WPM Named a Top Workplace in Baltimore Area for the Sixth Consecutive Year
December 12, 2017 (Owings Mills, MD) – WPM Real Estate Management, one of the Mid-Atlantic region’s premier property management companies, has once again been named a Top Workplace in the Baltimore area in The Baltimore Sun’s annual report. WPM ranked fifth in the category of “large-sized workplaces.” This is the sixth consecutive year that WPM has been honored for its positive work environment and commitment to ongoing employee professional development.
“We are pleased to once again be named a Top Workplace,” said WPM Chairman Mark Caplan. “The reason we receive this award year after year is because of our Associates. Our Associates are a team of experts who work together to provide the best service for our clients. This collaborative spirit underpins everything we do, creating a culture that invites open dialogue, recognizes and rewards hard work and leverages talent throughout the organization.”
WPM manages more than 19,000 units across 150 properties, ranging from residential and senior living to commercial, retail and industrial real estate. WPM invests significant time and energy building high-performing teams through training and professional development.
The firm’s nearly 500 Associates also give back to the greater regional community. This year, WPM Associates participated in a number of initiatives, including the refresh of Exeter Gardens, located in the Jonestown neighborhood of Baltimore. Additional service events included participation in a school supply drive, a food drive, an Alzheimer’s walk, and a Toys for Tots holiday toy drive.
“I’m proud to work for a company built on the core values of integrity, strength, energy, and excellence,” says WPM Vice President and Director of Business Development Jim Dahlgren. “Our success is a direct result of our Associates, who live out these values every day. They work hard to positively impact the lives of more than 36,000 people. We understand that we are entrusted to manage people’s homes and do everything in our power to earn and keep that trust. The reward for our work is seeing each community thrive as a result. Our people plus a fulfilling mission make WPM a great place to work.”
WPM Real Estate Management is an Accredited Management Organization® (AMO®) that provides property management for over 19,000 homes and 36,000 people in the Baltimore/Washington Metropolitan area. The company’s primary focus is residential: multifamily, condominium, senior housing, student housing, and homeowner association communities. In addition, it has an extensive managed portfolio of commercial, industrial, and retail properties. WPM has been recognized as one of Baltimore’s Top Workplaces by The Baltimore Sun, ranking among the top 5 large employers for six consecutive years. The company employs approximately 500 employees across more than 150 properties. For more information about WPM Real Estate Management, visit the WPM website at www.wpmllc.com
About Top Workplaces
To select the Top Workplaces, a third-party company, WorkplaceDynamics, conducts a 22-question survey among the employees of each participating company, covering topics such as training, work/life balance, company values and leadership, employee appreciation, compensation, retention, and motivation. Upon completion of the surveys, employers are categorized by size (50-149 employees, 150-399 employees, and above 400 employees) and ranked within each size category based solely on employees’ anonymous responses to the survey questions. The top-scoring employers in each size category are then selected as the Top Workplaces. Click here to see the complete listing of Top Workplaces in the Baltimore region.RETURN