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We have been recognized as an industry leader for our innovation, ingenuity, and corporate culture both internally and externally. We are an employer of choice.  


Selected as a Virginia Business Best Place to Work - Three Years Running

Recipients are selected based on an in depth employer questionnaire and employee-satisfaction survey. 

Selected as a Great Place to Work 2012 Best Small & Medium Workplaces List

Great Place to Work® named Spectrum one of the best small and medium workplaces on the annual 2012 Great Place to Work® Best Small & Medium Workplaces list, published in FORTUNE magazine.  Companies are selected and ranked based on an in depth employee-satisfaction survey and employer assessment. 



Bronze Certified in the Virginia Values Veterans Program

The company received this certification for pledging to continue veteran hiring and retention initiatives. In 2013, fifty-seven percent of Spectrum’s new employees hired in Virginia self-identified as veterans, and the company expects to meet or exceed these numbers in 2014.


Selected as a Great Rated! Company by Our Employees

Great Place to Work® used their Great Place to Work® Model to form the basis for Great Rated!’s methodology. Great Rated!™ reviews go well beyond a list of benefits or a handful of employee comments to provide a comprehensive picture of what makes a company great. Check out why our employees think Spectrum is great by clicking on the logo.


The Fantastic 50 – Placed 5 Years

The Fantastic 50, presented by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, is Virginia's most prestigious awards program that recognizes the 50 fastest-growing companies in Virginia. Companies are judged on four-year total growth rates. 


Inc 5000 by Inc. Magazine – Placed Five Years Running

The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.

"To be honored this year is a particularly notable achievement. To rank among the 2012 Inc. 5000, your company had to thrive through three of the toughest years this economy has seen in living memory."
–Eric Schurenberg, Editor-in-Chief, Inc.


Inside Business Best Places to Work – Selected Three Times, Inducted into the Hall of Fame 2012

This award focuses on corporate culture and employee satisfaction.  To be selected for the honor, companies submit information about their culture, annual turnover, employee satisfaction, fair and equitable treatment, compensation, benefits and employee training opportunities. 

To be considered, each company has to have a sufficient number of employees respond to an online survey, and the judges consider those results and comments in making their final selections.

Inside Business Top 25 Best Places to Work – Selected 4 times


Inside Business Roaring 20s Honored Two Years

The Roaring 20 award honors Hampton Road’s most dynamic businesses based on revenue and employee growth. The award recognizes the region’s fastest growing companies that are making significant contributions to our local economy.


Hampton Roads Technology Council - High-Tech Entrepreneur of the Year in Hampton Roads

Jeff Wassmer was selected for this award in 2008 which honors an individual who has demonstrated outstanding entrepreneurial success in the development of a technology-based, commercial enterprise.


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