DALLAS, Nov. 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa, the industry's leading community management company, was presented the Dallas Regional Chamber Blueprint Award in the Workforce Growth category. The Blueprint Awards recognize companies, organizations, and projects that have experienced significant job growth and foster positive economic momentum in the Dallas region.
The 2015 Blueprint Awards luncheon took place at noon on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. More than 350 key regional and national corporate and legislative leaders were in attendance. Associa Chairman & Chief Executive Officer John Carona and Executive Vice President & Chief Corporate Officer Helen Carona accepted the award amongst prominent members of the Associa leadership team present at the luncheon.
"It's an honor for Associa to be recognized as one of the key businesses that make up the overall corporate blueprint for Dallas and surrounding areas," said John Carona "I especially want to thank the Richardson Chamber of Commerce, who nominated us, for their continued support of our expansive workforce operating out of the two-year old shared service center in Richardson."
Associa's Client Shared Service Center on Alma Road in Richardson is home to more than 400 hundred full-time Associa employees who have played a part in increasing the company's DFW workforce by more than 60% in the last two years. Close to 800 Associa employees work in the metroplex and more than 9,000 worldwide.
Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with over 9,000 employees operating more than 170 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.
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