Prometheus Real Estate Group, the largest private owner of multifamily properties in the San Francisco Bay Area, today announced it has been named one of Fortune’s Best Workplaces in the Bay Area. Among small- to medium-sized businesses, Prometheus was ranked fifth. Additionally, Prometheus was the top rated construction and real estate company in the Bay Area, and the only apartment management company to be recognized by Fortune.
"The credit for this award goes to our Prometheans (employees)," said Jackie Safier, President of Prometheus Real Estate Group. "This award is a testament to their efforts. They have truly shaped our culture and workplace.
Fortune and consulting firm Great Place to Work partnered to develop the 2017 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area list. More than 227,000 employees at organizations with locations in the San Francisco Bay Area completed an anonymous survey, answering questions about management transparency, professional development opportunities, meaningful work, promotion equity and the generosity of benefit programs.
This year, Prometheus was also named one of the Best Places to Work by the San Francisco Business Times/Silicon Valley Business Journal, and the Best Large Business Employer by Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in the Nation. Prometheus has more than 400 employees in the Bay Area, and approximately 500 employees in total.
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About Prometheus Real Estate Group
Prometheus Real Estate Group, Inc. is the largest private owner of multifamily properties in the San Francisco Bay Area, with a growing portfolio of more than 15,000 metropolitan-area apartments in the Bay Area, Seattle and Portland. Since its inception in 1965, Prometheus has specialized in the acquisition, development and management of high-quality residential and commercial properties throughout the western United States. Prometheus has a long history of award-winning approaches to development, management and general excellence. Its philosophy is centered on making the apartment experience more fun and interesting while providing a true sense of home. For more information, visit prometheusreg.com.
About the Fortune Best Workplaces in the Bay Area list
The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area rankings are based on feedback from more than 227,000 employees at Great Place to Work®–Certified™ organizations with locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Employees completed an anonymous Trust Index© survey, answering questions about how frequently they experience the behaviors that create a great workplace, including, for example, management transparency, professional development opportunities, meaningful work, promotion equity, and the generosity of benefit programs. Results from the survey are highly reliable, having a 95% confidence level and a margin of error of 5% or less.
Being awarded a place on this list indicates the company has distinguished itself from peers by creating a Great Place to Work For All™. Rankings reward organizations where not only the majority of their employees experience a great place to work, but these experiences are highly consistent, regardless of who people are or what they do in the organization. Scores take into account the complexity and size of the employee population. Companies are rewarded based on how much of their business is located in the Bay Area.