TAMPA, Fla. — The National Association for Business Resources has recognized Moffitt Cancer Center as one of the Fall 2021 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation.

Applications for the award are offered in the spring, summer, fall and winter. Moffitt is one of 167 organizations from across the country to be honored out of 1,500 nominations for the fall.

This is the fifth year that the cancer center has appeared on the list, which highlights organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resources practices and employee enrichment. Organizations are assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition and retention.

“Being nominated for the Best and Brightest award for the fifth consecutive year is truly an honor. It is a reflection of our commitment to our team members,” said Mariana Bugallo-Muros, Moffitt vice president and chief human resources officer. “At Moffitt, it is our goal to create an engaging environment where our team members are not only thriving but also growing as individuals.”

With over 20 years of experience conducting the Best and Brightest competitions, the National Association for Business Resources has identified numerous human resources best practices and provided benchmarking for companies that continue to be leaders in employment standards. 

“The Best and Brightest is a powerful community of elite leaders who share ideas and practices, and have proven they are employers of choice. Best and Brightest winning companies have also been a voice for important actions in creating a sustainable culture that works, ensuring the wellbeing of their employees come first,” said Jennifer Kluge, president and CEO, Best and Brightest Programs.

About Moffitt Cancer Center
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 52 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s scientific excellence, multidisciplinary research, and robust training and education. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 7,500 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.4 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. 


About the Best and Brightest Programs

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in operations and employee enrichment that lead to increased productivity and financial performance. This competition scores potential winners based on regional data of company performance and a set standard across the nation. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. There are numerous regional celebrations throughout the country such as Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego and San Francisco. Nominations are now being accepted for all programs. Visit thebestandbrightest.com to nominate your organization.