Top 50 Family-Owned Businesses and Best Places to Work in PA
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania (October 20, 2016) – Pitcairn, a global leader in the family office and wealth management field, has been named as one of the Philadelphia region’s “Top 50 Family-Owned Businesses” by Philadelphia Business Journal and as one of the “Best Places to Work in PA” by a public/private partnership led by Central Penn Business Journal.
In its third year on the “Top 50 Family-Owned Businesses” list, Pitcairn ranked number 23. Philadelphia Business Journal compiles its list of family-owned and operated businesses in the Philadelphia region based on the number of local employees. Pitcairn is a six generation family business and employs 58 experienced family office employees in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. Sustaining generational wealth is one of the hallmarks of Pitcairn, with its family office providing guidance, expertise, and resources for families to use in preserving their success through generations.
The program that identified Pitcairn as one of the “Best Places to Work in PA” for 2016 is a public/private partnership between Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Central Penn Business Journal. The survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, who are benefiting the state’s economy and its workforce.
In acknowledging the two honors for 2016, Leslie Voth, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pitcairn said, “These recognitions are most gratifying because they emphasize the importance of our family-centric business culture. They reflect in the exceptional work our Pitcairn team does for families. Pitcairn is a great place to experience as a client and as an employee and it is very satisfying to be recognized in this manner.”
Pitcairn is one of the world’s leading family offices. Dedicated to helping families sustain and grow their substantial, often complex financial assets, Pitcairn also supports the unique heritage of its clients across multiple generations. The firm is recognized as an innovator and global leader in the family office industry since its inception in 1923. Today, Pitcairn continues to redefine the family office experience for generations of the world’s wealthiest families. Headquartered in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, the firm also has offices in New York and Washington, DC as well as a network of resources around the world.