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SimVentions Named to Best Places to Work in Virginia List for 10th Time!

Fredericksburg, VA., 02-08-2023: SimVentions, Inc. was recently named one of the 2023 Best Places to Work in Virginia!  The annual list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group. SimVentions has now won this award ten times in all three categories: small, mid-size, and large company. Overall, more than 200 companies were evaluated with 100 being ranked in the three categories.  Of the 22 companies evaluated in the large employer division this year, SimVentions ranked 5th in the large employer’s division and 1st in the defense contracting division.

This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Virginia, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce, and businesses. The 2023 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies. To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a for-profit, not-for-profit business or government entity;
  • Be a publicly or privately held business;
  • Have a facility in the state of Virginia;
  • Have at least 15 employees working in the state of Virginia; and
  • Must be in business a minimum of one year.

SimV President, Joe Caliri, said, “It’s easy to see why we are continuously a Best Place to Work in Virginia, we have the best employee-owners in Virginia.” Executive leadership and prior core value award winners celebrated the ranking by attending the Best Places to Work in Virginia luncheon at the Boar’s Head Resort in Charlottesville, VA.

About Best Places to Work Survey

Companies from across the state enter the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in Virginia. The first part consists of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics. This part of the process is worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consists of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process is worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determine the top companies and the final ranking, which is revealed in January of each year. The Best Companies Group manages the overall registration and survey process in Virginia, analyzes the data, and uses their expertise to determine the final ranking.

About SimVentions

SimVentions is a 100% employee-owned defense contractor focused on developing, integrating, and transitioning new technology to our country’s warfighters. SimVentions has offices located in Fredericksburg, King George, and Virginia Beach, Virginia. For additional information about SimVentions, please visit

Due to continued success and planned growth, SimVentions is always looking for qualified candidates across DoD engineering and cybersecurity disciplines to work in the Fredericksburg, VA; Dahlgren, VA; Washington, D.C.; Charleston, SC; Virginia Beach, VA; and Pax River, MD areas. Apply online at