July 27, 2018, Frederick, MD – A2LA was honored at an awards reception on Thursday, July 26th as one of Frederick County Best Places to Work. The Frederick County Best Places to Work campaign recognizes innovative, creative and forward-thinking employers located in Frederick County, MD. A2LA was recognized for this award based on providing outstanding benefits and programs for their employees. “We are continuously seeking feedback from staff on how we can offer the best work-life balance through unique benefits that provide value to our employees,” said Diana Elias, Senior Director of HR at A2LA.
In 2018, A2LA introduced a tuition assistance program, which was added to its extensive list of employee benefits. Additional benefits that A2LA offers include modern workspaces with standing desks, a generous 403b contribution, flexible and compressed work schedules, frequently sponsored meals, including bagel Friday once a month and a variety of wellness initiatives.
“We are very proud to be recognized by the Frederick community as one of the Best Places to Work. A2LA would not be what it is today without the talented and dedicated individuals that make up our staff. As one of our core values, we continuously strive for improvement to create a work environment in which staff enjoy coming to each day,” said Lonnie Spires, A2LA President and CEO.
A2LA is a non-profit, non-governmental, third-party accreditation body, offering internationally-recognized accreditation services and training to testing and calibration laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference material producers and product certifiers.