SOURCE: Stellar Solutions, Inc

October 01, 2014 09:00 ET

Stellar Solutions, Inc Received National Recognition

Stellar Solutions Named One of The Principal 10 Best Companies for Employee Financial Security

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - October 01, 2014) - STELLAR SOLUTIONS, INC's outstanding commitment to their employees' financial and physical wellness has earned them the distinction of being one of the best.

An independent judging panel of employee benefit experts named Stellar, as one of the 2014 winners of The Principal® 10 Best Companies for Employee Financial Security.

Judges selected Stellar because of their commitment to employee financial security through outstanding employee benefits. Stellar Solutions, currently employing 200 people, will also be featured in the October issue of Inc. Magazine for this achievement. 

Stellar Solutions and other Principal 10 Best winners are committed to their employees' long-term financial well-being," said Luke Vandermillen, vice president at the Principal Financial Group®. "They understand that the people and culture can really make a difference in an organization. When companies like these invest so much in benefits that support their employees, people notice."

The Principal®sponsors the national program, which is now in its 13th year. It honors growing companies (five-1,000 employees) for their commitment to their employees' financial security.

"We are proud to have been named to The Principal 10 Best list," said Celeste V. Ford, Founder/CEO at Stellar Solutions. "We are committed to investing in our employees and appreciate the opportunity to share our best practices with other growing businesses."

As part of their best practices, Stellar Solutions works with Vanguard Group to help make choices that supports their employees' financial future.

Along with the award recognition, The Principal awards a donation to a charity selected by each winning company. Stellar Solutions chose Second Harvest Food Bank of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties to receive the $2,500 donation.

Learn more about The Principal 10 Best Companies for Employee Financial Security at


Stellar Solutions is an aerospace engineering services company that provides top tier engineering and technical management talent in support of significant national and international aerospace programs. Stellar Solutions is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with regional offices in Denver, CO and Chantilly, VA. Founded 1995 by Celeste V. Ford, the company has distinguished itself by satisfying customers' critical needs on diverse projects, including defense-related intelligence projects, international telecommunications satellites, commercial imagery satellites and NASA's earth science and planetary missions.

About the Principal Financial Group

The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®)[1] is a global investment management leader offering retirement services, insurance solutions and asset management. The Principal offers businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement, asset management and insurance through its diverse family of financial services companies. Founded in 1879 and a member of the FORTUNE 500®, the Principal Financial Group has $517.9 billion in assets under management[2] and serves some 19.4 million customers worldwide from offices in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. Principal Financial Group, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol PFG. For more information, visit

[1] "The Principal Financial Group" and "The Principal" are registered service marks of Principal Financial Services, Inc., a member of the Principal Financial Group.

[2] As of June 30, 2014.

The following files are available for download:

Contact Information