Dewberry, a leading professional services firm, announced that it has been named a winner in the 2010 Helios HR Apollo Awards. The Apollo Awards recognize employers in the Washington-area that promote the top employee development initiatives.
“We are honored to accept this award
from Helios HR,” said Donald E. Stone, Dewberry chief executive officer. “Even
in this struggling economy, we understand that we must continue to train our
professionals so that they are the discipline leaders our clients rely on.”
This year's winners demonstrated
excellence in the following criteria: professional development opportunities
made available to employees, their performance management process, and the
quantifiable impact of their employee development initiatives on the
organization. The judging panel was made up of independent, recognized workforce
development and HR authorities in the greater Washington area.
“Dewberry is one of the area’s top
organizations truly committed to the professional development of its employees,”
said Kathy Albarado, president & CEO of Helios HR. “We congratulate this
year’s winners, who have all proven to be dedicated to expanding the skills and
knowledge of their own employees as an integral part of their overall business
Award program sponsors include:
Access National Bank, ACG National
Capital Chapter, CSI, Dulles SHRM, Excelsior, Foster, Soltoff & Love,
Jackson Lewis, Market Connections, NOVA SHRM, Payroll Network, Potomac
Companies, Red Thinking, Right Management, Sage Communications, SmartCEO,
SpeakerBox Communications and the Washington D.C. chapter of the American
Society of Training and Development (ASTD).
Dewberry is a leading professional
services firm with a proven history of providing architecture, engineering, and
management and consulting services to a wide variety of public- and
private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to
client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to
solving clients’ most complex challenges and transforming their communities.
Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more
than 40 locations and 1,800+ professionals nationwide. To learn more, visitwww.dewberry.com.
About Helios HR
Helios HR provides human resources
outsourcing, consulting and recruiting services that optimize your workforce and
HR operations. With Helios, you gain a strategic business partner with a keen
eye on your organization’s culture, growth, business strategy and budget. For
more information visit us at www.helioshr.com.
Dewberry Named 2010 Apollo Award Winner
June 22, 2010