CenterState CEO is one of the 2023 Best Companies to Work for in NY

Posted on March 22, 2023

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CenterState CEO is pleased to announce that it is one of the top small employers in the state, according to the New York State Society for Human Resource Management and Best Companies Group annual Best Companies to Work for in New York awards program.

The program evaluates and ranks the best places of employment in the state based on employee satisfaction and engagement, as well as workplace practices and policies.

“This recognition is a testament to our incredibly talented and dedicated team that works every day to support the work of our organization, our members and the community,” said Monifa A. Wilcox, vice president of human resources at CenterState CEO. “We are so proud to receive this statewide award for the sixth year in a row. We extend our sincere congratulations to all of this year's awardees, especially those within our membership joining us as employers of choice and making Central New York a great place to work."

The official ranking and recognition will be bestowed at The Best Companies to Work for in New York awards celebration April 19.


CenterState CEO member award winners:


Small Companies

CenterState CEO

Cooley Group, Inc.

HOLT Architects P.C.


Medium Companies

Doyle Security Systems Inc.

The Hayner Hoyt Corporation

VIP Structures


Large Companies

AmeriCU Credit Unnion

Empower Federal Credit Union

Nascentia Health



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