HOUSTON (PRWEB) February 18, 2020
FORTUNE magazine, one of the nation’s foremost business publications, has once again recognized David Weekley Homes as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For®” in its annual rankings of employee culture and success.
“We are honored to be named once again to FORTUNE magazine’s ‘100 Best Companies to Work For®’ list,” said David Weekley, chairman of David Weekley Homes. “This is the 14th time we’ve received this incredible accolade and it’s all possible because of our wonderful culture that’s focused on supporting our team members and their families while enhancing the lives of our Customers with a quality home.”
David Weekley Homes ranked 23 on FORTUNE’s list, moving up 18 spots from its position in 2019. The list is based on the evaluation of Weekley’s policies and culture, in addition to the opinions of the company’s employees. David Weekley Homes employs more than 1,500 team members nationwide.
“We’ve built a rewarding and fulfilling workplace environment that exemplifies respect and fairness in all of our day-to-day operations,” Weekley said. “From our newly-formed diversity and inclusion council called HEART to a multitude of training opportunities and our employee stock ownership plan, this distinction is a testament to the many ways we support our team members and their families.”
David Weekley Homes also works hard to enhance lives in the communities where it builds through its robust outreach program named CARE. This philanthropic program, which is active in all 20 markets, is dedicated to living out the company’s purpose of Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives by partnering with nonprofit organizations to donate time, money and resources.
Last year, the company’s outreach endeavors included nearly 150 projects that impacted more than 200,000 lives by working together with organizations like Habitat for Humanity, Boy Scouts of America, National MS Society, YoungLife, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Salvation Army and many more.
“We are fortunate to be able to make a positive impact by joining together with our team members, homebuyers and community partners to encourage a culture of caring and contribution,” Weekley said.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 20 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley has also appeared 14 times on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 90,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s website at http://www.davidweekleyhomes.com.