Vistage member company The Lockwood Group selected by the Hartford Business Journal as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Connecticut

San Diego, March 12, 2015— Vistage member company The Lockwood Group – led by President and CEO Matthew Schecter, Vistage member since 2014 – was recently named one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Connecticut by the Hartford Business Journal. The winners were determined through a national survey to rank businesses with the most satisfied employees conducted by The Best Companies Group, which worked with local partners to identify and recognize those companies which have been successful in creating and maintaining workplace excellence. This year is the 10th anniversary of the Best Places to Work in CT. Both Past and present winners were recognized at a special awards dinner on March 11, 2015 at the Connecticut Convention Center.

To be eligible for consideration, companies must be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity, or a publicly or privately held business. They must have a facility in the state of Connecticut, with a minimum of 15 employees working in the state, and have been in business a minimum of 1 year.

2015 winner The Lockwood Group (Lockwood) is an innovative international medical communications firm that specializes in developing turnkey communications for healthcare professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device fields. Lockwood consists of a select group of nearly 80 highly trained and motivated individuals, with extensive experience and skills in content development, project management, strategic thinking, meeting and creative services. Together, their team members excel at finding the common ground between brand promotion and effective medical education.

about The Lockwood Group
Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, Lockwood collaborates with clients in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries to identify effective, holistic, science-based strategies to address their objectives through medical communications. Nearly a quarter of our staff hold advanced scientific or medical degrees, and most work from where they live.

About Vistage Worldwide, Inc.
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