April 05, 2017
Houston – Transwestern today announces it has been named one of the 2017 “Best Companies to Work for in Texas” by Texas Monthly magazine, marking the 11th consecutive year the commercial real estate firm has been recognized. Transwestern is the only full-service commercial real estate firm to be recognized and was awarded the No. 10 ranking in the large company category. The honor follows a series of triumphs for Transwestern, including being named one of the “100 Best Workplaces for Women" by Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine for the second consecutive year.
“It is a tremendous honor to be named a ‘Best Company to Work for in Texas’ 11 years in a row,” said Chip Clarke, Transwestern’s President │ Americas. “We are intentional in hiring professionals who exemplify Transwestern’s core values and principles of servant leadership. This award is a testament to our commitment to foster a collaborative culture that empowers team members to go above and beyond both professionally and personally.”
Transwestern has more than 2,300 team members in 34 markets across the country. Some incentives the firm provides its team members include full healthcare and benefits packages; two personal paid days off; eight hours of paid community service; wellness activity sponsorships; paid training and skills development; certifications and memberships; mentorship for young professionals; holiday parties; and social events.
Conducted by Texas Monthly magazine, the Texas Association of Business, Texas Society for Human Resource Management and Best Companies Group, the Best Companies awards program is designed to recognize the 100 top places of employment in Texas. Company rankings are based partially on workplace policies, systems, philosophies, practices and demographics. Surveys in which employees rate their work experience are responsible for approximately 75 percent of the total ranking score.
The full list of recipients can be found at BestCompaniesTX.com.
Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm of collaborative entrepreneurs whodeliver a higher level of personalized service – the Transwestern Experience. Specializing in Agency Leasing, Management, Tenant Advisory, Capital Markets, Research and Sustainability services, our fully integrated global enterprise adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types. We leverage market insights and operational expertise from members of the Transwestern family of companies specializing in development, real estate investment management and research. Based in Houston, Transwestern has 34 U.S. offices and assists clients through more than 180 offices in 37 countries as part of a strategic alliance with BNP Paribas Real Estate. Experience Extraordinary at transwestern.com and @Transwestern.