Camden Property Trust Named One of Fortune’s ‘100 Best Companies to Work for’
- Jan 29, 2008
Houston– Fortune Magazine has chosen Camden Property Trust as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work for” in America. Camden, a real estate company that owns, develops and manages multifamily apartment communities, is ranked 50th in the overall survey, and 19th in the magazine’s small companies subcategory.Camden has interests in and operates 180 properties with more than 62,000 apartment homes across the U.S. The company is on Fortune’s list for its progressive employee benefits, including the Camden Scholarship Fund for employees’ children, adoption benefits, domestic partner benefits, fully furnished apartments available for employee vacations and apartment discounts for the employees.“This ranking acknowledges the dedicated efforts of our employees. We have the opportunity to serve our customers by providing a great workplace and that is rewarding,” says Keith Oden, president of Camden Property Trust.To select the “100 Best Companies to Work for,” Fortune works with the Great Place to Work Institute and conducts an extensive employee survey. Approximately 1,500 companies competed for a spot on this year’s list and 406 companies participated in the employee survey. The rankings are based on the results of the survey and on the scoring of the company’s responses to the Institute’s Culture Audit, which evaluates each company’s policies and culture.