2022 Best Employers in Ohio Selects Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. as One of Ohio’s Best Employers for the Second Year in a Row


Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A., was recently named as one of the 2022 Best Employers in Ohio. This is the second year in a row that the Firm has won this prestigious honor. The annual list of the Best Employers in Ohio was created by Best Companies Group in partnership with Crain’s Cleveland Business and Crain’s Content Studio-Cleveland.

This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Ohio, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. The 2022 Best Employers in Ohio list is made up of 47 companies.

“To be included in the small/medium Best Employers in Ohio for a second year is a tremendous distinction”, shared Firm President Ronald J. Teplitzky. “Our Firm members are the reason that Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz, is a terrific place to work. To have our employees support and respect the Firm is gratifying as well as an exceptional honor.”

“I have always told prospective hires, and anyone else that would listen, that if you must work, SMDK is the best place to be. I am pleased that our attorneys and staff agree with this sentiment,” said Firm Chairman Paul J. Singerman.

To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

– Be a for-profit business, not-for-profit business or government entity;

– Be a publicly or privately held business;

– Have a facility in the State of Ohio;

– Have at least 15 employees working in Ohio; and

– Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.

To be considered for Best Employers in Ohio, companies had to participate in a two-part survey process. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Ohio and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.