BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Warren Averett, LLC, a top national CPA and advisory firm, is named one of Business Alabama's 2014 Best Companies to Work For. Warren Averett ranked No. 4 out of the 13 finalists in the large company category (250 employees or more).

The Best Companies List is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in Alabama, benefiting the economy, workforce and businesses. The list is determined based solely on results from both employees and employers across Alabama that scored the highest on a third-party employee survey conducted by Pennsylvania-based Best Companies Group.

"At Warren Averett, we are committed to sustaining an environment where employees can thrive and accomplish goals," says Mary Elliott, Chief Operations Officer of Warren Averett. "We continuously strive to provide a flexible and professional work environment that allows all of us to succeed professionally and personally."

The full list of rankings is featured in the August 2014 issue of Business Alabama or you can view them here.

About Warren Averett

Warren Averett has grown substantially over the last few years to become one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeastern region, ranking among the top 30 firms in the United States. With 800 employees and 350 CPAs, Warren Averett offers depth and experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, construction, real estate, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, nonprofit and public sector, with services that span beyond audit and tax to include wealth management, staffing and recruiting, technology consulting, financial outsourcing, retirement plan administration and investments. Our 14 office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston, Auburn and Foley, Alabama; Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin, and Tampa, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; and affiliate offices in Houston, Texas and the Cayman Islands. To learn more about our firm visit www.warrenaverett.com.

About Business Alabama

Business Alabama covers business, large and small, in all sectors of the Alabama economy. From emerging technologies to vital manufacturing clusters, Business Alabama has been tracking the growth of the Alabama economy for over two decades. Over 50,000 executives, managers, professional and business owners read Business Alabama each month. Business Alabama is produced by PMT Publishing, an Alabama-based company that has been in business for more than 25 years. Visit www.businessalabama.com for more information.

About Best Companies Group

Best Companies Group works with national and local partners to establish and manage "Best Places to Work," "Best Companies" and "Best Employers" programs. Through its thorough workplace assessment, utilizing employer questionnaires and employee-satisfaction surveys, BCG identifies and recognizes companies that have been successful in creating and maintaining workplace excellence. For more information, visit www.BestCompaniesGroup.com.