Pennoni is Named a Top Workplace in Delaware

Aug 30, 2016
Pennoni is Named a Top Workplace in Delaware


NEWARK, DE – Pennoni has been named a 2016 Top Workplace in the state of Delaware by The News Journal. Each year, the publication partners with leading research firm Workplace Dynamics, LLC, to identify and rank the top 60 employers in the state. This is the second Top Workplace recognition received by Pennoni in 2016.

“To be a Top Workplace, organizations must meet our strict standards for organizational health. And who better to ask about work life than the people who live the culture every day—the employees,” says Doug Claffey, CEO of WorkplaceDynamics.

“Pennoni has strived to build an environment and firm culture where its employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in the work that they do,” explains Regional Vice President Ronald C. Moore, Jr.

 Some of Pennoni’s Delaware employee survey responses included:

  • “I am provided flexibility and autonomy to manage clients and work without being micro-managed.”
  • “The interaction with people is great and using problem-solving skills is a fun challenge.”
  • “Personal pride being part of a prestigious firm that recognizes me.”

Pennoni has more than 100 employees based in two Delaware offices, located in Milton and Newark. The multidisciplinary firm is headquartered in Philadelphia and employs more than 1,200 staff members across 30+ offices. Employees are provided with a competitive and comprehensive benefit plan, which includes an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), tuition reimbursement, flexible spending, mentoring opportunities, continuing education/certification initiatives, as well as many others. Additionally, the firm encourages and supports their employees to volunteer within their own communities through an internal charitable initiative, PennoniGIVES.

The firm has won a number of awards recognizing its professional services, as well as its corporate culture. Ranking 7th in a list of 30 large organizations, in the Delaware Valley, Pennoni was named a 2016 Top Workplace by In 2015, the firm was recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For” by international architecture, engineering, and construction business consulting company, The Zweig Group.