Veterans United Home Loans ranks 14th on Fortune magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list
“Having a place on Fortune’s Great Place to Work for the seventh consecutive year is an honor. It all comes down to our employees and their passion for impacting and improving the lives of our country’s veterans, military members, our families , communities and each other,” said August NielsenVice President of People Services for Veterans United. “We collectively define the success of our company by directly living our values created by our employees: to be passionate and have fun, to deliver results with integrity and to improve everyday life.”
The Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For is very competitive and 2022 brands the 25th anniversary of the list. Great Place to Work, the global authority on workplace culture, selected the list using rigorous analysis and confidential employee feedback. Companies were only considered if they had been a Great Place to Work certified organization.
Great Place to Work is the only workplace culture award in America that selects winners based on the fairness with which employees are treated. Companies are evaluated on how well they create a great employee experience that transcends race, gender, age, disability status, or any aspect of employee identity or role.
“The leadership of Best Companies has never been more needed,” said Michael C. BushCEO of Great Place to Work. “As workers grapple with the great resignation, burnout and disruptions of Covid, these outstanding companies are delivering work experiences as strong as they were before the pandemic. These companies are getting that ‘the place’ is there where their employees sit or stand, and they are committed to making that place fair, safe and productive Their commitment to genuinely care for their people through trust, inclusion, purpose and meaningful flexibility for the circumstances of life goes beyond surface benefits and is a model for the market to follow.
One aspect that makes Veterans United unique is its foundation, which is supported solely by company employees and affiliates. In 2021, the Veterans United Foundation celebrated its 10th anniversary by making an additional donation $10 million in addition to other donations to help communities nationwide, which helped 139 people and 93 organizations. In total, the foundation donated more than $20 million throughout the year.
“Our employees share a passion for wanting to improve the lives of others. This was something the company was intentional about before the founding of the foundation, as we have always been focused on improving the lives and supporting others. “, said Erik MorseChairman of the Board of the Veterans United Foundation. “By establishing the Veterans United Foundation 10 years ago, not only were we able to give back more to the communities we call home, but we were also able to provide more opportunities for our employees to give back collectively.”
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About Veterans United Home Loans
Situated at Columbia, Missourithe national full-service lender has funded more than $25.8 billion in loans in 2020 and is the nation’s largest VA purchase lender. The company’s mission is to help veterans and service members enjoy the home loan benefits earned through their service. The company’s employee-led charitable arm, the Veterans United Foundation, is committed to improving the lives of veterans and military families nationwide by focusing on supporting military families and organizations at nonprofits that strengthen local communities. Veterans United Home Loans and its employees have donated more than $100 million to the Foundation since its creation in November 2011. Learn more about EnhanceLives.com.
About Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®
Great Place to Work® has selected the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® by collecting and analyzing confidential survey responses from more than 4.5 million current U.S. employees at Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Company rankings are derived from 75 questions about employee experience in the Great Place to Work Trust Index™ Survey. Read the full methodology.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they’ve surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used that deep insight to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform gives leaders the feedback, real-time reports, and insights they need to make data-driven decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work for everyone™.
VeteransUnited.com | 1-800-884-5560 | 1400 Veterans United Drive, Columbia, Missouri 65203 | NMLS ID #1907 (www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org). A VA approved lender; Not endorsed or sponsored by the Department of Veterans Affairs or any other government agency. Equal Opportunity Lender. Mortgage Research Center, LLC.
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