamic industry. The work environment and the benefit package attract the kind of people we want", he continued.