HOUSTON, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It takes exceptional dedication and commitment to one's employees to be named an Elite Winner in Houston's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ annual awards competition. Two Elite winners were honored at the event held today, October 25, 2012, at the JW Marriott Galleria in Houston.
This is the first year that the National Association for Business Resources has presented this annual event, which provides companies with the opportunity to pursue a Best and Brightest designation. The winning companies demonstrated exceptionally innovative human resource practices and set high standards for all of Houston's businesses.
Elite winners are selected based on their high scores and then named an Elite winner in their respective category which included: The Best of the Best Small Business Overall and The Best of the Best Overall. Nominated companies are assessed by reviewing a number of key measures in each category. Each company's entry was evaluated by an independent research firm.
"It is with careful consideration that we have chosen our Elite winners this year. We are proud to provide a platform for Houston companies to demonstrate all they provide to their employees," said Jennifer Kluge, NABR president. "Through their best practices, Elite companies empower employees to reach their full potential."
Sponsors of the "Houston's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For ™ " include Ryan, LLC and Corp! Magazine.
The "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For ™," a program of the National Association for Business Resources, is presented annually in Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, West Michigan and now Nationally. Nominations are now being accepted for 2013. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.
Houston's "Best and Brightest Companies to Work For"
2012 ELITE AWARD WINNERS
The Best of the Best Small Business Overall
Dean's Professional Services (Houston)
The Best of the Best Overall
Based in Warren, Mich., the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) is a business organization of small to medium-sized businesses, representing more than 20,000 members who employ over 200,0000 persons nationally. Members include attorneys, physicians, architects, accountants, construction companies, banks, retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers and the like. Member businesses receive numerous benefits including free legal and financial consultations; discounted technology, automotive and office products; employee training and recruitment assistance; and competitive insurance rates. Visit NABR online at www.nationalbiz.org.
SOURCE National Association for Business Resources