Beck Partners was named 2016 Employer of the Year for the 2016 Entrepreneur Awards, sponsored by Studer Community Institute. The inaugural Entrepreneur Awards recognize the achievements and economic impact entrepreneurs and businesses have on a community. The award categories aim to honor businesses at every stage in their life cycle, from start-ups to family businesses that span multiple generations. From those who have championed the cause of entrepreneurs to those who have turned adversity into success in another chapter of their lives, these awards honor small, medium and large business owners.
A Little Background Info.
Beck Partners was founded in 2014 through a merger of Beck Property Co., a commercial real estate firm, and McGraw Insurance, a Property & Casualty Insurance Agency. Beck Partners is led by Justin Beck, the CEO of Beck Partners and President of the Real Estate Division, Reid Rushing, the President of the Insurance Division and COO Kristine Rushing. In merging the commercial real estate and insurance businesses in August 2014, Beck Partners married two cultures, achieved a 4.0 out of 5.0 average in an Employee Engagement Survey conducted in November 2015. They added 10 team members and is expanding its Tallahassee and Mobile offices with a less than 3 percent turnover rate, growing revenues year over year while continuing to invest time and resources into the community. In 2015, team members volunteered more than 140 hours a month in 29 organizations.