Matrix Group, an award-winning web design and development agency in the Washington D.C. metro area, is a finalist for the 2012 Helios Apollo Awards.
The Helios Apollo Awards recognize Washington-area organizations that promote employee growth and development as an integral part of their organizational culture. Participating organizations recognize know that these programs are not only necessary in providing them a competitive advantage, but that they contribute to employee retention by developing strong managers and providing meaningful projects, credibility through enhanced certifications, and succession planning through promotional opportunities. Their efforts not only benefit the end client, but the individual and the community as well.
Matrix Group was selected as a finalist by an independent panel for its support of employee development initiatives and its ability to communicate the overall impact of these programs. Specifically, Matrix Group was evaluated based on the following criteria:
- Opportunities for employee growth and professional development
- Innovative programs or opportunities to develop leadership skills through charitable community involvement; and
- The impact of a program(s)
“We are honored to be named a finalist for a second year in a row,” says Matrix Group CEO Joanna Pineda, "We strive to provide a warm and enriching work environment for our staff. More importantly, we encourage our employees to push forward with their goals through professional development and community involvement."
View the full list of finalists or learn more about the program