Vertex Inc., the nation’s leading provider of corporate enterprise tax solutions, today announced it was named a 2015 Philly.com Top Workplace. Vertex ranks 11 out of 30 large organizations named to the list this year in the Philadelphia Region and third highest among private companies. This is the second time that Vertex participated in the survey and was named to the list since 2010.
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee opinion. The confidential employee survey of 6,000 companies was conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement based in Exton, PA.
“It is an honor to be recognized by such a highly competitive program that determines its rankings through candid employee feedback,” said Vertex CEO, Jeff Westphal. “Vertex is proud of our culture that values respect, collaboration, innovation, and promotes an environment where our people can truly thrive."
Employee benefits at Vertex scored 30 percent higher than other companies in this year's survey. Vertex has around 900 employees across the globe who enjoy a broad range of innovative policies and benefits. Examples include an on-site daycare for employees that work on or near the Berwyn, PA campus, wellness programs, recognition programs, work from home options, mentoring opportunities, and an ongoing commitment in support of employee development and career growth.
Survey sponsor WorkplaceDynamics reported that this year more than 2 million employees in over 6,000 organizations participated in the Top Workplaces campaign, conducted in partnership with more than 40 media partners across the country.
Since 1978, Vertex, Inc., has been a leading provider of tax technology and services, enabling companies of all sizes to realize the full strategic potential of the tax function by automating and integrating tax processes, while leveraging advanced and predictive analytics of tax data. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for every major line of tax, including income, sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. Headquartered in Pennsylvania, and with offices worldwide, Vertex is a privately held company that employs over 900 professionals and serves companies across the globe.