Awards & Recognition
Vrakas has been recognized for our community service efforts and growth this past year. Below are our awards and recognition from professional organizations.
Top Workplaces 2020
Vrakas was named a Top Workplace in Southeastern Wisconsin by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. In order to receive this prestigious award, our employees were surveyed anonymously. The feedback received was then compared to other companies of our size and ranked. Vrakas ranked 19th out of 75 companies in the small commercial category.
The employee engagement survey asked questions focused on workplace culture, including alignment, coaching, connection, engagement, leadership, performance and the basics.
2019 Community Service Award – Organization
The Community Service Award is one of 10 annual Excellence Awards that celebrate WICPA members and their employers for their achievements. This award recognizes an organization for its community service contributions at the local, regional or state level. Recipients have initiated or increased their community service activities and reinforced the profession’s reputation for commitment to the public good.
Waukesha County Awards Gala
Vrakas is nominated for Medium Business of The Year for the 2019 Waukesha County Awards Gala hosted by the Waukesha County Business Alliance. The Alliance, Waukesha County and the Waukesha County Center for Growth worked together to honor top-performing businesses and nonprofits that have a significant presence in Waukesha County and are making our community a great place to live, work and play.
Large Business of the Year Finalists – First Bank Financial Centre, Generac Power Systems, Waukesha State Bank
Medium Business of the Year Finalists – R&R Insurance Services, Ruekert & Mielke, Vrakas CPAs + Advisors
Small Business of the Year Finalists – All Occasions/Bubb’s BBQ, Orange Hat Publishing, SWICKtech
Large Nonprofit of the Year Winner – The Women’s Center
Small Nonprofit of the Year Winner – Family Promise of Waukesha County