Winner: Best Small Company to Work For (under 50) 2017

Winner: Thomsen Homes

Location: 3168 41st St. S. Ste. #1, Fargo


What's your reaction to winning best small company to work for?

"This is a true honor and especially meaningful because it comes from our employees. It is a testament to the company culture we've established and that we reinforce each day," said Lauren Huff, marketing manager for Thomsen Homes.


Which perk does your team appreciate the most?

"Quality of work-life balance. Thomsen Homes feels this is really important, and one of our core values as a company is that we are family-oriented," said Huff. "This encourages our employees to stay motivated and enjoy where they work."


Advice to other small businesses looking to create a better culture?

"Our people love what they do and there is a lot of variety, making Thomsen Homes a great place to work," Huff said. "Advice to other small business is to allow for team activities, whether it's volunteering together or having a social hour. Having that balance and being able to bond as a team makes for a positive company culture."



Second Place: Deaner's Diner

Third Place: Hatch Realty