April 13, 2018
Washington – Transwestern today announces its Mid-Atlantic region was named among the Washington metro’s 2018 “Best Places to Work” by Washington Business Journal. The award comes on the heels of Transwestern earning national recognition as a Best Workplace for Millennials, a Best Workplace for Women, and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine.
“We are honored to be recognized as one of Washington Business Journal’s 2018 Best Places to Work, an award that, at its core, is a reflection of our outstanding team members, who exemplify the purpose we strive to achieve every day – empowering good people to do extraordinary things together,” said Phil McCarthy, Transwestern Executive Managing Director and Mid-Atlantic Market Leader. “At Transwestern, our people and our culture set us apart from the competition and enable us to deliver a higher level of service to our clients.”
Some incentives Transwestern provides its team members include full health care and benefits packages; vacation time plus two personal paid days off; eight hours of paid time off for community service; a young professionals’ group that offers monthly professional development, social and service-oriented events; paid training and skills development; certifications and memberships; wellness and philanthropy initiatives; holiday parties; and social events including Bring Your Kids to Work Day, pumpkin decorating at Halloween, in-office happy hours and an annual, off-site social gathering for all Mid-Atlantic team members.
Transwestern will be recognized at Washington Business Journal’s Best Places to Work awards ceremony May 17 in Washington, D.C. Rankings were determined by Quantum Workplace and are based on the results of a team member engagement survey with questions about team effectiveness, trust in senior leadership and alignment with company goals.
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, Tenant Advisory, Capital Markets, Asset Services and Research, 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 35 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.