SOURCE: Slalom Consulting

July 08, 2010 12:00 ET

Slalom Consulting Named One of the Best Companies to Work For

Seattle Business Adds Consulting Firm to Annual List of 100 Washington Companies

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - July 8, 2010) -  Slalom Consulting, one of the country's premier business consulting and technology solutions firms, today announced that it has been named by Seattle Business as one of the Best Companies to Work For. The magazine recognized Slalom Consulting for its innovative strategies in human resources, management and employee compensation.

"Slalom Consulting invests heavily in our people -- they're the engine that drives the company and we're honored to be recognized as one of best companies to work for," said Brian Jacobsen, Seattle general manager. "We've broken the consulting mold with our local business model, which ensures our people are connected to their community and perhaps most importantly -- home with their families each night. This award shows our efforts are paying off." 

The company joins a select group of organizations that are driving employee satisfaction with programs as varied as company wide efforts to improve the health of the entire workforce to complete transparency by publishing financials internally every month. A panel of six judges evaluated entries from across Washington, ultimately selecting 100 from five categories: large companies, large companies headquartered outside Washington, midsize companies, small companies, nonprofit organizations.

"Slalom Consulting's inclusion as a Best Company to Work For is evidence of the company's commitment to develop its human resources through improved communications, a cohesive culture and strong leadership, values that are core to developing a successful enterprise," says Leslie Helm, editor of Seattle Business magazine.

About Slalom Consulting

Slalom Consulting is a business and technology consulting firm that helps clients win by building local teams with a deep understanding of the art and science of business success. Slalom drives client ROI in areas such as cloud computing, business intelligence, portals, mobility, project management and process design. Slalom's consultants are handpicked experts who stay ahead of the curve by always finding the next innovative advantage. Headquartered in Seattle, Slalom employs more than 800 consultants across eight cities in the United States. For more information visit www.slalom.com.

About Seattle Business

Seattle Business is a monthly magazine that is read by more than 100,000 business executives across the state. Annual events tied to its editorial coverage include Leaders in Health, Washington Manufacturing Awards, Best Companies, Green Washington Awards, Top Innovators and Family Business Awards. Seattle Business is owned by Minneapolis-based Tiger Oak Publications, which also publishes Seattle, Seattle Bride magazines as well as more than 20 other leading regional magazines. Visit Seattle Business online at seattlebusinessmag.com.

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