CLEVELAND, OHIO, July 11, 2023 – Barnes Wendling CPAs has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by and The Plain Dealer. Winners of the award were based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC.

A list of the 214 winners can be found in this article, and includes companies, schools and non-profit organizations broken into large workplaces (with 500 to 999 employees), mid-size (with 150 to 499 employees) and small (149 employees and fewer). This year includes a new mega workplace category, which includes companies of 1,000 or more employees in the region.

The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, among others. 

“In order to provide our clients with exceptional service, we need team members who are happy and feel supported,” says Jeffrey Neuman, CPA, JD, director and president of Barnes Wendling CPAs. “This award lets us know that we are on the right track in terms of providing a balanced, enjoyable and inclusive workplace.” he adds.

“Earning a Top Workplaces award is a badge of honor for companies, especially because it comes authentically from their employees,” said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. “That’s something to be proud of. In today’s market, leaders must ensure they’re allowing employees to have a voice and be heard.”

About Barnes Wendling CPAs

Barnes Wendling CPAs is an accounting firm driven by a service objective of building and maintaining clients’ net worth. Since 1946, the firm has been offering a variety of services for privately-held businesses in a wide range of industries, including: construction, real estate, manufacturing, distribution, service enterprise, and non-profit. It also provides services for family offices and individuals with high-net worth. The firm places a high value on client satisfaction and conducts client surveys on a regular basis, sharing the results publicly.

About Energage

Energage is a purpose-driven company that helps organizations turn employee feedback into useful business intelligence and credible employer recognition through Top Workplaces. Built on 14 years of culture research and the results from 23 million employees surveyed across more than 70,000 organizations. For more information or to nominate your organization, visit or

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