SOURCE: Jupiter Communities, LLC

Jupiter Communities, LLC

July 13, 2012 08:00 ET

Jupiter Communities Named One of Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for by the National Association for Business Resources

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Jul 13, 2012) - Jupiter Communities, LLC, a national multifamily property management company, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as one of Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR).

"I am thrilled that Jupiter Communities has earned the recognition of one of the 'Best and Brightest Companies to Work For,' knowing that our collaborative efforts have proven to remain competitive in today's ever changing job market," said Diane Gaerlan, Vice President of Human Resources for Jupiter Communities, LLC. "The recognition is truly an honor and has motivated us to continually invest in the attraction, development and retention of our valued employees... our greatest asset!"

The National Association for Business Resources hosts the 101 Best and Brightest program annually in various markets across the country to identify and honor organizations that demonstrate exceptional human resources programs and a strong commitment to employee enrichment. Winners are selected from among hundreds of competing companies whose applications are reviewed and scored by an independent research firm. Participating organizations are evaluated across a range of categories, including Communication; Employee Education and Development; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention, among others.

This year's Chicago winners will be honored at an awards symposium and luncheon on Monday, August 20 at the Double Tree Hotel in Oak Brook, Illinois. The event allows the winning businesses to showcase their company's employee and human resources best practices, participate in a series of interactive educational programs, and network among peers.

About Jupiter Communities
Jupiter Communities, a subsidiary of RAIT Financial Trust, is a full-service multifamily property management company with approximately 11,000 apartment units under management nationwide. The leadership at Jupiter Communities boasts more than 50 years of industry experience managing and maximizing the value of apartment communities across the nation, giving it the ability to offer expert advice and superior services including property management, valuations and market studies, accounting, due diligence, dispositions, and construction management. For more information, please visit or contact Kellie DeVilbiss at 312-924-1601. 

About The National Association for Business Resources

The National Association for Business Resources (NABR) advocates and represents small and medium-sized businesses throughout the United States. NABR specializes in providing businesses the benefits, programs, services, and assistance required to operate as efficiently and successfully as possible. Best practice solutions are available to members in the areas of human resources, healthcare, legal, transaction, compliance, marketing, and office services. More information is available at

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Kellie DeVilbiss
    Jupiter Communities, LLC
    401 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
    Chicago, IL 60611
    T: (312) 924-1601
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