Phoenix, AZ – January 10, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — GPE Companies, a local leader in commercial real estate and property management services, has been named one of the Valley’s Best Places to Work for the year 2011 by the Phoenix Business Journal. The company’s two divisions, GPE Commercial Advisors and GPE Management Services, share the honor of making the list of top QuickBooks Pro 2013 Trial Version 30 companies in the Micro Company category of 49 or less employees.
Since 2003, “Best Places to Work” list has honored Valley companies which, through a third party administered employee satisfaction survey, rank their respective companies as an outstanding place to work. Survey participants rate their quality of employee life, including workplace environment, leadership direction, culture, and management practices.
GPE Companies was recognized for consistently fostering a corporate culture in the workplace that promotes personal and professional growth for its employees. “This is our second year to be named as one of the best places to work in Phoenix. We held steady at number 11 even though our competition increased.” said Brooke Askew-Rossi, Director of Business Development. “We hope to break into the top ten next year!”
Winners were announced at the “Best Places to Work” Luncheon, Dec. 8 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix, and will be featured in the Dec. 9 edition of the Phoenix Business Journal.
Founded in 1973, GPE Commercial Advisors and GPE Management Services are the premier providers of award-winning, commercial real estate sales, leasing, property management and consulting solutions for business, office, medical, dental, retail and industrial properties in the Greater Phoenix Metropolitan area. 2011 Ranking Arizona ranks GPE Commercial Advisors as the Valley’s #1 commercial real estate company and GPE Management Services among the top ten property management companies. GPE has also been named a Top Leasing Firm by CoStar Power Broker Awards, and one of the Valley’s “Best Places to Work” by Phoenix Business Journal.