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Leading telecoms company 4Com PLC receives national recognition

For the third year in succession, 4Com PLC has received national recognition with a leading business award. Achieving the highest accreditation of a Best Companies 3 star award, and named as one of The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2015.

An esteemed accolade that recognises extraordinary levels of employee engagement across the organisation. This award is a direct result of staff surveys and feedback conducted by Best Companies directly with 4Com employees. These confidential survey findings are then attributed to the awarding of a 1, 2 or 3 star Best Companies accreditation and a place in the Sunday Times Top 100 list.

Being recognised as a leading UK business with the Best Companies 3 star award ensures a high ranking place in the prestigious Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2015 list.

Final positions for the Sunday Times top 100 small companies will be revealed at an awards ceremony at Battersea Evolution in London on the evening of Wednesday 25th February 2015. The Sunday Times will then produce and print a feature supplement, distributed nationally with the printed edition of the newspaper on Sunday 8th March 2015.

Chairman and Managing Director, Daron Hutt “I am once again so proud and pleased forPR Pic 4Com to be recognised with this award and accreditation. This award is so important to me and my fellow directors, as the award is awarded on employee engagement results. With over 98% of staff surveyed, the results are so pleasing, knowing that we have the best people, working so hard to achieve exceptional levels of customer service each and every day. It really is a wonderful place to work, with brilliant people who care about not only their individual roles and standards of work, but want to help achieve the company’s objectives and aims. We are all looking forward to the 25th February when we will learn our final ranking and where we place in the Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies To Work For 2015 list”

 About Best Companies 3 Star Awards

Best Companies have been producing the Accreditation standard since 2006 to acknowledge excellence in the workplace. Accreditation is a focus on Workplace Engagement as an integral component of an organisation’s success and growth. Every organisation that goes for Best Companies Accreditation is given a Best Companies Index score (BCI). This score (on a scale of 1 to 1000) is defined from employee’s responses to questions within the Best Companies survey.

For thirteen years Best Companies have been recognising exceptional workplaces across the UK and publishing the results in the prestigious Sunday Times. This is the largest and most comprehensive survey of workplace engagement in the UK. The views of 250,000 employees were gathered from nearly 900 organisations. The survey is a unique insight into the minds of UK employees. It illustrates what’s important to today’s workforce and how the companies featured on the lists recognise the rewards of listening to and caring for their employees.

About 4Com PLC

4Com PLC was established in 1999 and is one of the fastest growing providers of telecommunication services in the UK, specialising in providing equipment, services and solutions for the UK’s SME sector.  Since inception, 4Com have installed over 9,000 telecom systems in small to medium companies across the UK delivering tailored communications services to support their business objectives.  In 2014, 4Com was ranked #16 in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work For – the highest placed Dorset Company and one of the highest ranked small to medium telecoms company in the UK.  At the end of 2013 4Com came in the top ten businesses in the UK to be recognised by the National Business Awards for Customer Focus and Service, and were also recognised by the London Stock Exchange as one of the Top 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain. 4Com employs 170staff, split between its head office near Bournemouth Airport and its field based engineering and support teams.

Registered address: 4Com PLC, Loewy House, 11 Enterprise Way, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 6EW – Tel: 0330 444 4444- Fax: 0844 375 3200 – Companies House, England and Wales registration:  03601393 – www.4com.co.uk

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