LITTLE ROCK, Ark., (July 18, 2017) – ABC Financial Services, (ABC) the leading provider of software and payment processing in the Health and Fitness Industry, was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in Arkansas. This fifth annual program was created by Arkansas Business and Best Companies Group and was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in Arkansas, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses.The list is made up of 36 companies.
“We are excited and humbled to have received this award for the third consecutive year,” stated, Paul Schaller, CEO and President of ABC Financial. “We truly value our employees and appreciate they feel they are a significant part of our growing business.”
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a for-profit, not-for-profit business or government entity;
- Be a publicly or privately held business;
- Have a facility in Arkansas;
- Have at least 15 employees in Arkansas;
- Be in business a minimum of 1 year.
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in Arkansas. 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 rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Arkansas, analyzed the data and determined the final rankings. The winners will be revealed at a special event on September 20, 2017, and then published in a special supplement of Arkansas Business on September 25, 2017.