Recent Awards and Recognition



Cascade Recognized as an Inc. 500 Company (2006)
August 23, 2006 - Inc. magazine today announced its 25th annual Inc. 500 ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. Kansas City based health staffing and home care provider, Cascade Health Services, ranks No. 353 on the list, with three-year growth of an impressive 392.5 percent.

“If you want to find out which companies are going to change the world, look at the Inc. 500,” said Inc. Editor Jane Berentson. “These are the most innovative, dynamic, fast-growth companies in the nation, the ones coming up with solutions to some of our most intractable ills, creating systems that let us conduct business faster and easier, and manufacturing products we soon discover we can't live without. The Inc. 500 list is Inc. magazine's tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition.” .



 

Cascade Nominated for Prestigious Principal 10 Best Companies in the US (2006)
The Principal 10 Best Companies award is a nationwide program that recognizes growing companies that excel, particularly through employee benefits, at contributing to their employees' financial futures and sense of financial security. The program celebrates businesses' management, selection and commitment to employees and financial benefits. Cascade is incredibly honored to be nominated for such a prestigious award that includes some of the most well-known companies in the United States.

"We understand that a company's greatest responsibility is to its employees. We are always looking for ways to improve and expand upon our already outstanding benefits program," said Cascade COO and Director of Operations Kellen Weissenbach.

 

 

KC Business Journal Ranks Cascade as 2006's #1 Healthcare Staffing Firm in Kansas City, Ranked by 2005 Billed Hours
Kansas City based Cascade Health Services was ranked #1 Healthcare Staffing Firm by total hours billed in fiscal year 2005. Additionally, Cascade ranked #5 overall amongst all industries in the staffing services sector.

 

Cascade CEO, Jonna Weissenbach, Receives Prestigious Award - Women Who Mean Business
Twenty-five women have been named as honorees of the Women Who Mean Business program for 2006. Among them is Jonna Weissenbach, CEO of Cascade Health Services. The program, sponsored by the Kansas City Business Journal, recognizes women in for-profit businesses that are committed to excellence and have made contributions to their fields and the community.

 

 

Kansas City Chamber of Commerce Honors Cascade as one KC's Top 100 Small Businesses of 2006
Cascade was recently honored as one of the top 100 small businesses in Kansas City. The program focuses on several factors relating to business. Financial growth, community involvement, charitable activities, employee enrichment and executive leadership are considered as the Chamber makes its selections. Cascade was the only healthcare staffing company included in the top 100.

 

 

 

Cascade Ranked 16th Largest Woman-Owned Business in Kansas City for 2006
Cascade Health Services was recently ranked as the 16th largest women-owned business in Kansas City. Cascade provides home care services and medical staffing services in Kansas and Missouri.

 

 

Cascade Selected as CitySearch Recommended Provider in Kansas City
Cascade has maintained recommended provider status for 4 years straight (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007). Past and present clients have consistently given Cascade top marks for service, quality and value. Citysearch bases their recommended provider status on direct client ratings and reviews.

 

 

Cascade Nominated for 2006 Best Places to Work in Kansas City
Keeping employees happy and productive is fundamental to ensuring vigorous companies and organizations. Business people know the importance of making their workplaces havens for employees to chart and travel their career paths. The KCBJ Best Places to Work program honors companies that excel in creating positive work environments.

 

 

Cascade Named 14th Fastest Growing Area Company by KC Business Journal (2007)
Cascade was recently named 14th fastest growing company in the area. Rankings were based on 2004 to 2006 revenue growth. Cascade supplies healthcare staff and homecare staff to clients and facilities in Kansas and Missouri.

 

 

2nd Straight Year, Cascade Nominated for Prestigious Principal 10 Best Companies in the US (2007)
The Principal 10 Best Companies award is a nationwide program that recognizes growing companies that excel, particularly through employee benefits, at contributing to their employees' financial futures and sense of financial security. The program celebrates businesses' management, selection and commitment to employees and financial benefits. Cascade is incredibly honored to be nominated for such a prestigious award that includes some of the most well-known companies in the United States.

"Great employees make great companies, and great companies owe it to their employees to provide the very best in benefits and compensation. There is no secret formula. Just do what's right and in the best interest of your dedicated staff," said Cascade COO and Director of Operations Kellen Weissenbach.

 

Cascade has done it again! Two Years in a row as one of the 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America! More details to follow!