Southfield, Mich., -- Plante Moran, PLLC, the nation’s 12th largest public accounting and business advisory firm, continues to add to its workplace awards with recent recognition on the 2011 Top Ten list of the National Top Workplaces.
According to the Detroit Free Press, which announced the award this week, the 2011 Top 10 list was compiled by WorkplaceDynamics, which designs and conducts annual employee satisfaction surveys for the Detroit Free Press and 29 other major newspapers in the country. America's Top 10 Workplaces is based on these employee surveys and involves companies that participate in the Free Press' annual Top Workplaces competition and similar competitions in other states. Plante Moran was ranked 7 out of 805 companies considered and is a multiple winner of the annual Detroit Free Press top workplace awards.
Plante Moran has a variety of staff-friendly programs that keep morale high and turnover rates low for the public accounting profession. Longstanding programs such as Saturday childcare during tax season, flex-time and part-time schedules, paid time off for volunteerism and unexpected bonuses such as an extra day off during the 2011 holiday season, keep staff infused with the Plante Moran spirit and focused on providing outstanding client service.
“We are very pleased to accept this Top Workplace award because it affirms that we continue to place the proper emphasis on nurturing our staff,” said Plante Moran Managing Partner Gordon Krater. “These awards can also engage other employers in creating a thriving workplace culture and that is a positive for all Michigan businesses.”
The Detroit Free Press article about the Top Workplaces award can be read here. More than 4,000 organizations across America were surveyed for the Top Workplaces program. View the list of the Top 319 organizations with over 1,000 employees nationwide.
About Plante Moran, PLLC
Plante Moran is among the nation’s largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, providing clients with tax, audit, risk management, financial, technology, business consulting, and wealth management services. Plante Moran has a staff of more than 1,600 professionals in 21 offices throughout Michigan, Ohio, and Illinois with international offices in Shanghai, China; Monterrey, Mexico; and Mumbai, India. Plante Moran has been recognized by a number of organizations, including FORTUNE magazine, as one of the country’s best places to work.