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MONEY MANAGEMENT

Sanibel Captiva Trust

Sanibel Captiva celebrates birthdays by donating $100 to the employee's charity of choice — and having some cake, too.

Additional winners, managers with 20 to 49 employees

Sanibel, Fla.

$1.4 billion AUM (as of Sept. 30)

Years won: 2016

Popular perks:

  • Pays 100% of employee health insurance premiums.
  • Sponsors office wellness events, including a walking challenge in which each participant received a Fitbit.
  • Sends a $100 donation annually on behalf of each employee to his or her favorite charity to honor employee birthdays.

Employees say:

  • “There is a positive work atmosphere and a "can do' attitude here coupled with an inclusiveness that makes working here ideal.”
  • “I have never been in an organization where the chairman and CEO care about each of their employees.”
  • “I feel appreciated, and meaningful.”

This article originally appeared in the December 12, 2016 print issue as, "Sanibel Captiva Trust".