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[Special Presentation] 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon, 2022

[Special Presentation] 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon, 2022 OB staff

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1. Crystal Greens Landscape

Location:  Clackamas
Website: crystalgreenslandscape.com
Oregon employees:  180 | Score: 634.18

“The best part of my company is the culture that we have been able to build here,” writes one employee of this landscape management company. “It is supportive and encouraging and fun!” OB’s top large employer aims to foster a “people-first” culture with an emphasis on work-life balance.


2. Walsh Construction

Location:  Portland
Website: walshconstruction.com
Oregon employees:  109 | Score: 632.31

Walsh Construction Company offers scholarships for the children of employees as well as a host of health and wellness benefits, including an employee gym with a yoga floor and weight system as well as a home gym reimbursement, on-site clinics and paid time off for employees to receive and recover from vaccinations.

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We live our company motto of Building Communities, Empowering People every day - from the projects we build, to the talent we employ. It takes all kinds of people to make WALSH amazing; we celebrate them all with this award.


3. LMC Construction

Location:  Tualatin
Website: lmcconstruction.com
Oregon employees:  113 | Score: 608.79

Employees of LMC Construction praised the company’s culture of constant communication and friendly work environment. “They don’t micromanage me, they treat me like an adult, and they trust in my decisions to help benefit and grow the business,” one employee writes.

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At LMC, our employees are the building blocks of our success! It’s the passion and pride that our team brings every day that makes us who we are! We are one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For because of them!


4. Directors Mortgage

Location:  Lake Oswego
Website: directorsmortgage.com
Oregon employees:  180 | Score: 606.99

Directors Mortgage honors employees with annual Circle of Excellence awards and encourages employees to get involved in their local communities and support causes of their choice, with additional contributions from the company. “It is so cool to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work,” one employee writes.

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Directors Mortgage takes a people-focused approach to making homeownership dreams come true. We’re dedicated to improving the lives of our clients and our team members and are proud of our family being honored by Oregon Business’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For.


5. Hayden Homes

Location:  Redmond
Website: hayden-homes.com 
Oregon employees:  155 | Score: 606.38

“The company is generous in general but really rallies behind a team member in crisis,” writes one employee of this Redmond-based home builder, which offers a $45,000 discount on the purchase of a new home as well as monthly catered happy hours, an annual paid retreat for employees and spouses in Bend, and numerous professional development opportunities.

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Since 1989, Hayden Homes has worked hard to build a reputation — for the quality of our homes and the passionate support we give to the communities in which we live and work. Thank you to our team members for bringing our Give As You Go™ philosophy to life and for earning us this incredible honor.


6. Parametrix

Location:  Portland
Website: parametrix.com 
Oregon employees:  107 | Score: 604.53

This employee-owned civil engineering firm “is the kind of place where the leadership walks the walk and talks the talk,” one employee writes. “I love that the heartbeat and driver of PMX is to do good work for the betterment of the collective. Plus, being 100% employee-owned gives us all a stake in the game and, for many, a sense of personal pride.”

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Parametrix is a 100% employee-owned firm providing inspired solutions in engineering, planning, and environmental science. We’re honored to be among the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon and hope to celebrate together soon!


7. Harper Houf Peterson Righellis

Location:  Portland
Website: hhpr.com 
Oregon employees:  105 | Score: 603.94

This firm provides civil engineering, landscape architecture and surveying services, and pays 100% of the premiums for medical care for employees and their families. Staffers wrote that the company exerts a “good pressure” to perform well and “does an excellent job of taking notice and rewarding people who make extra efforts.”

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HHPR provides comprehensive engineering, survey, landscape architecture, and planning services for public infrastructure and private development. We are honored to be named 100 Best and its reflection of our greatest asset, our people.


8. Milestone Systems

Location:  Lake Oswego
Website: milestonesys.com
Oregon employees:  102 | Score: 603.62

Milestone Systems makes video management software and allows employees an education reimbursement, professional development financial assistance, paid time off to volunteer and a monthly free massage. “The benefits are superior, better than most companies I have ever worked for,” one employee writes.

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Milestone Systems is a global leader in Video Management Software and honored to be included in Oregon’s 100 Best again this year! Our active five-year expansion plan supports internal promotional opportunities while also bringing jobs to Oregonians in the US.


9. UScellular

Location:  Medford
Website: uscellular.com
Oregon employees:  108 | Score: 598.58

UScellular offers free membership to Care.com to find child care, elder care and pet care providers, as well as access to multiple wellness programs. Employees praised the team atmosphere and the commitment to doing business locally. “UScellular has the tools and resources of a large enterprise with the feel of a small business,” one writes.

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UScellular brings a nationwide network that is engineered by locals for locals.  We are grateful to our associates who have built a culture that drives connection with humans. Thank you for voting us a 100 Best Company for 16 years!


10. The Partners Group

Location:  Portland
Website: thepartnersgroup.com 
Oregon employees:  110 | Score: 597.62

This insurance agency offers a flexible schedule, paid time off to volunteer, office lunches, catered happy hours and an annual company off-site as well as regular family events. “I have never felt as supported by my employer as I do with TPG,” one employee writes.

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The Partners Group is a purpose-driven, employee-owned organization founded 40 years ago and today offering employee services, insurance, and financial consulting. Our intent is to make a difference in our Northwest communities and inspire others to do the same.


