MSA Ranked One of the Best Accounting Firms to Work for
Martin Starnes & Associates, CPAs, P.A. is thrilled to announce being named as one of the 2014 Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work for, ranking 9th among medium sized firms. Accounting Today has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees.
This survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the accounting industry, benefiting the industry's economy, workforce and businesses. The list is made up of 100 companies.
"This is the sixth year Martin Starnes & Associates, CPAs, P.A. has received this award. As a firm, it is our goal to provide the best services to our clients through loyalty and trust. It is evident that the dedication and work ethic we see from our employees demonstrate how well those values are guiding us as a firm," Victoria A. Martin, Managing Partner of Martin Starnes & Associates, CPAs, P.A. said. "Our success is a reflection of our talented and dedicated staff who go above and beyond to meet client needs."
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;
- Be a publicly or privately held business;
- Have a facility in the United States;
- Have a minimum of 15 employees working in the United States;
- Must be in business a minimum of 1 year; and
- Must be an accounting firm.
Companies from across the United States entered the two-part survey process to determine Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work for. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data and determined the final ranking.
"This distinction is quite an honor, and we thank Accounting Today for recognizing the good work that we do," Vickie Martin added. "To be honored in this manner truly reflects our core values and shows how well they are working."
For more information on Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work for program, visit www.BestAccountingFirmsToWorkFor.com.