Fifth Year in a Row, PowerPay Named One of the Best Places to Work in Maine
Awards Ceremony Recognized and Honored Growing Merchant Services Company
Portland, ME - November 14, 2011 - PowerPay, recently named as one of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Maine, was recognized and honored at the Best Places to Work in Maine award ceremony, ranking #18 in the small- to medium-sized business category. The company has been honored with this award from the Best Companies Group and the Maine Department of Labor since 2007.
On the PowerPay award, Jim Raftice, President and COO of PowerPay said, "Our individualized attention and responsiveness to our merchants, as well as appreciation for our employees are what set us apart from other processors. We help businesses grow while fostering a corporate culture that attracts and retains responsible, motivated employees who share the organization's vision for success. We're a dynamic company that values our employees and strives to create a work environment to which they feel committed and enjoy coming to work."
"This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Maine, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and businesses," says Jackie Miller, Operations Coordinator of the Best Companies Group. "PowerPay represents each of these areas well," says Miller.
In addition to its premier working environment, PowerPay offers an attractive list of company benefits, including free access to an on-site fitness center, which is staffed part-time by personal trainers. Employees are also provided with free beverages and fresh fruit. Half the cost of medical, dental and vision insurance is paid for by PowerPay for employees and their families. The company continues to grow and expects to add 30-50 new employees over the next five years.
PowerPay is one of the nation's fastest growing and most trusted providers of merchant card and electronic payment processing solutions. Established in 2003, PowerPay is a Merchant Acquirer Independent Sales Organization (ISO) supporting all major credit and debit cards, electronic benefits transfer (EBT), government purchase cards, petroleum cards, loyalty cards, gift cards and recurring bill payment. Working with its wholly owned subsidiary and internet-based merchant account provider, e-onlinedata, PowerPay delivers comprehensive, innovative solutions that help customers grow their businesses and improve their bottom lines. For more information, please visit: www.powerpay.biz
About Best Places to Work in Maine
The awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) – Maine State Council and Best Companies Group. This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Maine, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and businesses. The 2011 Best Places to Work in Maine list is made up of 28 companies in the small/medium-sized list (15-249 employees) and 12 companies in the large-sized list (250+ employees). For more information, please visit: www.BestPlacestoWorkinME.com