11. Express Employment Professionals

Location:  Tualatin
Website: expresspros.com 
Oregon employees:  150 | Score: 595.87

“We get to have a hands-on experience helping someone find their first job, coaching them through the ups and downs,” one employee writes. “We get to find someone’s dream job for them, jobs they didn’t even know existed.”


12. Carr Auto Group

Location:  Beaverton
Website: carrauto.com 
Oregon employees:  265 | Score: 591.93

Longtime employees at Carr Auto Group receive trips to Hawaii — or wherever else they would like to go — and those who perform outstanding customer service get bonus cash. Carr also holds an annual company picnic and regular employee-morale events.


13. David Evans and Associates

Location:  Portland
Website: deainc.com 
Oregon employees:  298 | Score: 590.08

This multidisciplinary firm of engineers, planners and landscape architects offers generous time off and a $200 benefit for wellness, as well as career-development grants. “The culture is unlike anywhere I have worked before. Our leaders lead with trust, collaboration and kindness,” one employee writes.

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At David Evans and Associates, Inc., our talented engineers, surveyors, planners, hydrographers, landscape architects, and scientists are committed to improving the quality of life. We give outstanding professionals the freedom and support to do what they do best.


14. T-Mobile

Location:  Salem
Website: t-mobile.com
Oregon employees:  799 | Score: 589.97

“Putting customers and employees first is not just given lip service. It is an integral part of the company culture and a top priority,” writes one employee. T-Mobile’s perks package includes a free gym at the call center, two quiet rooms with massage chairs, lactation rooms, wellness programs and recognition programs for customer service staff.

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T-Mobile is America’s supercharged Un-carrier, delivering an advanced 4G LTE and transformative nationwide 5G network that will offer reliable connectivity for all. T-Mobile’s customers benefit from its unmatched combination of value and quality, unwavering obsession with offering them the best possible service experience and undisputable drive for disruption that creates competition and innovation in wireless and beyond.


15. Andersen Construction

Location:  Portland
Website: andersen-const.com 
Oregon employees:  192 | Score: 587.27

Andersen Construction offers profit sharing, monetary wellness incentives and mental health benefits allowing employees to see any provider they choose. “Strong, confident people building strong, confident teams to build strong, confident projects where everyone can share in the accomplishments,” one employee writes.


16. Perlo Construction

Location:  Tualatin
Website: perlo.biz
Oregon employees:  155 | Score: 587.02

“Perlo creates a culture where everyone feels valued and equal,” one employee writes. The company’s benefits package includes an on-site gym, profit sharing, paid philanthropy time, flexible hours and an annual performance bonus.

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Perlo Construction is proud to be continually ranked as one of the best places to work in Oregon. We work hard, we take care of our people, and we always do what’s right.


17. Rogue Credit Union

Location:  Medford
Website: roguecu.org
Oregon employees:  540 | Score: 586.28

Rogue Credit Union offers tuition reimbursement, interest-free loans, free gym memberships and an on-site fitness facility. The company also offers up to 320 hours of protected leave for employees. “I always feel like a team of people are supporting me and my career goals,” one employee writes.


18. Swinerton

Location:  Portland
Website:  swinerton.com 
Oregon employees:  150 | Score: 585.09

“This is a meritocracy,” writes one employee of this commercial construction company. “As an employee-owned company, your advancement and opportunity is a direct reflection of your performance. The company backs up their mission to hire, train, and develop good people, no matter your race, creed, or religion.”


19. North Highland

Location:  Portland
Website: northhighland.com 
Oregon employees:  107 | Score: 582.92

“North Highland has provided a stable, positive and rewarding work environment, which I truly appreciate after moving from out of state with my family,” writes one employee of this management consulting firm. “Our firm is constantly exploring opportunities to evolve and make improvements, and they take an inclusive approach to engage all employees as equals.”

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As the leading change and transformation consultancy we make change happen, helping businesses transform by placing people at the heart of every decision. From our workforce to our clients, we’re people-centric and are honored to make the 100 Best list.


20. Pacific Landscape Management

Location:  Hillsboro
Website: pacscape.com 
Oregon employees:  294 | Score: 581.63

This firm offers bonuses for every year of service to the company; tickets to Timbers and Blazers games; store passes to Columbia, Nike and Adidas; and scholarships for employees’ children. “I have flexibility in my hours and am empowered to do my job without interference,” writes one staffer.


21. Vernier Software & Technology

Location:  Beaverton
Website: vernier.com 
Oregon employees:  106 | Score: 581.52

Vernier provides software and other products for science educators. “The company’s mission, the people and the environment are all amazing,” one worker writes. “Add on that they do their best to provide people with opportunities to grow, through education and advancement.”

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Vernier Software & Technology has been on the 100 Best Oregon Companies list more than 20 times. We are thankful to all of our employees for making us one of the Best Companies to Work for in Oregon again.


22. PAE Consulting Engineers

Location:  Portland
Website: pae-engineers.com 
Oregon employees:  225 | Score: 581.26

This sustainable engineering firm offers an on-site gym in its Portland office and a gym membership reimbursement for employees working elsewhere, as well as a fully paid commuter transit benefit, the option to telecommute as many as four days a week and flexible work schedules.


23. Oregon Community Credit Union

Location:  Eugene
Website: myoccu.org 
Oregon employees:  476 | Score: 580.53

“OCCU really treats employees like people rather than tools for the company,” one staffer writes, adding that management habitually offers accommodations and promotes work-life balance whenever possible. “The organization is committed to the growth, development and engagement of employees at all levels.”


