The 36 Best Places to Work in the Albany area this year

This year’s 36 Best Places to Work range from cybersecurity firms to credit unions. They are broken into categories of small, with 10 to 24 employees; medium, with 25 to 49 employees; medium large, with 50 to 149 employees; and large, with more than 150 employees.

This is the 12th year of the award, which allows companies to showcase their work environments and is highly competitive. We honor them at an event Dec. 4 this year. The theme will be “Companies that Rock — Vol. 2.”

The winners are chosen through a survey software by Quantum Workplace of Omaha, which allows us to solicit opinions from a variety of company employees.

The winners were notified earlier this week and are as follows:

Small (10-24 employees)

  • architecture+
  • Casale Rent-All
  • Fusco Personnel Inc.
  • GreyCastle Security
  • Merit
  • Odd Networks
  • The Rosenblum Cos.
  • Wealth Advisory Group LLC

Medium (25-49 employees)

  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Blake, Realtors
  • Bestpass Inc.
  • City Mission of Schenectady
  • Creative Materials Corp.
  • Graybar Electric Co. Inc.
  • kW Mission Critical Engineering
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Repeat Business Systems Inc.
  • Sports Illustrated Play

Medium Large (50-149 employees)

  • Apprenda
  • Auto/Mate Dealership Systems
  • Ballston Spa National Bank
  • Creighton Manning Engineering
  • DWM Facilities Maintenance
  • GTM Payroll Services Inc.
  • Informz Inc.
  • Jaeger & Flynn Associates Inc.
  • The Chazen Cos.

Large (150+ employees)

  • Autotask Corp.
  • BlueShield of Northeastern New York
  • CAP COM Federal Credit Union
  • DeCrescente Distributing Co.
  • Excelsior College
  • Pioneer Bank
  • Plug Power Inc.
  • Sunmark Federal Credit Union
  • Townsend Leather Co. Inc.