COLUMBIA, S.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SCRA was recognized as a winner of the South Carolina Chamber’s “Best Places to Work in South Carolina 2013.” SCRA received tenth place in the Small to Medium sized business category, which consists of businesses with 15-249 full-time employees. The Best Places to Work initiative is designed to find and recognize the state’s best employers. Results are determined by scoring on an anonymous, voluntary employee survey administered by the Best Companies Group. The honor was presented at the annual awards dinner in Columbia, S.C. on Tuesday.
“Best Places to Work in South Carolina 2013.”
“We are honored and thrilled to receive this distinction and congratulate our fellow South Carolina companies for receiving awards,” said SCRA CEO Bill Mahoney. “It is our priority to offer our associates an inspiring work environment supported by competitive, performance-based compensation programs, and this recognition is confirmation that our efforts are succeeding. I would like to thank each SCRA associate for their hard work and dedication to the company. We will continue to provide outstanding support and look forward to continually being a best place to work in South Carolina.”
The "Best Places to Work in South Carolina" program began in 2006 and has annually selected awardees in the small to medium business category and the large business category. SCRA has been in the top ten rankings for the past three years.
SCRA is an applied research corporation with over 30 years of experience delivering technology solutions with high returns on investment to federal and corporate clients. To fulfill our mission, SCRA has three sectors: Our Technology Ventures sector helps early-stage companies to commercialize innovations and create jobs, our Applied R&D sector manages national and international R&D programs worth over $2 billion in contract value and our R&D Facilities sector builds and manages research facilities that include wet labs, secure rooms for sensitive work and advanced, high-tech manufacturing shops. Multiple economic impact studies show SCRA’s cumulative output on South Carolina’s economy to be over $15.3 billion.