Thursday, March 24, 2005

Kentucky Awards Best Places to Work Companies at Its First Annual Awards Luncheon

Founding Partners of The Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management and Kentucky Chamber of Commerce banded together to evaluate and award the Best Places to Work in Kentucky.

Honoring companies throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky that have shown outstanding performance in creating a work environment that encourages employee excellence, engagement, growth, and a sense of belonging, the Founding Partners were proud to announce the following companies in the merdium size category (25-199 employees) as the 2005 recipients in the First Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky Awards Luncheon:

15. Paul Schultz Company, Louisville
Citizens Union Bank, Shelbyville
Brandeis Machinery (a Bramco, LLC subsidiary), Louisville
Doe Anderson, Inc., Louisville
Louis T. Roth & Co., PLLC, Louisville
The Cecilian Bank, Elizabethtown
Catholic Health Initiatives, Erlanger
Sturgill, Turner, Barker & Moloney, PLLC, Lexington
Crowe Chizek and Company, LLC, Louisville
Georgetown Community Hospital, Georgetown
Thompson Associates, Inc., Louisville
Dean Dorton and Ford, PSC, Louisville
Woodward, Hobson, & Fulton, LLP, Louisville
East Kentucky Network, Prestonsburg
PediaMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Florence

Recipients in the large size category with 200 or more employees include:

20. Somerset Community College, Somerset
19. Stites & Harbison, PLLC, Louisville
18. Kentucky Lottery Corporation, Louisville
17. James N. Gray Company, Lexington
16. Humana, Inc., Louisville
14. Valvoline Instant Oil Change, Lexington
13. Ambrake Manufacturing, LTD, Elizabethtown
12. Berea College, Berea
11. Fifth Third Bank, Florence, Lexington, Louisville
10. Atmos Energy, Owensboro
09. Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team (KORT), Louisville
08. Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington
Alliance of Commonwealth Hospices
and Palliative Care Services, Inc
., Louisville
06. United Parcel Service, Inc., Louisville
05. Fischer Homes, Inc., Crestview Hills
04. Gallatin Steel Company, Ghent
03. Brown-Forman Corporation, Louisville
02. Yum! Brands, Inc., Louisville
01. First Residential Mortgage Network, Inc., Louisville

Thanks go to the following founding partners, sponsors, and endorsers whose assistance made this event an outstanding success:

Founding Partners:

Presenting Sponsors:

Gold Sponsors:

Silver Sponsors:

Event Sponsors:


Congratulations to all the winners!
They are truly maximizing their potential!
Because they are, we are all winners, too!