GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Orion Associates has been featured in the 2nd annual Inc.’s Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past three years.
“Our commitments to the highest quality of service, to a culture of volunteerism and to providing a healthy workplace for our employees have been a major reason why Orion Associates continues to prosper.”
Orion Associates and its related companies generated 417 jobs from January 1st, 2012 to June 30th 2013, placing the group as the number one private business job creator within the state of Minnesota and the 28th private business job creator in the country. Orion Associates and its related companies are among the 437 private growth companies that are HIRE POWER AWARDS honorees, leading the way in creating more American jobs.
“Being a value-centered organization is the key to growing a company and adding new jobs,” said CEO of Orion Associates Dr. Rebecca Thomley. “Our commitments to the highest quality of service, to a culture of volunteerism and to providing a healthy workplace for our employees have been a major reason why Orion Associates continues to prosper.”
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that only 222,000 full-time jobs were added in 2012—compare those numbers to the honorees of the Inc. magazine’s HIRE POWER AWARDS, which created 69,182 jobs between January 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.
While the honorees are found across the country in 25 categories, industries with the most Hire Power companies include health, financial services, software, human resources and IT services. States with the most honorees include California, Florida, Texas, Ohio, New York, Massachusetts, Illinois and Utah.
About Orion Associates: Orion Associates was founded in 1999 as a management services company specializing in human services. Orion Associates has expertise in the fields of finance, human resources, and training. Orion Associates was awarded CARF Accreditation in March 2003 for its administration of Meridian Services’ Family Services (In-Home Services) and Community Living Services (Residential Services and SILS) programs and Zenith Services’ Personal and Social Services (Vocational Services) program. For more information visit OrionAssoc.net