Sierra Ranked #22 on List of 100 Best Places to Work in PA 2012
Sierra w/o Wires, Inc. is ranked #22 on the list of 100 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania 2012. Sierra was recognized at the awards banquet on Thursday, November 29 at the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, PA.
Sierra is thankful for it’s team of dedicated individuals who are passionate about what they do and operate according to the philosophy that technology exists solely for the purpose of making our work, our play and our lives better – not to add additional burdens or road blocks.
The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first statewide programs of its kind in the country. The program is a public/private partnership between the Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Central Penn Business Journal.
This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, who are benefiting the state’s economy and its workforce. Employers are categorized based upon the total number of employees they have in the United States, 25 to 249 employees and 250 or more employees.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
– Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business
– Be a publicly or privately held business
– Have a facility in Pennsylvania
– Have at least 25 employees working in Pennsylvania
– Be in business a minimum of one year.
Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in PA. The first part of this process was evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophies, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process.
Sierra w/o Wires, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Information Technology services provider specializing in remote monitoring and remote management of computing systems, cloud/virtual systems hosting, physical server hosting, software development and hardware and software reselling.