Hawaii Business Magazine Recognizes WESTON as Number
One Place to Work
HONOLULU, HI — April 21,
2010 – For the second time this spring, Weston
Solutions, Inc. (WESTON®)
received top honors for commitment to its employees, ranking first
among Small companies in the Hawaii Business Magazine 2010 Best
Places to Work in Hawaii. The list of best places to work in Hawaii
appears in the April edition of Hawaii Business Magazine, and on
The Best Places to Work issue honors companies
that keep their employees happy and highlights how they do
it. An independent analytical research firm, Best Companies Group,
surveyed local organizations and named 60 to the list of winners—17
large businesses, 19 medium business, and 24 small businesses.
Companies are graded on criteria that include pay and benefits,
culture, communication, and leadership. An anonymous employee feedback
survey was used to attain candid responses to questions about job
satisfaction, career development opportunities, workplace environment,
WESTON’s award commendation was signed by
Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle. It stated, “Environmental consulting
and engineering group Weston Solutions stands out among small businesses
in Hawaii.” It went on to thank the Company for going above
and beyond business as usual to create a workplace where employees
thrive and are motivated to succeed.
Donald W. Grogan, WESTON Senior
Vice President and Global Division Manager, is proud of the
success at maintaining a strong work-life balance. He stated, “The
enthusiastic attitude and culture of engagement is contagious in
our Honolulu office. Every time I visit I leave rejuvenated and
“WESTON also placed third in a new category
this year, Most Family-Friendly Company,” commented Dave
Griffin, WESTON Pacific Rim Profit Center Manager. “To our
employees it’s more than just a paycheck or a great benefit
package. It’s the shared ownership culture blended with recognition
and leadership development that makes WESTON a great place to work.
We know that at the end of the day what is most important is our
families and our commitment to sustainability that will enrich
WESTON calls this its’ Total
Rewards Program. By empowering employees to unlock their potential,
it builds the framework for why “Great People Choose WESTON
Every Day.” Through a partnership dialogue with their manager,
employees are encouraged to build their own personal “WESTON,” and
combine the company’s unique culture, career opportunities,
and compensation and benefits programs while meeting business objectives.
WESTON ranked eighth in 2007, tenth in 2008,
and third in 2009 in Small to Medium companies in the Hawaii Business
Magazine Best Places to Work. On March 21, 2010, WESTON ranked seventh
among Midsize companies in the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily
News 2010 Top Workplaces in Philadelphia. Its San Antonio, TX, office placed
sixth in the Medium category in the San Antonio Business Journal 2009 Best Places to Work awards.
With corporate offices located
in West Chester, PA, and a full-service office in Honolulu,
WESTON is a global leader in environmental, sustainable, and energy
solutions, property redevelopment, and design/build construction.
Dedicated to making a difference in the world, the company’s 1,800
people reach out from 60 offices to build strong stakeholder relationships
and provide solutions that work. WESTON has been responding to
our clients’ toughest problems for more than 50 years.