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CTA Named One of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Virginia

Arlington, VA  – December 12, 2018 – 
For the ninth consecutive year, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) was recently named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Virginia. The annual list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia, which is made up of 100 companies, was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group.
 
This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Virginia, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. Nominated companies entered into a two-part survey process to evaluate workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics, as well as employee experience.
 
CTA, the nation's largest tech trade association, has almost 200 employees and has a higher than average share of women in management compared to its peers. About two-thirds of CTA’s staff are women, and more than half of the organization’s executive team are women.
 
CTA also promotes a healthy work-life balance. Notable benefits include:
 
  • Flexible work arrangements: CTA offers a telework option for staff to work from home one day a week, as well as summer hours with 1 PM close on Friday’s from May – September.
  • $25,000 mortgage assistance towards the down payment of a primary residence within a five-mile radius of the office.
  • Metro subsidy of up to $260 per month, bike storage and discounted parking for employees who carpool to work.
  • Student loan repayments of up to $200 per month: CTA offers monthly direct payments to employee’s student loan provider.
  • Broadband reimbursement: Employees are eligible for 50 percent reimbursement of their broadband bill.
  • Free exercise and yoga classes offered six times a week in the onsite gym.
  • Telemedicine services: This service is accessible 24/7/365 for non-emergency healthcare issues via phone and video consult provided by a physician.
CTA’s awards and accolades also include being honored by The Washington Post as a Top Workplace from 2014-2018, a ten-time winner of the CARE Awards, recognized as one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters for the last six years, as well as selected as one of DC Inno’s 2017 Coolest Companies in DC.
 
For more information about CTA’s corporate culture, leadership, benefits and career opportunities, visit CTA.tech.

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