August 17, 2011
Named Metro Detroit's 101 Best & Brightest Companies
For the ninth time, Barton Malow Company has been named one of Metro Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by the Michigan Business and Professional Association (MPBA).
It takes a clear commitment to quality human resources initiatives for a company to be named a “Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For.” The select companies will be honored by the Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA) on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011 at the Dearborn Inn Marriott.
This year’s winners practice innovative strategies and represent best practices in human resources in diverse industries. An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories. They include Communication, Community Initiatives, Compensation and Benefits, Diversity and Multiculturalism, Employee Education and Development, Employee Engagement and Commitment, Recognition and Retention, Recruitment and Selection, Small Business and Work-Life Balance.
“This year’s 101 award recipients stand out from most businesses in that they have exceeded traditional human resource practices to recruit, develop, motivate and retain their employees. They acknowledge the value their employees have on affecting the success of their company,” said Jennifer Kluge, MBPA President. “We are very impressed by the commitment that they have demonstrated to their employees.”