Employees Cite Growth Opportunities, Open and Communicative Work Environment as Contributing Factors Behind Ranking
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cbeyond (NASDAQ:CBEY, news, filings), a leading provider of IT and communications services to small and medium sized businesses, has been named one of "Metro Atlanta's Top 100 Workplaces" by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The complete list was unveiled in the April 22, 2012, issue of metro Atlanta's most widely circulated daily news publication.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's "Top 100 Workplaces" rankings recognize the area's top small (between 50-124 employees), medium (124-499 employees) and large (more than 500 employees) businesses that excel in offering the training, benefits and overall direction employees value; more than 1,000 Atlanta companies were nominated or asked to participate in the 2012 contest. The newspaper partnered with Workplace Dynamics to survey and review feedback from more than 43,500 metro Atlanta employees and learned why they love where they work.
Cbeyond is ranked number 16 on the list of 20 workplaces in the large business category, with its employees favorably recommending the Company against program criteria including overall direction, work conditions, career growth opportunities, management and leadership, and salary and benefits.
"Since the beginning, Cbeyond has worked to protect our unique culture, which creates an open, communicative place where energetic people have the tools and support they need to contribute and grow," said Jim Geiger, president and chief executive officer of Cbeyond. "We believe there is great value in fostering an environment where our employees are proud to work, and this award further reflects our continued dedication to each other."
In March 2012, Cbeyond was named one of "America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies" by Forbes magazine. Additionally, the Company recently received a BEST Award recognizing its employee development programs by the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD).
To learn more about Cbeyond's workplace culture and view career opportunities, visit http://www.cbeyond.net/about-cbeyond/careers/. To view a social media version of this press release, please click here.
For more information about Cbeyond, visit the AJC.com profile about the Company included in the Top Workplaces coverage.
Cbeyond, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBEY) is a leading provider of IT and communications services to more than 62,000 small and medium sized businesses in the U.S. Combining industry-leading virtual and dedicated servers hosted in a fully compliant data center, cloud PBX, secure MPLS enterprise-class networks, robust security services, migration planning and best-in-class real-time management, Cbeyond provides a technology portfolio not generally available to the SMBs they serve. Winning the 2010 Windows Server Hyper-V Cloud Provider of the Year and Hosting Partner of the Year in 2009 and 2010, Cbeyond is an industry leader in delivering virtual and dedicated servers on Windows Server Hyper-V technology. For more information on Cbeyond, visit www.cbeyond.net and follow Cbeyond on Twitter: www.twitter.com/Cbeyondinc.
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