Awards

Brilliant Celebrates Ranking in 2013 and 2015 Best Places to Work in New Jersey Program

BEst PLaces 2015Brilliant Environmental Services, LLC (Brilliant) is excited to have been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey for the second year in a row!  This survey and award program identifies, recognizes and honors the top places of employment in New Jersey that benefit the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. The Best Places to Work in New Jersey program is made up of 100 companies split into two groups: 62 small/medium-sized companies (15-249 employees) and 38 large-sized companies (more than 250 employees).

The award program, created in 2005, is produced by NJBIZ. NJBIZ, program sponsors and partners honored this year’s 100 Best Places to Work and announced their ranking during an awards dinner and ceremony on April 25, 2013 and April 30, 2015 at the Hilton East Brunswick. Brilliant was ranked No. 41 in the 2013 Best Places to Work in New Jersey program out of 62 small/medium business.

To qualify, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Have at least 15 employees in New Jersey;
  • Be a for-profit, not-for-profit or government entity;
  • Be a publicly or privately held business; and
  • Have a facility in New Jersey.

Best Places 2015-1Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in New Jersey. Part one consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This phase was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. Part two consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This phase was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking.

The overall registration and survey process was managed by Best Companies Group (BCG).  BCG also analyzed the data provided and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in New Jersey program, please visit www.njbiz.com/events.


Brilliant Inc. 5000 Three-Peat!

On August 21, 2012, Inc. magazine ranked Brilliant No. 4927 on its sixth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Oracle, Jamba Juice, Facebook, and Timberland are among the prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

“To rank among the 2012 Inc. 5000, your company had to thrive through three of the toughest years this economy has seen in living memory.,” said Inc. Editor-in-Chief Eric Schurenberg.  Owner and founder of BrilliantPhilip I. Brilliant, CHMM, LSRP is proud of the three-year accomplishment and said, “It is always great to be recognized for business growth and accomplishments, especially in this tough economy.  We succeed as a service business because of our staff, our clients, and our vendors. Without all of their hard work, support, and teamwork, we could never stay strong.  The recognition is about my goal of improving each and every day.”

The entire 2012 list can be found at Inc. 5000.


Brilliant Named One of the 2012 Best Places to Work in New Jersey

Brilliant has received the distinction of being ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey. This survey and award program identifies, recognizes and honors the top places of employment in New Jersey that benefit the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. The Best Places to Work in New Jersey program, created in 2005 and produced by NJBIZ, is made up of 100 companies split into two groups: 52 small/medium-sized companies (15-249 employees) and 48 large-sized companies (more than 250 employees).

NJBIZ, program sponsors, and partners honored this year’s 100 Best Places to Work and announced their ranking during an awards dinner and ceremony on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at the Hilton East Brunswick. Brilliant, also listed on the 2010 and 2011 Inc. 5000, ranked No. 32 in the small/medium category.

Brilliant’s owner, Philip I. Brilliant, CHMM, LSRP attributes the ranking to its staff indicating, “We have created a team work environment that not only energizes all of us to work together, but also makes clients want to work with us.” Hard work is recognized at Brilliant through employee awards, flexible summer schedules, and company events. Last year’s events included a mini-golf tournament and Amazing Race-like holiday party.

To qualify, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Have at least 15 employees in New Jersey;
  • Be a for-profit, not-for-profit or government entity;
  • Be a publicly or privately held business; and
  • Have a facility in New Jersey.

Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in New Jersey. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This phase was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This phase was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking.

The overall registration and survey process was managed by Best Companies Group (BCG). BCG also analyzed the data provided and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in New Jersey program, please visit www.njbiz.com/events.


Brilliant Environmental Services, LLC on the Inc. 5000 for the Second Year in a Row

On August 22, 2011, Inc. magazine ranked Brilliant No. 3938 on its fifth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Internet radio company Pandora, oragnic beverage maker Honest Tea, dating website OkCupid.com, and ZipCar, renter of cars on demand, are among the prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

“This year’s list is a testament to the creativity, resilience, and tenacity of America’s top entrepreneurs,” said Inc. Editor-in-Chief Jane Berentson.  Brilliant ranked 3rd in the environmental industry in New Jersey and 61st nationally in the industry. Owner and founder of Brilliant, Phil Brilliant was proud of the accomplishment and “I am most proud of the staff, clients and vendors who have stood by my senior staff and me through the economy and several changes over the years. This recognition is a testament to hard work, dedication and the goal of improving each and every day.”

The entire 2011 list can be found at Inc. 5000.



Brilliant Environmental Services, LLC Ranks No. 2220 on the
2010 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 115%

On August 24, 2010, Inc. magazine ranked Brilliant No. 2220 on its fourth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy-America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Music website Pandora, convenience store chain 7-Eleven, Brooklyn Brewery, and Radio Flyer, maker of the iconic children’s red wagon, are among the prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

“The leaders of the companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 have figured out how to grow their businesses during the longest recession since the Great Depression,” said Inc. president Bob LaPointe. “The 2010 Inc. 5000 showcases a particularly hardy group of entrepreneurs.”  Brilliant ranked 2nd in the environmental industry in New Jersey and 28th nationally in the industry as well as 79th overall in New Jersey.

The entire 2010 list can be found at Inc. 5000.