The 2011 List: Top 33 Small Companies to Work For in Oregon

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Articles - March 2011
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
SMALL COMPANIES — 15 to 34 OREGON EMPLOYEES
RANK '11 '10 COMPANY CITY / HEADQUARTERS OREGON SENIOR EXECUTIVE / TITLE EMPLOYEES OR/TOTAL DESCRIPTION SCORE EMPLOYEE/ EMPLOYER TOTAL SCORE
3 33 Point B Portland
Seattle
Steve Brook
Market Leader and Practice Director
31
397
Management consulting 467.1
64.2
531.25

No. 3 Small Company: Point B

Point B employees say their company goes out of its way to treat every worker as an equal. Point B offers flexible work options, from part-time work (a rare thing in the professional world, notes one employee) to the ability to work from home. “I’ve never worked for a more supportive, creative and exciting organization,” says one staffer. Point B is an employee-owned company, one that its workforce says goes out of its way to treat every employee as an equal.

 

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