Today we’re thrilled to announce the winners of our Fourth Annual Small Business Awards.
We reviewed submissions from small businesses hailing from a variety of industries, including tourism, finance, and food services. One winning company was chosen in each of three categories and awarded a free year of ZipRecruiter, allowing them to quickly connect with highly relevant candidates:
PinPoint Solutions (Greenville, S.C.) Winner, Growth & Success
Submission criteria: Experienced over 5% growth, is consistently profitable, and has grown workforce in the past year.
Assessment: Since its inception in 2006, the company has more than quadrupled its headcount and evolved from a contingency recruiting team into a full-service HR solutions firm, all while maintaining its close-knit, engaged office culture.
G&C Plumbing and Heating (Franklin, Mass.) Winner, Delighting Customers
Submission criteria: Positive engagement on social media, Yelp page is full of positive reviews, and goes above & beyond to satisfy customers.
Assessment: From educating customers on their plumbing systems to helping with small jobs outside of their scope of work (like tightening a loose handle on a bathroom vanity or bringing the newspaper to the front door), the team at G&C Plumbing and Heating is dedicated to consistently providing customers with quality experiences.
Solstice (Homer, N.Y.): Winner, ZipRecruiter Founders Award for Tech Innovation
Submission criteria: Launched a great new product in the past year, solves business problems using tech, and uses innovation to help business.
Assessment: Solstice works to make solar energy accessible to every American through community solar projects, which reduce CO2 emissions and provide local residents with clean, renewable, and cost-efficient energy.