Weatogue, Conn. (October 9, 2019)– Vesta Corporation (Vesta), a leading real estate firm specializing in the redevelopment and management of multi-family affordable housing communities has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 Award by The Hartford Courant. The award is based solely on employee feedback gathered through thirdparty survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous employee survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.
“Top Workplaces is more than just recognition,” said Doug Claffey, CEO of Energage. “Our research shows organizations that earn the award attract better talent, experience lower turnover, and are better equipped to deliver bottom-line results. Their leaders prioritize and carefully craft a healthy workplace culture that supports employee engagement.”
This is Vesta’s sixth consecutive year recognized as a Top Workplace. Since 2013 Vesta has invested in employee engagement and retention programs to provide an environment where employees feel valued and appreciated.
“We’re thrilled to once again be recognized as a Top Workplace,” said President and CEO Arthur Greenblatt. “Our people-first culture is supported by our Vesta core values and is a direct reflection of the important work we do.”
“Becoming a Top Workplace isn’t something organizations can’t buy,” Claffey said. “It’s an achievement organizations have worked for and a distinction that gives them a competitive advantage. It’s a big deal.”
About Vesta Corporation
Vesta specializes in the creation and operation of well-managed and high quality affordable rental housing communities. As a developer, manager, and long-term owner of affordable housing, Vesta creates success through innovative financing, nimble decision making, and the strength of its experienced team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals. Vesta currently owns and/or operates 47 affordable housing communities, with over 7,500 apartment homes in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Vesta has more than 250 employees in its corporate office and in the field.
About Energage, LLC
Headquartered in Exton, PA, Energage is a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools that help leaders to unlock potential, inspire performance, and achieve amazing results within their organizations. The research partner behind the Top Workplaces program, Energage has surveyed more than 57,000 organizations representing well over 19 million employees in the United States.