Seattle, WA, August 08, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Intelius, a people search and background check service company, today announced it was selected by Washington CEO as a winner of the 18th annual 100 Best Companies to Work For in Washington State Award.
Intelius was ranked 22 on the list of medium-sized companies to be honored by Washington CEO. The 100 honorees were selected within the nonprofit, small, medium and large size company categories.
“We are thrilled to be recognized by Washington CEO as one of Washington’s Best Companies to Work For, especially since it this comes off the heels of also being honored by the Puget Sound Business Journal as one of Washington’s Best Workplaces,” said Naveen Jain, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Intelius. “We feel strongly about holding our workplace standards high and constantly strive to create an environment for our employees where they have the opportunity to grow professionally while also enjoying what they do every day.”
Intelius was selected after a panel of nine human resources professionals reviewed the responses from approximately 20,000 employee surveys from 308 Washington state companies. The judges then reviewed the top-scoring companies from the employee surveys based on such criteria as training, responsibility and decision making, performance standards, rewards and recognition, benefits, leadership, work environment, hiring and retention as well as corporate culture.
For more information, or a complete list of winners, please go to www.washingtonceo.com.
Intelius is a leading background check and employment screening information commerce company providing businesses and consumers with information to empower the decision-making process for peace of mind and security. To date, Intelius has gained more than six million unique customers who use Intelius' information services like people search and criminal records search to reconnect and protect their loved ones, businesses and assets. Intelius' services Among Intelius’ other services are: include background checks, people search services, comprehensive employment screening services and an award-winning identity theft prevention product, IDWatch. Intelius is one of the top 100 most trafficked sites on the Internet, according to comScore/Media Metrix. Intelius was listed as an Inc. 500 company and was named One of Washington’s Best Companies to Work For by Washington CEO in 2008. In 2007 Intelius was named one of Washington's top three Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal, and in 2006, Intelius was named the American Business Awards' Best New Company, and was listed amongst the top 15 Corporate Philanthropists by Puget Sound Business Journal. For more about Intelius screening products and services, visit http://www.hr.intelius.com. For more about Intelius' business, news and policies, visit http://www.intelius.com/corp.
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