Marathon Consulting Ranks No. 1 Small Employer in Best Places to Work Virginia
Marathon Consulting, LLC, a leading IT Consulting and Digital Marketing firm, today announced that the company was named the top-ranking small business in the 2016 Best Places to Work in Virginia. Marathon placed 1st out of the 62 nominees in the Small Employers category, which includes employers with up to 99 U.S. employees. This is Marathon’s third time on the list, ranking 19th 2015 and 12th in 2013.
The annual list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group.The statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Virginia, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2016 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies.
Harris Pezzella, president of the Marathon Consulting, said “It's difficult to imagine an award that could mean more to our company. From day one, our leaders have talked about how we could make this a great environment for our team to flourish, both personally and professionally.” He continued, “The fact that this award coincides with the growth that Marathon continues to experience, makes it that much more special; given our goal to maintain the values and culture we have always promoted while flourishing as a company and serving our clients at the very highest level.”
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in Virginia. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience.