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LRE Foundation Repair Part of Top Workplaces in Tampa Bay
BROOKSVILLE — LRE Foundation Repair was recently named one of Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces 2013 by the Tampa Bay Times. Employees nominated their employers and were surveyed about several topics, including practices and policies that make these companies the top places to work.
In the Tampa Bay region, 100 leading employers were nominated by their employees. To be considered for participation, companies or government entities had to employ at least 50 workers in Florida and be at least a year old.
In the Small Business category (50 to 149 local employees), LRE Foundation Repair ranked 15th out of 50 local companies. The family-owned and operated company currently employs over 130 team members and is Florida's largest foundation repair company. In addition, LRE specializes in fire and water damage restoration services.
The Top Workplaces 2013 in Tampa Bay program was created by the Tampa Bay Times and WorkplaceDynamics.
The companies were ranked based on leadership, compensation and training, workplace flexibility, and diversity. The rankings were published on TampaBay.com, in the April 21 edition of the Tampa Bay Times and on April 22 in tbt*.
“What’s unique about this report is that it explains how these Tampa Bay companies are creating engaged work forces and productive work environments, even in tough times,” said Neil Brown, Times editor and vice president. “We give readers an inside look into these companies and they hear the stories directly from employees.”
For a complete list of the 2013 Top Workplaces in Tampa Bay, click here.
About LRE Foundation Repair
Based in Brooksville, LRE Foundation Repair specializes in foundation repair and construction/restoration services. LRE is best known as a sinkhole stabilization company, but has also established itself as an industry leader for fire and water damage restoration. The family-owned and operated company started with just three employees in 1989. As it approaches its 25th anniversary, LRE has completed over 4,000 residential and commercial projects and currently employs over 130 team members, making it the largest foundation repair company in Florida.
About the Tampa Bay Times The Tampa Bay Times is widely considered one of the Top Ten newspapers in America and has won nine Pulitzer Prizes. It is Florida’s largest newspaper, with an average circulation of 379,375 Sunday and 313,003 daily (ABC FAS-FAX September 2012). The Times is produced by the Times Publishing Company, which also publishes TampaBay.com - Tampa Bay’s largest local news Web site with 2.8 million unique visitors each month (Nielsen NetView six-month average for 07/12-12/12). Additionally, the company publishes the free daily tbt*, an edition of theTampa Bay Times, tb-two*, a free paper written by Tampa Bay area students distributed to students, and the Pulitzer Prize-winning website, PolitiFact.com; and produces special events, specialty publications, and targeted advertising programs.
WorkplaceDynamics is one of the largest workplace survey providers in the United States. Each year it surveys thousands of companies and partners with leading media organizations to produce definitive Top Workplaces lists. Using proprietary, cutting-edge online applications, WorkplaceDynamics is bringing employee engagement to the web.