ORLANDO, Fla. (August 8, 2016) — Crossman & Company, one of the Southeast’s largest retail leasing, property management and investment sales firms was recently named one of the “Best Companies to Work For” in the state by Florida Trend Magazine.
“It is an honor to be recognized as one of the best companies to work for in this category. As we endeavor to meet client needs, it is also our responsibility as an employer to provide an environment in which our team cannot only thrive, but create opportunities for personal development,” said Crossman & Company President John Crossman, CCIM, CRX.
Formed in 1990, the company was founded around a core set of values that guides its interactions, decisions, and leadership. The result is a culture that puts employees at the center and creates an environment where people are valued, heard, respected, inspired, and committed to serving clients.
“We are proud to be acknowledged as one of Florida’s top employers,” said Chief Operating Officer John Zielinski, CCIM. “As the company continues to expand, our talented employees remain a top priority. We understand that an engaged and satisfied team is what allows us to deliver exceptional service to our clients throughout the southeast.”
Serving Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia, Crossman & Company recently opened a Miami office, launched a private client investment division, and has 25,678,368 square feet under leasing and management comprising of 347 properties.
One hundred companies were recognized based on anonymous employee surveys that focused on leadership and planning, corporate culture and communications, role satisfaction, work environment, relationship with supervisor, training and development, pay and benefits and overall engagement.
“The Best Companies to Work For in Florida” program was created by Florida Trend and Best Companies Group, and is endorsed by the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals, the Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association, the Florida Society of Association Executives (FSAE), and the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce.
“We’ve highlighted the practices of companies that have established themselves as great places to work — including everything from how they train their workers to how they communicate and the kind of pay and benefits they provide. This is a great opportunity for companies in Florida to learn from each other as they go about improving their own effectiveness,” noted Mark Howard, executive editor of Florida Trend.
The survey and recognition program is designed to identify and recognize Florida’s best employers in small, medium and large categories. This is the third time Crossman & Company has been selected for this honor.
Florida Trend is an award-winning business magazine that reaches 250,000 senior business executives, civic leaders and government official every month via print, tablet, mobile and e-newsletter. Best Companies Group works with national and local partners to establish and manage “Best Places to Work,” “Best Companies” and, “Best Employers” programs
The winners will be ranked and highlighted in a special section of the August edition of Florida Trend.
For more information, visit www.crossmanco.com or call (407) 423-5400.
About Crossman & Company
Crossman & Company is the premier real estate firm focused on serving retail landlords exclusively throughout the Southeast – with offices in Atlanta, Boca Raton, Tampa, Miami and Orlando – representing more than 340 shopping centers and over 25 million square feet in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina and Virginia. The company was founded in 1990 with the goal of providing exemplary service to our clients around four core values: Maintain enthusiastically satisfied clients; Demonstrate servant leadership; Practice kindness, openness and humility; and Develop new talent. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.crossmanco.com.