24. General Sheet Metal

Location:  Clackamas
Website: gsmw.com 
Oregon employees:  105 | Score: 580.25

General Sheet Metal offers an on-site gym, an on-site chef with discounted meals and an online employee recognition program that includes cash rewards. “We have a very generous owner, and the team here is very thoughtful, polite and just great to work with,” writes one employee.

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Being on the 100 Best list is an honor. We are especially grateful to our employees for continuing to do their part in living our core values, fostering a caring and inclusive culture, while driving results safely, building success together!


25. Lone Rock Resources

Location:  Roseburg
Website: lonerockresources.com 
Oregon employees:  106 | Score: 577.29

“Lone Rock Resources is a workplace that I can actually wake up in the morning and be glad to go to. For the most part, everyone treats each other with respect and fairness, and gets their work done while taking pride in what they do,” writes one employee of this timber company.

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26. Aldrich

Location:  Salem
Website: aldrichadvisors.com 
Oregon employees:  224 | Score: 576.49

“Communication from all levels of leadership is great. Monthly all-hands meeting is fantastic!” writes one employee of this accounting and consulting firm. “Everyone is very open and willing to help anyone.”


27. Hallmark Inns & Resorts

Location:  Lake Oswego
Website: hallmarkinns.com 
Oregon employees:  293 | Score: 572.91

“The way staff is treated is incredible. Being part of an employee-owned company was one of the main qualifiers during my most recent job search,” writes one employee of this hospitality company, which has several locations on the Oregon Coast. “I’m incredibly lucky to be part of such a wonderful team.”

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Since 1948, Hallmark Inns & Resorts has existed to create remarkable experiences for our colleagues and guests. It is a great honor to have been rated by our team and selected by Oregon Business to be among the Top 100.


28. Zapproved

Location:  Portland
Website: zapproved.com 
Oregon employees:  123 | Score: 568.77

This company, which makes discovery software for corporate legal teams, offers a remote-work-first environment, a home-office stipend, regular wellness events and 12 weeks of paid parental leave for all new parents — including adoptive and foster parents.


29. Living Room Realty

Location:  Portland
Website: livingroomre.com 
Oregon employees:  131 | Score: 568.59

Living Room Realty offers a vacation bonus of $500 per year for taking five or more business days off in a row, and offers agents access to a group health care plan. “It is very rare to find a real estate company that truly cares about people over profits. Living Room is that company!” writes one employee.

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Living Room is a woman-owned, values-based Real Estate company dedicated to doing good in our community. Our Members are proud to be a part of a company with a deep understanding of our role in making housing available to all.


30. JE Dunn Construction

Location:  Portland
Website:  jedunn.com 
Oregon employees:  120 | Score: 567.93

This firm, which has been around more than 90 years, offers virtual classes as well as mentoring and coaching to help employees build skills. “I like how they treat you as a member of their team right away, and how they include everyone involved. They have a great retirement plan and promotion opportunities,” writes one employee.

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We exist to enrich lives through inspired people and places. 2022 marks JE Dunn’s 30th anniversary in Portland. Thanks to our employees, partners, and clients for their continued support, inspiration, and leadership.


31. Summit Bank

Location:  Eugene
Website: sbko.bank 
Oregon employees:  104 | Score: 566.59

“The executives are all very enthusiastic, kind and brilliant. Summit feels more like a second home than just going to work every day. Everyone here is treated with respect at every level. Summit does a great job seeking feedback and actually takes action on employee suggestions,” writes one employee.

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Summit Bank provides personalized service and professional banking advice. What truly differentiates us from other financial institutions is that all of our decisions are made locally, which results in responsive times for loan requests, decision making and flexible solutions.


32. Oregon Pacific Bank

Location:  Florence
Website: opbc.com 
Oregon employees:  123 | Score: 566.40

Workers praise the bank’s commitment to its customers and its community as well as its employees. “This company has a deep connection in their communities in each market. The full relationship belief and commitment to their employees and clients is outstanding and valued,” one employee writes.

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We are proud to make a difference in the communities we serve, and we owe that difference to the incredible employees on our team! We are honored to be on the 100 Best list again in 2022.


33. Fortis Construction

Location:  Portland
Website: fortisconstruction.com 
Oregon employees:  350 | Score: 564.68

Fortis offers team events and parties as well as group athletic challenges such as the Fitness Challenge, Hood to Coast and the Cascade Relay. “Everyone you interact with holds the culture near and dear to their heart. It makes coming to work every day very easy,” writes one worker.


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1. Energy 350

Location: Portland
Website: energy350.com
Oregon employees: 38 | Score: 644.15

This clean-energy research firm offers a flexible work schedule, a $2,500 wellness benefit and a $15,000 credit for first-time homebuyers. “Like, what?! Now I can buy a house,” writes one employee. “I honestly cannot imagine an American company having a more honest and human centered approach to employment,” writes another.


2. Lorentz Bruun Construction

Location: Portland
Website: bruunconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 55 | Score: 639.05

“Overall, it's a company that has very evidently continued working hard and making a name for itself as the business has been passed down from generation to generation,” writes one employee of this construction firm. “The office morale is light-hearted and communication is kept very open and honest among the various chains of command.”


3. The Gunter Group

Location: Portland
Website: guntergroup.com
Oregon employees: 45 | Score: 628.00

“This is the kind of company that I always wanted to work for, but didn't think could actually exist. I feel cared for, appreciated, and there's always support from every co-worker when it's needed,” writes one employee of this business-management consulting firm.

