Vail Valley: R.A. Nelson named one of Colorado’s best companies to work for
July 1, 2010
R.A. Nelson & Associates, Inc. has again been named as one of 15 finalists in the annual “Best Companies to Work for in Colorado” competition. The Vail Valley-based company has made the list for the third time in the last five years. Founded in Vail in 1976, R.A. Nelson is the only company headquartered in the mountains to be nominated this year, and one of just a few construction companies. The Best Companies to Work for in Colorado initiative was designed to:• Honor companies in Colorado that show dedication to their employees’ growth and quality of life.• Develop information to help companies in Colorado retain their workforce.• Promote Colorado’s best employment opportunities to attract new workers “We’re lucky to be recognized for a lot of what we build, but personally, this is the award that means the most to me,” company founder R.A. “Chupa” Nelson said. “Only companies with positive, engaged employees make this list because it’s the employees’ responses that are considered first and foremost in the ranking. It just continues to amaze me when we’re named one of the best.”The Best Companies to Work for in Colorado project includes the Society for Human Resource Management Colorado State Council, Boulder Area Human Resource Association, Colorado Springs Society of Human Resource Management, Northern Colorado Human Resource Association, High Country Human Resource Association, Western Colorado Human Resource Association, Jobing.com, ColoradoBiz Magazine, and ModernThink, LLC.For more information about R.A. Nelson & Associates, Inc. go to http://www.ranelson.com or call marketing director Diana Scherr, 970-748-7688.