Whitley Penn Named One of the Best Places for Working Parents in Fort Worth

Fort Worth, TX (March  31, 2020) – Whitley Penn has been recognized as one of the Best Places for Working Parents in Fort Worth.

The 2020 Best Place for Working Parents™ designation recognizes businesses that are committed to supporting working parents through their family-friendly policies and practices. Each company was scored on benefits that are offered to the organization’s employees, through self-assessment including the following: healthcare for employees, healthcare for employee’s dependents, paid vacation and paid sick leave, maternity and paternity leave, positive family-friendly culture, flexible work hours and remote work and work from home options. Best Place 4 Kids believes that by working together, we will build a city where all kids have the chance to succeed, families are supported and businesses thrive.

“We strive to be an employer who focuses on balancing work life with family life. Through technology our employees are able to collaborate on projects and continue to provide excellent client service regardless of their physical location or hours.  Our culture is built around our clients and our people and we make every effort to create an environment that allows them to excel both personally and professionally,” stated Larry Autrey, Managing Partner for Whitley Penn.

About Best Places 4 Kids

The Best Place 4 Kids effort acknowledges that an entire local ecosystem impacts children – and provides tangible opportunities for various sectors to support a brighter future for Fort Worth. The Best Place for Kids movement is not only aware of families’ critical need for quality child care, but also intentionally supports the healthy development of children during their critical first five years of life. We do this by supporting children, schools, community partners, businesses, and working parents in innovative ways that enable our community to thrive and support our continued economic growth. To learn more or to get involved, visit https://bestplace4kids.com/ or follow us on Twitter or Linked In.

About Whitley Penn, LLP

Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms.  With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally.  Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting.  For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit www.whitleypenn.com.


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Kristen Lollar

Director of Marketing

Phone: 469-776-3645
Email: kristen.lollar@whitleypenn.com