RISMEDIA, September 1, 2011–On Sunday, August 14, Delaware’s local daily newspaper, The News Journal, published “Top Workplaces 2011” – a list of the best places to work in the state. Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate was ranked ninth among mid-size companies (100-499 employees) placing the company in the top ten for two years in a row.
The evaluation for the Top Workplaces program was based upon an initial nomination and subsequent feedback from an employee survey that was distributed electronically. One-hundred companies participated in the program but only 50 companies were selected for the Top Workplaces award.
Patterson-Schwartz scored highest in the area of direction with employees citing their confidence in the company’s leadership and strong values in ethics.
“We take pride in our commitment to fostering a supportive, cooperative atmosphere in every Patterson-Schwartz office,” says General Manager, Joe Pluscht. “We are honored to be recognized by our employees for our efforts.”
For nearly 50 years, Patterson-Schwartz has helped people buy and sell in every kind of market. With seven residential sales offices, a staff of over 400 and a service area that includes New Castle & Kent Counties in Delaware and nearby markets in Maryland & Pennsylvania, Patterson-Schwartz is also Delaware’s largest Independent Brokerage.