CENTREVILLE, Va., Nov. 21, 2013 — The Washingtonian today named Carfax as one of the ’50 Great Places to Work’ in the Washington, D.C. area. Carfax is the only company on this year’s list to be recognized six straight times (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, and 2013).
‘We are thrilled to see Carfax on the Great Place to Work list for the sixth time in a row,’ said Adrienne Webster, VP of human resources. ‘It’s a great reward for the daily commitment Team Carfax shares, helping millions of customers while supporting each other to be their best. We’ll continue to work hard, but we’ll certainly take a few moments to play hard in celebration of this extraordinary achievement.’
Carfax employees enjoy a transparent work environment in which company goals are openly shared and celebrated. The company stresses a positive work-life balance and offers generous healthcare benefits, including a variety of company-sponsored fitness activities. Employees also have one of the most liberal paid leave and holiday schedules in the area.
‘We’re always on the lookout for more of the ‘best of the best’ to join our team,’ continued Webster. ‘If you want a Great Place to Work, there’s no place better than Carfax. We thank The Washingtonian for recognizing that fact so many times and congratulate the other winners on making the list.’
Carfax is headquartered in Northern Virginia and was founded in Columbia, Mo., where it was named the ‘Best Place to Work’ in 2011 by Inside Columbia’s CEO magazine. Carfax also is recognized by Virginia Business as a ‘Best Place to Work in Virginia’ for the fourth year straight. Every day, millions of consumers, nearly 30,000 dealers and 37 manufacturer Certified Pre-Owned programs use Carfax Vehicle History Reports to help buy and sell used cars.
For information on the job opportunities available at Carfax, visit www.carfax.com/careers.
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