Hoosier Companies Among 'Best Workplaces'

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(photo courtesy of The Garrett Companies) (photo courtesy of The Garrett Companies)

Three Indiana companies are included in Inc. magazine's list of the "Best Places to Work in 2019." The list was compiled from a survey of employees from nearly 2,000 businesses nationwide on topics including trust, management effectiveness and perks.

The list includes 346 companies that received the best results from the survey. Bloomington-based Hanapin Marketing, Sharpen Technologies in Indianapolis, and Greenwood-based real estate firm The Garrett Companies are the Hoosier representatives.

Mike Simmons, chairman and chief executive officer of Sharpen Technologies, says attracting and retaining top talent is the lifeblood of software companies.

"We get this and have put employees at the center of everything we do—from benefits and perks that reflect their unique needs, to open, two-way dialogue with leadership," Simmons said in a news release. "We are truly only as good as each individual who works here and I want to thank our team members for their dedication, talent and passion that drive our continued success."

You can connect to the full list from Inc. by clicking here

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