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5 Named to 2019 List of Best Companies to Work for in Texas

November 26, 2018

Irving, TX - November 26, 2018

For the fourth consecutive year, energy advisory firm 5 was named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of Texas Monthly, the Texas Association of Business (TAB), Texas SHRM and Best Companies Group.

Texas Monthly Magazine Cover 2019

This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Texas, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2019 Best Companies to Work for in Texas list is made up of 100 privately and publicly held businesses, non-profit organizations and government entities that have at least 15 employees working in Texas.

“This recognition underscores the importance of 5’s employee-centric culture,” said Chief Culture Officer Jeff Schiefelbein. “We invest heavily in our people because they are behind every success at 5 and help drive our collective vision to transform the way companies and organizations plan for, procure and manage energy.”

The list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas and how they rank will be revealed for the first time at the Texas Association of Business (TAB) Best Companies to Work for in Texas Awards Dinner and Celebration on March 28, 2019 at the Hilton Austin in Austin, Texas. The winners will also be profiled by Texas Monthly in a special publication that will be released in conjunction with the event.

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Founded in 2011, 5 comprises a team of energy innovators, commodity traders, analysts, engineers, and former energy supplier executives. Together, they serve a broad array of private and public sector clients throughout the United States and Mexico, providing strategic advice on energy-related matters including procurement, demand-side management, rate optimization, regulatory intervention, benchmarking, bill auditing, RFP management, sustainability planning services, renewable power, and distributed generation. With an eye on growth, 5 has initiated a number of strategic partnerships and acquisitions, including the 2019 acquisition of Luthin Associates. 5 has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S. for five consecutive years. The firm has also received numerous accolades and national awards for its corporate culture, leadership and innovation, including 5 consecutive years as a top 10 Best Company to Work for in Texas according to Texas Monthly Magazine.