Wagman Receives Best Places to Work in PA Award for 8th Time
Contact: Lisa Wagman Glezer
Direct: (717) 577-4252
November 30, 2012
G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. Receives Best Places to Work in PA Award for 8th Time
(York, PA) G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. was recognized among the Top 100 Best Places to Work in PA 2012 at an awards banquet on November 29, 2012, at the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, PA. Wagman ranked #29 among the 100 Best Places to work in PA. This is the eighth time in which G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. made the list.
The Best Places to Work in PA Program is generally made up of two groups of companies: medium-sized (25-250 employees) and large-sized companies (251 employees or more). Through the research process, a survey is sent to both the employers and employees from hundreds of companies from across the commonwealth. Wagman is listed among the large-sized companies.
Mike Glezer, CEO of G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. states, “It is an honor that employees voted us among the Best Places to Work in PA. We value the feedback we receive from the surveys and use it to continuously improve and develop programs to benefit our employees. Many new programs and benefits were a direct result of years of Best Places survey input. We take great pride in our team at Wagman and thank them for voting us Best Places to Work in PA for the 8th time.”
About Best Places to Work in PA
The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first statewide programs of its kind in the country. The program is a public/private partnership between Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Central Penn Business Journal.
This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places to be employed in Pennsylvania, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and businesses.
Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in PA. The first part of this process was evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophies, 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.
Wagman employees celebrate receiving the Best Places to Work in PA 2012 award
G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. was founded in 1902 and continues on today as a fourth generation, private family-owned general contracting business headquartered in York, PA. With offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia, G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc. is a heavy civil contractor specializing in transportation infrastructure and has grown to become a nationally recognized leader within the industry. Wagman’s core competencies include: design-build, bridges, marine construction, structures, highways, excavation, drainage, modified concrete and geotechnical construction services. For more information about Wagman, please visit www.wagman.com.