This award recognizes Dallas-Fort Worth companies that promote a healthy work culture through wellness programs and other health-related perks and initiatives and make strong contributions toward improving health in North Texas. SkillStorm was named a winner in the Employer Award category.
“We are thrilled to be recognized as one of Dallas’ healthiest employers,” said SkillStorm Managing Partner Ted Stout. “Our employees and their wellness have always been our first priority. We are dedicated to the happiness, health and growth of our employees, which in turn trickles down to a significant improvement in our company’s performance and customer satisfaction.”
Over 110 local companies participated in this award program of which only 37 were selected as winners in 12 different categories. SkillStorm was recognized for developing strong workplace wellness programs and making wellness a top priority for their employees. The company offers comprehensive employee benefit packages which include wellness initiatives, a work-life balance employee assistance program, education reimbursement, company-paid life insurance and a robust voluntary benefit option covering med-support, critical illness and accident insurance.
SkillStorm has received many highly regarded national and state awards. Most recently, SkillStorm was named Orlando Business Journal’s Outstanding Small Business for the second year in a row. SkillStorm was also named 2009 Business of the Year and one of the 2009 Best Places to Work by the South Florida Business Journal, making this the second year in a row the company has received this honor. SkillStorm also received the San Diego Better Business Bureau (BBB) 2008 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, ranked #2 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Largest Contingency Executive Search Firms List for 2008 and ranked # 2 on San Diego Daily Transcript’s Staffing Firms List for 2008. Other accolades include being named one of the 2007 Best Places to Work in Central Florida by the Orlando Business Journal, being awarded the 2006 Governor’s Entrepreneurship Award in Florida’s Mega Market, winning South Florida Business Journal's 2006 Technology Award in the Professional Services Category and ranking as the 13th Fastest Growing New Company in America in 2006 on Entrepreneur Magazine and PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Hot 100 List.
SkillStorm (skillstorm.com) provides diversified technical services to various organizations nationwide. The company specializes in Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management consulting, outsourcing and staff augmentation solutions. SkillStorm has an impressive client list, which includes many elite Fortune 500 companies. SkillStorm has 14 offices throughout the United States, with corporate headquarters located in San Diego, California.