Riptide Software was recently awarded the Second Best Place to Work for in Central Florida for all companies having from 99 to 499 employees in the 2016 Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies. The list of “Top 100 Companies” was created by the Orlando Sentinel and Best Companies Group. This survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Orlando.
To be considered for participation in Orlando Sentinel Top 100 , companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;
- Be a publicly or privately held business;
- Have a facility in Central Florida (Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, Sumter and Volusia County);
- Have at least 15 employees working in Central Florida;
- Must be in business a minimum of one year.
Organizations from across Central Florida entered the two-part survey process to determine the Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics which comprised of 25% of scoring. The second part consisted of an independent and anonymous employee survey to measure the employee experience which comprised of 75% of scoring. The combined scores determined the top organizations and the final ranking.
Philip Loeffel, Founder and CEO, of Riptide Software added, “This award holds special meaning for us as it is based heavily on how employees ‘feel’, the third party assessment allows each employee to describe the culture, work environment, challenges, and opportunities we offer at Riptide. I couldn’t be more proud of the results. To be recognized as a one of the best workplaces Central Florida is a testament to our efforts to make our culture and environment great for our employees, this helps drive our quality, productivity, and our customers success. We will always continue to strive to be the best”
About Riptide Software
Riptide Software is an award-winning, formally assessed CMMI Level 4 software company based in Central Florida. For nearly two decades, Riptide has developed innovative software architectures and cloud computing infrastructure to deliver high volume systems at low cost. Riptide’s services include a wide array of services and products for various industries, including cloud computing and on-demand technologies, mobile and web development, enterprise application development, e-learning, Salesforce consulting, and much more.
About Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies Program
For more information on the Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies program, visit www.Top100CompaniesORL.com.