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The Gunter Group is a management consulting firm. Our mission is to help organizations solve challenging problems and reach their fullest potential. We’re honored to be recognized on Oregon Business’s 100 Best Companies list! Congratulations to our amazing team!


4. KDP Certified Public Accountants

Location: Medford
Website: kdpllp.com
Oregon employees: 46 | Score: 618.11

“Our firm takes great care of its employees, clients and community,” writes one employee of this accounting firm. Workers praised the company’s work-from-home policy, opportunities for growth, inclusive culture and “family-run atmosphere.”


5. NAI Elliott

Location: Portland
Website: naielliott.com
Oregon employees: 53 | Score: 615.61

This commercial real-estate company “always includes us,” keeping employees in the loop regarding changes, writes one employee. “The leadership is unbeatable. The generosity, honesty, flexibility and optimism at this company is the best!”


6. Garrison’s Home

Location: Central Point
Website: garrisons.com
Oregon employees: 55 | Score: 615.13

This home-furnishings store offers employee discounts and friends-and-family discounts to staff who have passed a probationary period. Employees praise the camaraderie and positive energy of the company: “We have a palpable energy that makes it enjoyable to come to work every day.”

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We commit on the daily to cultivate and protect a fun, safe, caring, and exciting workplace. Thank you to the entire Garrison's team for making this such an awesome place to work.


7. Emerick Construction Company

Location: Tualatin
Website: emerick.com
Oregon employees: 83 | Score: 608.80

Employees praised this company’s generous benefits package and encouragement of work-life balance. “Flexibility is key. The president is generous with his time, his thoughts and his compensation,” one employee writes.


8. TZ Medical

Location: Portland
Website: tzmedical.com
Oregon employees: 62 | Score: 606.29

This medical-equipment manufacturer hosts regular team-building activities, a break room fully stocked with drinks and snacks, as well as company lunches and two yearly parties to show appreciation, and a workplace culture employees describe as “second to none.”


9. Barran Liebman

Location: Portland
Website: barran.com
Oregon employees: 40 | Score: 604.85

“It is rare to work for a company where people universally and genuinely care about each other and their well-being. For this reason, the firm culture and personal investment in one another truly make Barran Liebman stand out as an employer and a good company to work for,” writes one employee of this law firm.

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Barran Liebman represents employers in employment advice, employment litigation, labor relations, employee benefits, and higher education compliance.  With a focus on proactive workplace solutions and guiding our clients toward quality workplace decisions, we are proud to lead by example internally.


10. Rich Duncan Construction

Location: Salem
Website: richduncanconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 36 | Score: 604.77

“Ownership is constantly investing in the employees, which in turn allows the employees to focus on using their improvements to serve the customers & clients,” one employee writes. “This focus continues to improve customer satisfaction. The 'bottom line' isn't the focus, but continues to improve with the entire team.”


11. Hagan Hamilton Insurance

Location: McMinnville
Website: haganhamilton.com
Oregon employees: 46 | Score: 602.35

This insurance company has recently added two hours of weekly flex time to employees’ schedules to make time for appointments and family events without cutting into personal time off and has enhanced its volunteer program. “We never feel like we have to choose work over our families,” one employee writes.


12. 3J Consulting

Location: Beaverton
Website: 3jconsulting.com
Oregon employees: 35 | Score: 601.04

This civil engineering and community planning firm offers an in-office gym, a reservable company car, a turfed outdoor space for meetings, lunches and gatherings — and the opportunity to choose remote, in-office or flexible hybrid schedule.


13. Markowitz Herbold

Location: Portland
Website: markowitzherbold.com
Oregon employees: 62 | Score: 600.97

This law firm pays for employee parking in downtown Portland and offers a twice-monthly wine party, an annual holiday party, a summer barbecue plus year-end bonuses for all employees. “Markowitz Herbold walks the walk when it comes to providing flexible and supportive employment while also fostering excellence and high achievement,” one employee writes.

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Markowitz Herbold is a litigation law firm that tries high-stakes business disputes for individuals, companies and governments. Our employees inspire us every day. That is why we are proud to be among Oregon’s 100 Best Companies to Work For.


14. Quantum Innovations

Location: Central Point
Website: qtmi.net
Oregon employees: 69 | Score: 598.00

“We are cared about as humans, not just ‘resources,’” writes one employee of this provider of UV and AR (anti-reflective) coating technology for the ophthalmic industry. “We are valued. There is great transparency within the company — we are trusted. We grew throughout the pandemic, and I believe it's because we focused on helping others.”

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Quantum Innovations, Inc. uses the science of light to create thin-film coatings for eyeglasses. Our company owes all its successes to our employees, their families, and the culture they uphold, both in the office and in the community.


15. Virtual Supply

Location: Beaverton
Website: virtualsupply.com
Oregon employees: 49 | Score: 597.77

“VS continues to invest in its people to give us new challenges and opportunities to grow within the company,” writes one employee of this distribution company, which offers monthly morale events and quarterly get-togethers. The company also honors top employees annually and supports employee participation in educational summits.

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Recognition and appreciation of our team members and partners is celebrated often; and is the reason for the enormous growth our organization has experienced over the past decade. Thank you to our team for making what we do possible.


16. Holst Architecture

Location: Portland
Website: holstarc.com
Oregon employees: 40 | Score: 596.27

“Holst has a great balance of doing exceptional work and providing space for young staff to grow and take risks. It's an office that looks ahead rather than reflecting on previous solutions for projects,” one employee writes.


