Sixth consecutive year recognized
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2016) – ARGI Financial Group, a Louisville based personal and business financial services firm, was recently named one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Kentucky (BPTWKY) in the small-sized employer category*. This will be the sixth consecutive time ARGI has been recognized for this award.
Hosted by the Kentucky Society for Human Resources Management (KYSHRM) state council and the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, The Best Places to Work initiative celebrates its 13th year identifying and recognizing the best places of employment in Kentucky.
Companies across the Commonwealth participated in the two-part application process. Companies applying to BPTWKY must complete a detailed employee benefits and policies questionnaire, and an employee engagement and satisfaction survey, conducted by the independent research firm, Best Companies Group.
To be considered for participation, companies have to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Have a facility in the state of Kentucky
- Have 15+ full and/or part-time permanent Kentucky employees
Must be in business a minimum of 1 yearARGI is one of 40 companies recognized in the small-sized employer category, and one of 100 companies recognized in the state. In 2016, ARGI grew its workforce more than 25%, and company leaders attribute that to not only explosive company growth, but to newly implemented employee recognition programs, competitive benefits packages and a corporate social responsibility program, ARGI Gives.
“On behalf of the entire firm, I’m truly honored that ARGI has been recognized again as one Kentucky’s best places to work,” said Joe Reeves, CFP®, and CEO of ARGI. “We started this company with the mission to improve the lives of everyone affiliated with our firm. That includes our clients, our community and most of all each other. We would not be the company we are today without the talent, hard work and tireless dedication of our team members.”
ARGI will be recognized and honored at the Best Places to Work in Kentucky 13th Annual Awards Dinner on Wednesday April 26. The final rankings will be announced at the event. The Best Places to Work in Kentucky Magazine, which recognizes the winners and their final rankings, will be released for statewide distribution at that time as well.
Over the past two decades, ARGI has grown to seven offices in four states. They’ve made the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies in America for eight consecutive years (2009-2016), were named the 2016 Business First Company of the Year – Medium Category, and most recently named one of the country’s 101 Best and Brightest Places to Work For.*
ARGI has provided personal and business financial services to corporate executives, business and practice owners, and their families for 20 years. ARGI’s team of dedicated specialists provides comprehensive financial planning and investment management through ARGI Investment Services, a Registered Investment Advisor; tax planning through ARGI CPA and Tax Advisors; insurance solutions through Advisor Insurance Solutions; and business services through ARGI Business Services, all of which are divisions of ARGI Financial Group.