The Alliance has recognized the Washington, D.C. area’s best places to work for the past fourteen years. The Workplace Excellence Seal of Approval is a highly sought after award and recognizes Chevo’s accomplishments in creating an outstanding workplace. The sixty-eight winning companies in 2013 are from all across the US, with the majority being concentrated in the Greater DC area.
Award Specifics: The Workplace Excellence and Health & Wellness Trailblazer Awards highlight businesses that promote professional fulfillment and personal wellness at work, at home, and in the community.
All award applicants undergo a rigorous assessment process led by an independent review panel of professors, PhD professionals, and doctoral candidates in business, industrial and organizational psychology, and human resources. Excellent Workplace and Health & Wellness Trailblazer Award winners demonstrated equal merit in each of the following categories:
• Workforce Demographics
• Management Practices
• Employee Engagement
• Corporate Social Responsibility
• Diversity and Inclusion
• Total Rewards Programs and Benefits
• Health & Wellness Programs and Initiatives
• Employee Voice Survey
“We’re proud of being nominated for a second year in a row. This award acknowledges our continued efforts in advancing our employee programs and creating a great working environment,” says Phil Sahady, President of Chevo.
The Alliance for Workplace Excellence will host its Annual Awards Luncheon on May 15, 2013, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. Sixty-eight businesses will be honored at the event, and more than 450 area business executives are expected to attend.
Prior to the Award Luncheon at between 10:00 and 11:30 a.m., AWE will host a Panel Discussion on Trends in Workplace Excellence 2013. A panel of experts will discuss the latest trends in Workplace Excellence for 45 minutes and then meet the experts for round table discussions where they will answer your questions and further discuss the current trends in workplace excellence.