17. Star Body Works

Location: Medford
Website: starbodyworks.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 595.97

“This company is family owned and treats employees as part of that family. We all have a job to do, and what makes it great is the joy and trust we have throughout the whole company to do that job,” writes one employee of this auto-body shop.

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Star Body Works is a state of the art auto body repair facility for all current makes and models of automobiles. We are committed to up-to-date training and certifications for many manufacturers making us your number one repair shop, restoring vehicles back to pre-loss condition.


18. MassMutual Oregon

Location: Lake Oswego
Website: oregon.massmutual.com
Oregon employees: 65 | Score: 595.88

“Flexible hours, work from home and commitment to our community” are the reasons one employee gives for loving their job at this Lake Oswego financial planner. Employees also enjoy a coffee cart, annual holiday parties and an annual recognition meeting.


19. Hartmann & Forbes

Location: Tualatin
Website: hartmannforbes.com
Oregon employees: 58 | Score: 595.08

“We all have the same goals to stay sustainable, keep a good work-life balance, and be profitable,” says one satisfied employee. The company offers a flexible work schedule, employee meals and kitchens filled with snacks.

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We are honored to be recognized as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon! We celebrate a diverse community motivated by exceptional craftsmanship, environmental stewardship, and uncompromising service.


20. Sussman Shank

Location: Portland
Website: sussmanshank.com
Oregon employees: 55 | Score: 594.97

“Working with great people makes every day easier,” writes one employee of this law firm. “Additionally, the focus on employees and their needs is a priority, and much appreciated, especially during the past year and a half. Sussman has tried to keep us all united while supporting its employees during the weirdest time of our lives.”

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Sussman Shank LLP is a full-service business, litigation, and commercial bankruptcy law firm.  We are honored to celebrate 16 years as one of Oregon’s 100 Best Companies. We recognize that the success of our firm is achieved through our talented and dedicated team of professionals. Thank you and congratulations to everyone at Sussman Shank for earning this recognition!


21. Evergreen Consulting Group

Location: Beaverton
Website: evergreen-efficiency.com
Oregon employees: 35 | Score: 594.64

Employees at this Beaverton management consultancy enjoy work-from-home benefits and flexible working hours, as well as a $500 bonus to take a week of vacation each year.

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Evergreen Consulting Group is committed to making positive change by helping people and companies across the nation use energy efficiently. Our amazing team works every day to foster meaningful relationships and sustainable business practices while supporting a healthier environment.


22. Kinco

Location: Portland
Website: kinco.com
Oregon employees: 54 | Score: 593.49

This glove manufacturer provides employees with gym memberships, tickets for sports and theater events — and two plane tickets for any employee getting married. During the pandemic, the company provided its employees’ children with free laptops for school, school pictures at the office — and a tutor.

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Kinco is a dedicated, second-generation family-owned company making quality gloves since 1975. Built on the ethos of integrity, responsibility, transparency and respect, we prioritize our strong commitment to cultivating an environment filled with purpose and intention among our collaborative community of employees, manufacturers, vendors and customers.


23. Finity Group

Location: Portland
Website: thefinitygroup.com
Oregon employees: 39 | Score: 590.98

Company parties, half-day Fridays and a monthly stipend to take employees out to lunch are all part of the package for employees of this financial planner. “We have kept growing despite challenges,” writes one employee. “We are all sharing in the fun of the success to remain motivated and true to our clients.”

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Finity Group serves to provide clients clear direction and reliable advice for all aspects of their financial world. We believe that we can always accomplish more together as a Team. Finity is honored to be part of the 100 Best.


24. Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel, Washington Square

Location: Tigard
Website: hilton.com
Oregon employees: 82 | Score: 590.07

“The energy, teamwork and constant nurturing has allowed me to build an amazing career in hospitality,” says one employee, who applauded the company’s opportunities for upward mobility. “This place has a knack for seeing raw talent and allowing it to bloom.”

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A great hotel experience is forged in heartfelt service and a passionate focus on details. The ladies & gentlemen of Embassy Suites are grateful for each opportunity to provide our guests and clients with personal care and attention.


25. Outlier Construction

Location: Medford
Website: outlierbuilt.com
Oregon employees: 69 | Score: 589.05

This company has quarterly gatherings to thank the employees and acknowledge successes. “Our leadership cares about us and our families,” says one employee. “It has been a trying year with COVID-19, and they have been extremely accommodating and flexible.”

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Our Outlier team is Southern Oregon’s commercial construction experts. Our employees are the foundation of our success over the past 4 years. The 100 Best list is an honor we are very proud of. We are overwhelmed with gratitude.


26. Metal Masters

Location: Medford
Website: metalmasters-inc.com
Oregon employees: 80 | Score: 582.05

“They encourage their employees to strive to be the best they can be,” says one employee of this HVAC company, which provides a four-year training program and supports local community causes. “They pay well, provide vacation and holiday pay, and they have bonus incentives.”

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Metal Masters, Inc. has provided residential and commercial HVAC services to southern Oregon for more than 50 years. We congratulate our employees for their every-day dedication and contribution to making Metal Masters a great company to work for!


Tie 27. Mineral

Location: Portland
Website: trustmineral.com
Oregon employees: 70 | Score: 581.62

One worker at this company, which makes human resources software, praises the “culture of positivity from the top all the way down.” Mineral is now a remote-first company, with more than 50% of its employees working from home offices, and provides a $250 stipend to new employees to set up their home work environment.


