[DALLAS, TEXAS] – Kent Companies, Texas was named one of the Dallas/Fort Worth’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by the National Association for Business Resources. This marks the second year in a row that Kent Companies has been recognized for excelling in employee relations, compensation programs, employee benefits and community involvement.
An independent research firm evaluated each contender’s entry based on employee surveys and reference materials submitted for compensation; benefits and employee solutions; employee enrichment; engagement and retention; employee education and development; recruitment, selection and orientation; employee achievement and recognition; communication and shared vision; diversity and inclusion; work-life balance; community initiatives; and strategic company performance.
Kent Companies, Texas President Keith Collinsworth shared, “This recognition is noteworthy because it comes from our very own people. They measured us on how well we deliver on our promises. We’re pleased with this award, and we’re maintaining our commitment to our “people first” culture.”
Kent Companies makes continual investments in training, education and resources to best equip its teams for the jobsite – and for lifelong careers. Kent Companies CEO Jeff VanderLaan added, “We’ve invested in technology to create paperless jobsites, and we use electronic platforms for real-time communications. We use these tools to communicate, to add transparency and to create more opportunities for our team.” The Kent Companies team continues to grow and includes nearly 900 concrete construction professionals nationwide.