Baker Tilly Named a Best Place to Work by Washington Business Journal for Second Straight Year

WASHINGTON (May 13, 2014) – Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) has been named a Best Place to Work for 2014 by the Washington Business Journal for the second year in a row. The firm ranked 5th out of 25 in the large company category, which evaluated organizations with more than 151 employees.

"We strive to maintain a unique culture based on the firm’s commitment to our community, our people and our clients. We are honored to again be recognized as a Best Place to Work by the Washington Business Journal,” said Executive Managing Partner Ed Offterdinger. “This honor is a reflection of our core values of integrity, passion and stewardship which resonate throughout the firm and help define who we are as an organization and employer. We are proud of this recognition and our employees for their hard work, skill and enthusiasm."

Added Office Managing Partner Todd Stokes: “We are proud of our employee’s contributions not only to our community, but to each other. Our people know that we are invested in them as individuals, and that their success drives the success of our firm. This recognition is a direct reflection on their commitment to our firm and our clients.”

The Washington Business Journal Best Places to Work program honors the greater Washington, DC area’s leading employers that go beyond the norm to promote an enjoyable and meaningful work environment for their employees. Businesses from across the DC metro area were asked to complete and submit employee surveys to determine the final 2014 rankings. The surveys included questions about manager and team effectiveness, retention and feeling like a valued member of the organization. Companies were then ranked in three categories : small, medium and large. Finalists and top companies were recognized at a breakfast awards program held on Friday, May 9 at The Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner, Va.

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