COMPANY RANKING: 6
Based in Upper NW Washington, D.C.
25 employees in the Bethesda area
Why It’s Great to Work Here: “We have a family atmosphere where everyone is aligned to achieve the bank’s goals.” —Colin Duffy, vice president and branch manager
Cool Perks: You get your birthday off as a vacation day … Most employees can work remotely.
Office Layout: “Office doors are typically open, with a lot of meetings and activity. Laughing and energy can be heard and felt throughout the office, which typically results in multiple employees enjoying lunch together in the kitchen area, collaborating on work ideas.” —Jonathan Higgins, executive vice president and chief banking officer
Office Culture: “Company meetings and fun gatherings are organized throughout the year to encourage teamwork.” —Higgins
The Last Word: “I’ve had former colleagues reach out to me directly about opportunities with Founders Bank. Everyone can see the growth of the company.” —Duffy
Correction: This story was updated Oct. 25, 2022, to correct the number of company employees.