Tie 27. Precision Analytical

Location: McMinnville
Website: dutchtest.com
Oregon employees: 96 | Score: 581.62

Flexibility, remote work and bonuses are all reasons employees love their jobs at this laboratory and maker of hormone tests. “I really appreciate the flexibility in my schedule and getting to work from home a few times a week,” writes one worker.

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Our team is made up of dedicated and talented people whose collective efforts and attitudes make our culture our biggest asset. We treasure our team members and are continuously thankful for the care they show each other and our clients.


29. Buckley Law

Location: Lake Oswego
Website: buckley-law.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 581.11

“Everyone really cares about each other, and gives pats on the back when deserved,” writes one employee of this law firm, who also praised the flexible work environment. Another praised the firm’s “efforts to bring everyone together during challenging times.”

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Buckley Law is a full-service law firm dedicated to providing comprehensive legal services. Our management is dedicated to the success of every partner and employee of the firm. Being on the 100 Best list is an honor.


30. Essex General Construction

Location: Eugene
Website: essexgc.com
Oregon employees: 59 | Score: 580.95

“I appreciate our company's commitment to the environment and to helping those less fortunate in our community,” writes one employee of this construction company, who also praised the firm’s honesty, integrity and “commitment that we don't succeed unless everyone succeeds.”


31. General Pacific

Location: Fairview
Website: genpac.com
Oregon employees: 42 | Score: 579.55

One employee of this electrical-supply store describes it as a “forward-thinking company with plenty of growth opportunity.” Another worker praises the company’s safety measures, flexible work schedules and amount of time off.


32. Kidder Mathews

Location: Portland
Website: kidder.com
Oregon employees: 63 | Score: 576.89

Employees of this commercial real estate company describe it as a “great place to build your personal business in commercial real estate brokerage.” Another applauded the “best commission splits in the market.”


33. Rogue Creamery

Location: Central Point
Website: roguecreamery.com
Oregon employees: 49 | Score: 576.58

Employees enjoy 16 paid volunteering hours each year, eight weeks of paid parental leave and a revamped 401(k) program that matches employee contributions at a maximum rate of 6%. “They cover the majority of my health benefits, too, which is awesome,” writes one worker.


34. Ausland Group

Location: Grants Pass
Website: auslandgroup.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 575.26

Dogs and kids are welcome to join their parents at work for this provider of architecture, structural engineering and construction services, which also offers remote work and flexible scheduling. “Ausland's culture has really shined during the pandemic in caring for all of our team members,” one employee writes.



100Best 2022 headers Small 

1. WestPac Wealth Partners

Location: Lake Oswego
Website: westpacwealth.com
Oregon employees: 22 | Score: 650.74

“I can really tell that WestPac cares about its clients and employees, which only improves my work,” writes one employee of this financial planning firm. The firm places a heavy emphasis on professional development with “WestPac University,” where representatives network and receive training from top performers in the industry.


2. ProFocus Technology

Location: Portland
Website: profocustechnology.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 639.02

“We grew during the pandemic and continue to grow, providing more opportunities for career growth for more people,” writes one employee of this IT staffing company. “We are flexible and fair and value having fun.” ProFocus provides a four-week paid sabbatical leave after a seven-year period of employment.

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ProFocus Technology is a tech staffing agency dedicated to creating exceptional experiences for every one of our candidates, clients, and teammates. We’re beyond thankful and fortunate to have the privilege of working with such an amazing group of people.


3. 71 and Change

Location: Portland
Website: 71andchange.com
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 637.67

One employee applauds the consultancy’s unlimited paid time off policy, $2,000 annual stipend for education, health and wellness stipend, and trust in its employees. “The amount of voluntary teams that have started to help keep improving who we are, and what we do is so compelling.”


4. Wagner Dental Care

Location: Portland
Website: wagnerdentalcare.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 635.90

“I have worked at Wagner Dental Care for a while now and I really enjoy working here,” writes one worker. “The days go by fast, the patients are amazing, and we have by far the best boss to work for, hands down.”

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Wagner Dental Care is proud to be on the list of 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon. Our company was established in Portland in 2000 and we are proud to support our local community.


5. Cell Staff

Location: Portland
Website: cellstaff.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 634.93

“We are passionate about being resources and strong advocates for our external employees,” writes one employee of this health care staffing firm. “Supportive coworkers and a wonderful work atmosphere with competitive pay make Cell Staff one of a kind and truly a great place to work,” writes another.


6. Pittman & Brooks

Location: Portland
Website: pittmanbrooks.com
Oregon employees: 24 | Score: 626.76

One employee praises the accounting firm’s “ample time off and ability to accrue PTO, great pay, lots of leadership from upper management, fairness overall to all employees.” Another employee cited parties, their 401(k) and flexible work schedule as reasons to love their job.

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Making a Difference, It’s What We Do.  At Pittman & Brooks, we work hard every day to make a difference for our employees, our community, and our clients.  We are proud of our employees who make it all happen.


7. Intuitive Digital

Location: Portland
Website: intuitivedigital.com
Oregon employees: 18 | Score: 626.61

“I was used to working at places that didn’t live out the values they professed,” writes one employee of this digital marketing agency. “Even though we’re remote, the leadership team still does their best to make work fun and engaging and feel like we’re a community.”


8. Pepper Foster Consulting

Location: Portland
Website: pepperfoster.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 626.59

One employee of this consultancy praised the company’s commitment to personal development and growth, and support from upper management. “They truly walk the talk in everything they do,” they write.


