Axiom Named a “Best Place to Work” in Washington by Washington Business Journal
June 7, 2007
Falls Church, Virginia - June 7, 2007 - Washington Business Journal recognized Axiom Resource Management, Inc., as one of the region's best places to work at an awards breakfast held today at the Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner. More than 650 business leaders attended the event. The award recognizes Axiom's achievements in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through innovative benefits, working conditions, and company culture.
The recognition places Axiom as one of the Top 50 employers in Greater Washington. The Top 50 were selected from more than 300 nominations, from virtually every business sector.
“I could not be more proud of the people of Axiom and the outstanding work they do for our clients,” said Axiom partner Kevin Riley, who accepted the award on behalf of the firm's 500 professionals. “My business partner Doug Peardon joins me in thanking Washington Business Journal, and the entire Axiom family, for making this recognition possible.”
Axiom has consistently demonstrated its commitment to designing innovative approaches to attracting and retaining the best people. One example is the Axiom Castle program, which provides funds to employees who buy or rent homes, to help them fight the high costs of housing. Axiom professionals have certainly responded to the firm's positive, innovative culture—over 55 percent of new hires at Axiom come from employee referrals. The firm's annual staff retention rate stands at over 90 percent.
Axiom is a professional consulting firm providing program management, operational support, accessibility, management training, and IT solutions. The firm delivers studies and analysis, marketing, distance learning, and Web support. Clients include the Departments of State, Labor, and Education, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the TRICARE Management Activity. Axiom has also been honored as one of Washington's “Great Places to Work” by Washingtonian magazine. Axiom, now in its second decade of operations, has annual revenues exceeding $66 million.
For more information contact Frank Cumberland, Vice President for Communications, at 703-998-0327 ext 222.