Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 7, Small

Tapestry Technologies

Chambersburg, Pa. [Mid Atlantic]
Tapestry Technologies
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Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 6 for career development
Tapestry Technologies, a woman-owned small business specializing in cyberdefense solutions for the Department of Defense, attracts and retains top talent with a comprehensive benefits package that includes 100% company-paid health, life and disability insurance, as well as optional pet insurance. The Chambersburg, Pa.-based company's IT lab offers an environment where employees can get hands-on experience learning new technologies, testing systems and collaborating on projects. To build team spirit and promote camaraderie, Tapestry holds monthly lunches, serves bagels on Fridays and organizes events such as summer cookouts, holiday parties and trips to the theater and baseball games.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 83

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 65

IT employee turnover in 2015: 1%

IT promotions in 2015: 5%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: No set maximum

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $2,308

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 25

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 30

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 100%