A record-tying 100 companies, including 27 new honorees from last year, have been selected as a 2014 Best Places to Work in Indiana.
Winners were selected from four categories: small companies of between 15 and 74 U.S. employees; medium companies of between 75 and 249 U.S. employees; large companies of between 250 and 999 U.S. employees; and major companies with 1,000 or more U.S. employees. Out-of-state parent companies were eligible to participate if at least 15 full-time employees are in Indiana.
These top companies in the state were determined through employer reports and comprehensive employee surveys. The Best Companies Group, which handled the selection process, oversees similar programs in 21 other states.
This year saw the most number of applicants ever for the program, says Indiana Chamber President and CEO Kevin Brinegar.
Actual rankings for the companies will be unveiled at aMay 1awards dinner, presented in partnership with Hylant, at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis.
Small Companies (15-74 U.S. employees)Company /Primary Indiana LocationApex Benefits / IndianapolisBassemiers Fireplace Patio and Spas / EvansvilleBierman ABA Autism Center / CarmelBlueSky Technology Partners / NoblesvilleBorshoff / IndianapolisCatalyst Product Development, Inc. / IndianapolisConner Insurance / IndianapolisCourseload, Inc. / IndianapolisCripe Architects + Engineers / IndianapolisCushman & Wakefield/SUMMIT / IndianapolisDelivra, Inc. / IndianapolisDesign Collaborative, Inc. / Fort WayneDiverse Staffing / IndianapolisDiverse Tech Services, Inc. / IndianapolisE-gineering, LLC / IndianapolisFirstPerson / IndianapolisFormstack / IndianapolisHanapin Marketing / BloomingtonHollingsworth & Zivitz, P.C. / CarmelIasta.com, Inc. / CarmelIDSolutions / NoblesvilleIndesign, LLC / IndianapolisIndiana CPA Society / IndianapolisIndianapolisIndians / IndianapolisIndigo BioSystems, Inc. / IndianapolisInovateus Solar LLC / South BendJA Benefits, LLC / BedfordLeaf Software Solutions / CarmelMainstreet / LebanonNational Trade Supply, LLC / Greenwoodnetlogx / IndianapolisNetwork Solutions, Inc. / GrangerOak Street Funding / CarmelOne Click Ventures / GreenwoodPolicyStat / CarmelPrivate Fleet Backhaul / AndersonsgSolutions, Inc. / IndianapolisSwagelok Indiana / IndianapolisTinderBox / IndianapolisWessler Engineering / IndianapolisWilson Kehoe Winingham / Indianapolis
Medium Companies (75-249 U.S. employees)Company /Primary Indiana LocationAllegient, LLC / IndianapolisApparatus / IndianapolisCommunity Bank Shares of Indiana, Inc./ New AlbanyElfcu, Eli Lilly Federal Credit Union / IndianapolisFinancial Center / IndianapolisGibson / South BendHardingPoorman, Inc.* / IndianapolisMJ Insurance, Inc.* / IndianapolisMOBI Wireless Management / IndianapolisMoser Consulting Inc. / IndianapolisOurHealth / IndianapolisPeoples Bank SB / MunsterProject Lead The Way / IndianapolisPurdue Federal Credit Union / West LafayetteSchmidt Associates* / IndianapolisSoftware Engineering Professionals, Inc. / CarmelSomerset CPAs* / IndianapolisUnited Consulting* / IndianapolisUnited Leasing Inc. / EvansvilleUnited Way of Central Indiana / IndianapolisVisiting Nurse and Hospice of the Wabash Valley / Terre HauteLarge Companies (250-999 U.S. employees)Company /Primary Indiana LocationAppirio / IndianapolisAsh Brokerage Corporation* / Fort WayneBlue & Co., LLC* / CarmelBrotherhood Mutual Insurance Company* / Fort WayneCentier Bank* / MerrillvilleDraper Inc. / SpicelandDuke Realty / IndianapolisFORUM Credit Union / IndianapolisFusion Alliance* / IndianapolisHall Render Killian Heath & Lyman, PC* / IndianapolisHancock Regional Hospital* / GreenfieldHosparus Inc. / New AlbanyHylant / IndianapolisKatz, Sapper & Miller* / IndianapolisKendall Electric, Inc. / MultipleMagna Powertrain / MuncieMonarch Beverage / IndianapolisShiel Sexton Company, Inc.* / IndianapolisSikich LLP / IndianapolisTraylor Bros., Inc. / EvansvilleMajor Companies (1,000+ U.S. employees)Company /Primary Indiana LocationAerotek / IndianapolisCassidy Turley* / IndianapolisColumbus Regional Health* / ColumbusEaton Corporation / South BendEdward Jones* / StatewideEmmis Communications Corporation* / IndianapolisExactTarget* / IndianapolisHendricks Regional Health /DanvilleHilliard Lyons / MultipleHorseshoe Casino Hammond / HammondInteractive Intelligence* / IndianapolisMicrosoft Corporation / IndianapolisOgletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. / IndianapolisRCI* / CarmelTotal Quality Logistics / IndianapolisUnion Hospital, Inc.* / Terre HauteWestPoint Financial Group* / IndianapolisWOW! Internet, Cable and Phone / Evansville