Vermont Business Magazine and the Vermont Chamber of Commerce announced the ranking of the top 51 Best Places to Work in Vermont 2020, at a virtual ceremony July 30, 2020. These companies had the honor of saying they are a Best Place to Work in Vermont.
The awards program was created in 2006 and is presented in partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management, Vermont State Council, (SHRM), the Vermont Department of Economic Development and Best Companies Group.
This statewide survey and awards program were designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Vermont, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and businesses.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Have at least 15 employees working in Vermont;
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;
- Be a publicly or privately held business;
- Have a facility in the state of Vermont; and
- Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.
Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Vermont. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, 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 in Vermont and analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.
2020 Best Places to work in Vermont winners ranking:
(15 - 99 U.S. EMPLOYEES)
2 ASIC North, Inc.
3 Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman
4 United Way of Northwest Vermont
5 IVY COMPUTER, INC
6 Fuse, LLC
8 Dunkiel Saunders
9 Co-operative Insurance Companies
10 Countryside Alarms
11 McSoley McCoy & Co
12 Heritage Aviation
13 Gallagher, Flynn & Company
14 NuHarbor Security
15 New Breed
16 Champlain Community Services
17 Adam Hergenrother Companies
18 University of Vermont Foundation
19 Country Walkers and VBT Bicycling Vacations
20 The Royal Group, Inc
21 Stone Environmental Inc
22 Chippers Inc.
23 ReArch Company, Inc.
24 Liquid Measurement Systems
25 Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC
26 Wild Apple
27 Downstreet Housing & Community Development
(100-249 U.S. EMPLOYEES)
1 DEW CONSTRUCTION CORP.
3 Union Mutual
4 Champlain Housing Trust
5 The Richards Group
6 New England Air Systems LLC
7 Johnson Lambert LLP
8 NorthCountry Federal Credit Union
9 Hickok & Boardman Insurance Group
11 Chroma Technology Corporation
12 Vermont Systems Inc.
13 Heritage Family Credit Union