DLO selected as finalist in 2016 Best Places to Work in Oklahoma


Oklahoma City, Okla. ̶ okc.BIZ announced today that 40 Oklahoma companies have been selected as finalists for the 2016 Best Places to Work in Oklahoma program, which identifies and honors the state’s best employers.

This is the eleventh consecutive year that Diagnostic Laboratory of Oklahoma has been selected as a finalist for this annual award. The company ranked third overall in 2015.

“The DLO family has mroe than seven hundred members who have expressed their contentment and pride in working for our company," said Bill Mosteller, DLO Chief Executive Officer. "This is a testament to the spirit we have for taking care of our patients and for respecting each other. It is an honor to be a finalist. It's more of an honor to witness the loyalty and satisfaction our employees express, year after year, through the voting process."

Best Companies Group selects and ranks the competition entrants by collecting and analyzing data from both employer questionnaires and employee surveys to determine which companies have the best practices.

All 40 companies will receive the results of their surveys, which reveal their workplace strengths and weaknesses. Categories studied include: Leadership and Planning, Corporate Culture and Communications, Role Satisfaction, Work Environment and Relationship with Supervisor.

“The businesses honored as the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma are a testament to the outstanding culture in our state. This program proves that Oklahoma is not only a great place to live and raise families, it’s also a wonderful place to start companies and be employed,” said Bill Bleakley, okc.BIZ Publisher.

The 2016 Best Places to Work in Oklahoma finalists, in alphabetical order, are:

180 Medical, Inc.
Allegiance Credit Union
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
BIS Business Imaging Systems
Capital One Auto Finance
Cintas Corporation
CompSource Mutual Insurance Company
Delta Dental of Oklahoma
Diagnostic Laboratory of Oklahoma
Edward Jones
Eide Bailly, LLC
Encompass Home Health and Hospice
First Fidelity Bank NA
First United Bank
Foundation Healthcare, Inc.
Foundation Medical Staffing
Gemini Industries, Inc.
Guardian Security Systems, Inc.
High Plains Technology Center
Industrial Controls of Oklahoma, LLC
JE Dunn Construction Company
Mars Pet Care U.S.
Mercury Network
Monscierge USA LLC
Nextep, Inc.
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic
People Source Staffing Professionals
Public Strategies, Inc.
Regent Bank
Republic Bank & Trust
Roderick H. Polston
Safelite AutoGlass
Southern Oklahoma Technology Center
Sunbeam Family Services
Swagelok Oklahoma | West Texas
TBS Factoring Service, LLC
VI Marketing and Branding
Vox Printing

okc.BIZ will announce the rankings of the Best Places to Work finalists at its annual awards reception and dinner on September 27th at the Petroleum Club of Oklahoma City. The event will feature Burns Hargis, President of Oklahoma State University as the keynote speaker.

Winners will also be featured on okc.biz, in the official Best Places to Work in Oklahoma awards magazine and inside the September 28 issue of Oklahoma Gazette.