R&J Public Relations LLC, a leading, brand-building public relations firm based in Bridgewater, N.J., has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey for 2013 by NJBIZ Magazine. This marks the third consecutive year the agency has earned this recognition.
This prestigious annual program identifies, recognizes and honors the top places of employment inNew Jersey. The Best Places to Work inNew Jerseyprogram honors up to 100 companies split into two groups: small/medium-sized companies (15-249 employees) and large-sized companies (more than 250 employees). R&J Public Relations has been named one of the Best Places to Work inNew Jerseyin the medium category, becoming one of only 62 companies to receive this honor in the small/medium-sized business category.
“This recognition is a tribute to the commitment and professionalism of our staff and the value that they bring to our agency and our diverse client base,” saidJohn Lonsdorf, President of R&J Public Relations. “We have made a commitment to employing only the best, brightest and most enthusiastic PR professionals and providing a work environment that contributes to their success and our clients’ success. Achieving this prestigious recognition for three straight years is only possible because of the collective efforts and collaboration of everyone at R&J Public Relations.”
Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work inNew Jersey. Part one consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies,practices,philosophy,systems and demographics. This phase was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. Part two consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This phase was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. The overall registration and survey process was managed by Best Companies Group (BCG). BCG also analyzed the data provided and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.
The award program,created in 2005,is produced by NJBIZ. NJBIZ,program sponsors and partners will honor this year’s 100 Best Places to Work and announce their ranking during an awards dinner and ceremony on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at the Hilton East Brunswick.
The program sponsors are: MetLife Solutions Group and Gibbons P.C. The program is in partnership with Garden State Council SHRM, The New Jersey State Chamber, Employers Association of New Jersey and the New Jersey Economic Development Authority.