9. AYUMETRIX

Location: Lake Oswego
Website: ayumetrix.com
Oregon employees: 20 | Score: 620.79

“I feel heard and supported,” writes one employee of this wellness-testing laboratory. Other employees cite schedule flexibility and professional development opportunities as well as support from upper management.


10. Anning-Johnson

Location: Wilsonville
Website: anningjohnson.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 620.19

“This is a great place to work because it is employee-owned. This creates a sense of pride in the business and shared responsibility in its performance. We all have a stake in the company, and all the profits go back to the employees through bonuses, dividends and stock appreciation,” writes one employee of this construction contractor.

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Anning-Johnson is a construction company that exists to create great opportunities for its employee owners.  We’re proud to once again be part of the 100 Best and what it means for excellence in company culture.


11. Meadow Outdoor Advertising

Location: The Dalles
Website: meadowoutdoor.com
Oregon employees: 26 | Score: 619.90

“Ownership always looks for ways to reward team members (employees),” writes one employee of this billboard maker. Others describe the work environment as “empowering” and say management lets each worker take charge of their own position and get the job done in the best way, without micromanagement.

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As a brand builder for our clients, Meadow Outdoor Advertising is pleased to be recognized on the Top 100 List.  We believe empowerment through ownership thinking and sharing company success with our employees leads to longevity for both.


12. Farleigh Wada Witt

Location: Portland
Website: fwwlaw.com
Oregon employees: 32 | Score: 619.84

Employees praised the team atmosphere, benefits and supportive at this law firm. Employees receive a Medical Expense Reimbursement Plan (MERP), and their work anniversary is a paid day off.


13. A&R Solar

Location: Tualatin
Website:a-rsolar.com
Oregon employees: 21 | Score: 619.82

All employees of this solar-energy contractor are eligible to become employee-owners after three years. The company also offers a health reimbursement account that effectively brings the health insurance deductible down to $250. The company also offers stipends for things like education, tools, fitness and health, as well as working from home.

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A&R Solar installs solar and battery storage systems on homes and businesses. As an employee-owned B Corporation, we are honored to appear on the 100 Best list, and we are proud of each of our employees.


14. NW Staffing Resources

Location: Portland
Website: nwstaffing.com
Oregon employees: 25 | Score: 617.81

“The staff is very kind and supportive. The benefits and PTO are great! Their workload is manageable and they make great hiring decisions,” writes one employee of this staffing firm. The company has adopted a hybrid work-from-home policy that provides staff members the opportunity to work from home at least two days a week.

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NW Staffing Resources is proud to have made the 100 Best Companies list for the 19th consecutive year! Thank you to our fantastic NWS team for exemplifying our core values of Progress, Excellence, Accountability, Compassion, and Ethical.


15. Cascade Insights

Location: Portland
Website: cascadeinsights.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 616.48

This market-research firm offers several office-culture initiatives to make sure employees don’t feel isolated while working remotely, including regular team meetings, buddy chats and staff parties. “They place a high value on quality of work while maintaining a very sustainable work-life balance for the employees,” writes one staffer.

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Cascade Insights empowers B2B technology companies with custom market research and marketing solutions. We are grateful for our employees who are constantly discovering new ways to make our organization better every day.


16. Davidson Benefits Planning - An Alera Group Company

Location: Tigard
Website: davidsonbenefitsplanning.com
Oregon employees: 22 | Score: 616.23

“I feel such a sense of belonging here and in a way that I have never felt with any other agency in my career,” says one employee of this company, which offers benefits-planning services to employers. “Our families always come first here, too. It’s truly a great place to work.”


Tie 17. Fournier Group

Location: Portland
Website: fourniergroup.com
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 614.96

Employees praise the leadership at this insurance agency. One worker describes how management is “always looking to improve benefits for employees.” The company pays for 30 hours of paid volunteer time annually, and 100% of licensing and continuing education fees.


Tie 17. Matrix Networks

Location: Portland
Website: mtrx.com
Oregon employees: 19 | Score: 614.96

“I have never worked for a company that uses technology as much as we do. If there is a way to automate it, script it, or streamline it, we do,” says one employee of this internet provider. “The vision from our leader is compelling and exciting. I’m proud to be a part of it.”


19. Cable Hill Partners

Location: Portland
Website: cablehill.com
Oregon employees: 18 | Score: 613.64

“I specifically sought out a company with a culture and values that match my own, and found that with CHP, and more!” writes one employee of this financial-planning firm, which offers four weeks of paid parental leave, flexible work schedules, tuition reimbursement and a charitable donation matching program, as well as unlimited sick leave.

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We are the private wealth management partner that our clients trust to achieve financial clarity in their lives, work and legacy. Our amazing team of collaborative professionals is what allows us to support and motivate clients to live their values with confidence. We are proud to be named as one of the 100 Best Companies for 3 years running.


20. Percipio Consulting Group

Location: Portland
Website: percipiogroup.com
Oregon employees: 33 | Score: 613.30

“Percipio is an incredible place to work,” writes one employee of this business consulting firm. “Each team member is given the opportunity to thrive, pursue individual passions with the support from senior leaders.”

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Percipio Consulting Group celebrates 20 years of providing management consulting services to Oregon companies. Our employees are our foundation and we are committed to fostering an inclusive culture where everyone on the team is valued and has opportunities for growth.


