November 20, 2020 Ripple Effect

The honor recognizes companies that have delivered exceptional human resources practices and outstanding commitment to employees.



Rockville, MD.; November 20, 2020—Ripple Effect was named a Fall 2020 Best and Brightest Company to Work For in the Nation by the annual Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition. The Best and Brightest® identifies and honors companies that deliver exceptional human resources practices and outstanding commitment to their employees, with a focus on workplace engagement and commitment to promoting a healthy and happy workplace for employees.

Ripple Effect was selected alongside 151 winning companies out of 1,100 companies nominated nationwide. Data was collected directly from surveys of full-time employees, and organizations were assessed by an independent research firm based on key measures across categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention, and more.

“Winning this award at any time would be an honor, however we are especially proud that Ripple Effect is receiving this distinction now.” said Ripple Effect CEO Amy Bielski. “Fostering a flexible, transparent, and progressive environment is incredibly important to us and being recognized for the second year in a row is a testament to the culture we have created.”


About The Best and Brightest® Programs
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the National Association for Business Resources, which provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® has numerous regional celebrations throughout the country, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco, Miami, New York, Charlotte, Denver, Seattle, Nashville, and Portland.

About Ripple Effect
Ripple Effect provides professional consulting services and exceptional talent for federal, private, and non-profit clients to deliver some of the most crucial policies and programs that shape our nation. Founded in 2003, Ripple Effect has grown into a team of more than 170 researchers, scientists, policy analysts, data analysts, strategic communicators, and more. Our mission to work smarter, perform better, combined with a flexible, adaptive staffing model, inspires our vision to be flexible with our people, essential to partners, and exceptional for our clients. Learn more at


Tierra Terrell-Johnson
Senior HR Manager, Ripple Effect



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