NABR Announces the Newest 2022 Best and Brightest Winners

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For announced and welcomed the newest 2022 winners from Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Miami, Milwaukee, Nashville and San Diego to the Best and Brightest Community.

The 2022 winning companies were assessed by an independent research firm, which reviewed a number of key measures relative to other nationally recognized winners. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For winners are not ranked. This year, the Best and Brightest program honored 56 winning organizations out of 400 nominations.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For winners will be honored during the virtual Best and Brightest Conference during the week of Nov. 7.

“These 2022 winning organizations have stood out during unpredictable times and have proven they are an employer of choice,” said Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO of NABR and The Best and Brightest Program. “They continue to keep the needs of their employees first and provide perks that include development, wellbeing, work-life balance, rewards and recognition.  In addition, these winning companies offer a fantastic work culture and workplace environment that attracts and retains superior employees.”

The categories that the applicants were scored on include: Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Creative, Wellness and Wellbeing Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment and Selection; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communications and Shared Vision; Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Work-Life Blend; Community Initiatives and Corporate Responsibility; and Leadership, Strategy and Company Performance.

Here’s a shout-out to the winners, which included:

Charlotte’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

ECS Southeast, LLP


Frank Recruitment Group

Jabian Consulting


Phaidon International

Progressive AE

Service Express Charlotte


The Intersect Group

Thirty Capital

Townsquare Interactive

Dallas/Fort Worth’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

Brinson Benefits, Inc

Frank Recruitment Group

Ridgemont Commercial Construction


The Vested Group

Venn Technology

Denver’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

Asset Living Company Denver


Ethos Consulting Group

IDR Denver

JMJ Phillip Executive Search


Sentinel Technologies, Inc.

Service Express Denver

Total Quality Logistics

WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone

Houston’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners


Energy Ogre
Abitos CPA and Advisors

Allen Morris Company

ANF Group, Inc.

Ascendo Resources


Coastal Wealth

Coyo Taco

Everest Business Funding



International Finance Bank

One Park Financial

Top Score Writing

Milwaukee’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

Briohn Building Corporation

MARS Solutions Group

Health Payment Systems

Zeigler Automotive Group

Nashville’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

BDO Nashville

JumpCrew, LLC


Pivot Point Consulting

Service Express Nashville


Total Quality Logistics

San Diego’s Best and Brightest 2022 Winners

Associa – The Prescott Companies

The Best and Brightest is a powerful community of the nation’s elite leaders who share ideas, practices, and have proven they are employers of choice. With more than 20 years of experience conducting the Best and Brightest competitions, the NABR has identified numerous best Human Resource practices and provided benchmarking for companies that continue to be leaders in employment standards.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is a national program celebrating those companies making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole.  There are numerous regional celebrations throughout the country, such as Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco, Miami, New York, Charlotte, Denver, Nashville and the Pacific Northwest. Nominations are now being accepted for all programs. Visit to nominate your organization.