LEAWOOD, Kan.-- December 11, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE)--Tortoise placed first in this year’s Pension & Investments’ “Money Managers with 100 to 499 Employees” category. Tortoise was named a Best Place to Work in Money Management for 2017 by Pensions & Investments for the fourth year in a row.
Presented by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management, the survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money management industry.
“At Tortoise, serving our clients is our top priority, and serving our staff who take care of our clients is a close second,” said Tortoise CEO, Kevin Birzer. “As an added advantage, investing in essential assets such as energy, renewables and water, creates both societal benefits and personal fulfillment for our associates.”
Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, an independent research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees.
The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies.
For a complete list of the 2017 Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management winners and write-ups, go to www.pionline.com/BPTW2017.
Tortoise is a leader in essential assets and income investing. Through its registered advisers, Tortoise provides investors access to differentiated active and passive investment solutions and market insight and had $19.8 billion of assets under advisement as of Oct. 31, 2017. For more information, visit www.tortoiseinvest.com
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