VC3 was recently named as one of the 2012 Best Places to Work in South Carolina. The annual list of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina is brought to you by SCBIZ magazine, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group.
This state wide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in South Carolina, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2012 Best Places to Work in South Carolina list is made up of 40 companies. The rankings of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina will be unveiled at an awards ceremony on October 4th and published in the December issue of SCBIZ magazine.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Be a for-profit, not-for-profit business or government entity
- Have a facility in South Carolina
- Have a minimum of 15 full-time or part-time employees working in South Carolina
- Must be in business a minimum of one year
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in South Carolina. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group evaluated the data collected from the participating companies and used its expertise to determine the final rankings.