Puget Sound Business Journal Names Limeade a ‘2014 Washington Best Workplace’
Bellevue, WA, August 15, 2014–– Limeade, a technology company that builds happy, healthy, high-performing workforces for Fortune 1000 companies, announced today its designation as the ‘2014 Washington Best Workplace’ by the Puget Sound Business Journal. Limeade accepted the honor yesterday at the annual awards ceremony at Seattle’s Safeco Field. Established in 2007, the ‘Best Workplace Award’ recognizes leading Washington-based companies demonstrating excellence and best practices in employee satisfaction, hiring and retention. More than 300 companies were nominated in this year’s competition with each nominee undergoing an extensive and rigorous employee survey process. Companies were ranked on the strength of their employee engagement and advancement practices; leadership; organizational communication; culture and work/life balance; benefits and other employee-focused perks. Limeade’s CEO Henry Albrecht commented, “This award is shared by everyone at Limeade, and reflects how we come together as a team to support our mission: helping companies improve the health, well-being and performance of their workforces. I am continually impressed by our LimeMates’ teamwork and commitment to deliver the innovation and service critical to our customers.” Based in Bellevue, Washington, Limeade has seen exponential growth over the past 18 months, with more than 100 employees serving Fortune 1000 clients nationwide. Today’s announcement follows on the heels of two other recent awards: Seattle Business Magazine ‘Best Company to Work For – Top 10’ and 425 Magazine’s ‘Best Medium Business’. Limeade is also a finalist in Seattle Business Magazine’s upcoming 2014 ‘Tech Impact’ Awards. For a complete list of the 85 Washington’s Best Workplaces for 2014, visit www.bizjournals.com/seattle. To learn more about Limeade, current employment opportunities or the company’s employee wellness and engagement platform, visit www.limeade.com. About Puget Sound Business Journal Puget Sound Business Journal is the region’s premier source of business information, serving an unparalleled audience of business and community leaders. In addition to the weekly newspaper, the Business Journal provides daily updates via its web site and email alerts. The company also plays a vital role in bringing the area’s leadership community together by hosting a wide variety of events throughout the year, from the Washington’s Best Workplaces event at Safeco Field to the annual 100 Fastest Growing Companies celebration to the Women of Influence awards event. Puget Sound Business Journal is a unit of American City Business Journals, which operates 41 local business newspapers throughout the United States. Visit Puget Sound Business Journal on the web at www.pugetsoundbusinessjournal.com. About Limeade Limeade is a technology company that delivers an employee engagement platform to Fortune 1000 companies. We inspire people and companies to improve their health, well-being and performance, bring culture to life and deliver the insights and innovations critical to business success. Headquartered in Bellevue, Wash., Limeade serves over 100 employers and top global brands. Learn more on www.limeade.com, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
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