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CONTACT: Jennifer Kluge 1-866-321-1822, ext 105 Best And Brightest Companies To Work For ® Winners







National Association For Business Resources Announces
San Francisco Bay Area's
Best And Brightest Companies To Work For ® Winners

October 5, 2015 – San Francisco, CA — Companies that excel at employee relations, use innovation to motivate employees, implement creative compensation programs and more will be recognized by National Association for Business Resources (NABR) at the San Francisco Bay Area's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® symposium and awards gala on Thursday, November 12, 2015 in San Francisco in the Japantown district.

This year's winners practice innovative strategies and represent best practices in industries as diverse as energy, medical, financial services and nonprofit. (See the following list of honorees, including Hotel Nikko San Francisco.)

An independent research firm evaluates each company's entry based on key measures in various categories. They include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives and Strategic Company Performance.

"We are honored to recognize the efforts of this year's 'Best and Brightest' companies. These companies have created impressive organizational value and business results through their policies and Best Practices in human resource management. This award designation is a powerful recruitment tool in the drive to attract and retain exceptional employees," said Jennifer Kluge, NABR president.

The celebratory Symposium will begin with registration, networking and a strolling breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Educational programs as well as a community project with the non profit organization Lava Mae will follow. The awards presentation will begin at 11:05 a.m. and the program will conclude at 12:00 p.m.

Winning companies also vie for three "Best of the Best Overall" elite awards in the small, medium and large business category. The elite award winners will be announced during the awards ceremony.

"San Francisco Bay Area's Best And Brightest Companies To Work For®" is sponsored by Baudville, The Executive Group, UC Berkeley Extension Corporate and Professional Programs, The Scheier+Group, NBC Bay Area News, Basic and Corp! magazine.

The "101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®" is a national program with annual symposium and award galas presented in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego and San Francisco. Nominations are now being accepted for 2016. Visit to obtain an application.

About the Best and Brightest Programs
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the National Association for Business Resources that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole.

San Francisco Bay Area's Best and Brightest 2015 Winners

3Degrees Group, Inc.

Intacct Corporation

Access Communications Jobvite
Amnet Group Jumpstart Automotive Group
AnswerLab Krux
AppDynamics Lending Club
Arena Solutions McGuire & Hester
Ascent McGuire Real Estate
BlackBerry MRC - Smart Technology Solutions
Buchman Provine Brothers PowerReviews, Inc.
Smith LLP Protiviti
Commune Hotels + Resorts Resolution Media
Crane Worldwide Logistics RiseSmart
DigitasLBi Spark
DoubleDutch Sqor Sports Inc.
DYNAVAX Technologies SThree
Corporation Taulia Inc.
Everlaw ThinkHR Corporation
EXTRACTABLE Thoughtworks, Inc.
GeoVera Insurance TriNet Corporation
Company True Partners Consulting
Harley Ellis Devereaux WalkMe Inc.
Hotel Nikko San Francisco  
hrQ Inc.  

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