21. Skin by Lovely

Location: Portland
Website: skinbylovely.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 611.36

“There is an emphasis on making people feel great in their own skin. The company values work/life balance and teamwork!” writes one employee. The company also offers stipends for continuing education, employee ownership potential, and summer and holiday parties.


22. Root Mortgage

Location: Clackamas
Website: rootmortgage.com
Oregon employees: 30 | Score: 611.25

One employee writes that the culture at Root is “as good as they come” and cites the management as the main reason. Other employees cite the company’s focus on family, health, wellness, work ethics and flexibility as reasons to love their job.

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Root Mortgage was founded in 2014 to fill a void. The growing amount of technology in the market had outpaced traditional mortgage lenders. We were determined to start fresh; to adapt to the market changes and wield technology for good.


23. Steele Electric

Location: Beaverton
Website: nwsteele.com
Oregon employees: 33 | Score: 610.39

“From the day I walked through the door, they have always made me feel like family,” writes one employee of this electrical contractor. Other workers cite supportive upper management and lack of micromanaging as reasons they love their jobs.

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Steele Electric believes providing a great place to work translates to exceptional performance and a great customer experience. We are proud of our employees. Since 2009 we’ve been growing our team with local talent that demonstrate this excellence every day.


24. Allen Construction Management Services

Location: Portland
Website: acmsnw.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 608.83

One employee praised the company’s assistance in setting up remote home offices. “The company does its best to offer their employees the best available benefits and pay," says one. "They provide flexible work schedules and are consistently going to bat for their workers as contracted professionals,” writes another.


25. RHT Energy

Location: Medford
Website: rhtenergy.com
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 608.28

This engineering firm allows workers to work from home or the office, depending on the individual’s needs. It also offers healthy snacks, massage chairs and regular movie nights in the company warehouse. “We are a strong team. We work together to solve problems and achieve goals,” one employee writes.


26. Upward Technology

Location: Portland
Website: upward-technology.com
Oregon employees: 19 | Score: 602.26

This certified B-Corp offers unlimited PTO and a heavy emphasis on work-life balance. “Not to mention a huge focus on employee satisfaction and enjoying where you work,” writes one worker.

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Upward Technology is a leader in delivering best-in-class IT, Cybersecurity, and Digitization services. We are extremely proud of the amazing and growing team we have built.


27. Fairway America

Location: Portland
Website: fairwayamerica.com
Oregon employees: 31 | Score: 602.18

“Work is never boring, typical or mundane,” writes one employee of this investment company, who also praised the company’s work-from-home policy and alternative work schedules; unlimited vacation; and fully paid health, dental and vision benefits.

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Fairway America’s goal is to help people find great real estate deals. Our employees are the foundation of our success over the past 30+ years.


28. Brainium Studios

Location: Portland
Website: brainium.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 601.46

Employees at this software developer receive $2,000 annual travel stipends as well as snacks, cold brew and kombucha at the office. “Brainium is a small team of nerdy, passionate and kind people collaborating to make beautifully designed mobile puzzle games that are fun to play,” one employee writes.

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Thank you and congratulations to everyone at Brainium for earning this recognition! We believe a great place to work must also be a place to do great work. We are so proud of our team and all we’ve accomplished together.


29. S&B James Construction Management

Location: White City
Website: sbjames.com
Oregon employees: 31 | Score: 599.16

“The owners have great ideas on how to further the company in being as green as possible,” writes one employee of this Jackson County contractor. The company provides higher education opportunities, a fully stocked break room, and regularly purchased lunches for the office and remote teams.

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S+B James Construction is a design and build contractor serving the West Coast. Our team is the backbone of our success with their dedication to quality work and true craftsmanship. We are honored to be on the 100 Best list.


30. Oregon Restoration

Location: Tigard
Website: oregonrestoration.com
Oregon employees: 34 | Score: 596.37

Employees praise the water and mold damage restoration service for the compensation, use of a company vehicle and fair treatment of employees. “Our owner has vision, he cares about his employees, and he is extremely fair. I am proud to work for him and tell that to everyone I can. I’m glad to work here,” one employee writes.


31. Tekmanagement

Location: Medford
Website:tekmanagement.com
Oregon employees: 20 | Score: 596.11

“I have never worked for such a caring and compassionate company,” writes one employee of this Medford information technology service. “If I had to choose between my last employer offering me double salary (and) Tekmanagement, I would happily stay put.”

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Our staff exemplify our business values of respect, honesty and integrity — and fun! We celebrate their dedication to excellent customer service, life-long learning, and innovative solutions. The employees of Tekmanagement are truly our greatest asset.


32. McDonald Jacobs

Location: Portland
Website:mcdonaldjacobs.cpa
Oregon employees: 22 | Score: 594.59

Employees praise this accounting firm’s commitment to diversity and its healthy, open work culture. They also enjoy the flexible hours and paid time off. “We are a local CPA firm that has a strong community presence and long history of diversity, equity, inclusion, which makes MJ stand out among the other firms in town,” one employee writes.

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McDonald Jacobs is honored to be recognized by our employees in the 100 Best. We are a public accounting firm celebrating 50 years of stiving to enhance the well-being of employees and clients through community involvement, teamwork and open communication.


33. Madden Industrial Craftsmen

Location: Beaverton
Website: mici.com
Oregon employees: 32 | Score: 593.86

One employee of this industrial staffing provider praised the family-led nature of the company, and the “caring, supportive” work environment.  “I appreciate the flexibility that I have in this company. My managers are great and I feel appreciated. That is why I have been here for as long as I have been.”


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