We're honored to be considered one of the finalists for this award. Clearly in competitive times it's great to be recognized for creating a great place for great employees
St. Paul (Vocus) September 30, 2009
Intertech a .NET Consulting, Java consulting, and training services firm, was named one of 35 finalists by the Wall Street Journal and Winning Workplaces out of a field of 629 nominations. The award is based on staff turnover, annual revenue, employee engagement, and training.
Founded in 1991, Intertech has grown from a one-person shop to the largest combined software developer training company and research-supported consulting firm in Minnesota. The family-like bond at Intertech starts at the top and is fostered throughout the organization. Employees' strong teamwork and commitment to the business was demonstrated in recently, when, despite the impact of severe economic decline, Intertech experienced record sales in 2008. By sharing information, regularly measuring progress, focusing on cost savings and introducing innovative marketing and sales initiatives, the firm grew stronger and introduced open book management and a company-wide profit sharing plan. Clients comment that Intertech employees operate like a tightly-fitted series of gears and that through access to one team, they have access to all the skill sets within the company. Along with generous benefits, including sabbaticals after seven years of employment, employees are offered structured professional development and leadership training options, while participating in various team building activities, like nominating each other for the "You're the ACE" Award, which reinforces core values of Attitude, Commitment and Excellence.
"We're honored to be considered one of the finalists for this award. Clearly in competitive times it's great to be recognized for creating a great place for great employees," stated Intertech CEO, Tom Salonek. Along with being a Winning Workplaces Finalist, Intertech is a five time winner of the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's Best Places to Work award.
Intertech offers consulting services on Application Architecture, Software Development/Programming, Technical Leadership, Software Development Best Practices, Framework Development, Project Management, Deployment, and Technical Skill Transfer. From a technology perspective, Intertech delivers .NET Consulting and Java Consulting along with C# Training and training on software development-related topics including ASP.NET, WPF, WCF, WF, LINQ, Silverlight, VB.NET, Java, Java Web Development, Spring Framework, Struts, Hibernate, JSF, AJAX, SQL Server, SharePoint, and XML.
Founded in 1991 by local entrepreneur Tom Salonek, Intertech, Inc. has grown from a one-person shop to the largest combined software developer training company and research-supported consulting firm in Minnesota and the upper Midwest. Intertech designs and develops software solutions that power Fortune 500 businesses, mid-sized companies, and state government. Intertech works with NASA, Wells Fargo, Lockheed Martin, Microsoft, Intel, and other major companies around the United States helping them learn and use technology. Intertech is a five-time winner of the “Best Places to Work” in Minnesota and is a repeat winner of the Inc. 500, Inc. 5000, and PCI Entrex awards for company growth. Intertech has been featured in Forbes, the Star Tribune, The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, and Upsize magazine.