This was the first annual Best Companies to Work for 2012 by Minnesota Business magazine. The award honored Minnesota companies setting the standard in leadership, benefits, work environment, and training. The Best Companies to Work for recognized the Top 100 employers in the state of Minnesota. There were four categories. Small-sized, Medium-sized, Large-sized, and Nonprofit.
Don Shelby, former WCCO television anchor, was the event emcee. Chris Wright, President of the Minnesota Timberwolves, gave the keynote.
Intertech is past winner of other best places to work competitions including being a seven-time winner of The Business Journal’s Best Places to Work and one of 35 organizations recognized in the Wall Street Journal’s Winning Workplaces competition.
"It’s a huge honor to be named the top small business employer by Minnesota Business magazine. Hats off to Minnesota Business magazine and the sponsors for a first class event. Most importantly, I want to thank our phenomenal employees and customers. We would not be possible without them," shared Intertech CEO and Founder Tom Salonek.
Intertech delivers a full suite of software development training and consulting services including consulting on .NET.
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. Intertech designs and develops software solutions that power Fortune 500 businesses along with teaching these and other organizations including 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 Microsoft Gold Partner, a Microsoft Inner Circle member, a seven time winner of the Best Places to Work in Minnesota award, a finalist in the Wall Street Journal’s Winning Workplaces award, a multi-year winner of the Inc. 500 and the Inc. 5000 awards for company growth, a winner of the Forbes ASAP growth award, and a winner of the Minnesota Fast 50 growth award. Intertech has been featured in Inc., Forbes, Upsize magazine, the Star Tribune, the Business Journal, the Pioneer Press, the Hudson Star-Observer, Minnesota Business, and Twin Cities Business Monthly.