Culture

At CAPACCIO, employees are treated as our greatest resource. CAPACCIO on Duck TourOur schedules are flexible, our atmosphere engaging, and our projects exciting and challenging. Through our on-going training and development, we are able to grow both personally and professionally, and with our outstanding recognition, bonus and rewards programs, our achievements are given center stage.

We also make time to have fun inside and outside the office. Whether it is getting splashed on the Duck Tour, eating hot dogs at the PawSox game, paddling in the Run of the Charles Canoe Race or celebrating a promotion or birthday, our team enjoys doing and achieving great things together.

 

CAPACCIO Wins Best Places to Work Award

September 18, 2009: The Environmental Business Council of New England (EBC) announced that CAPACCIO won first place in their third annual “Best Places To Work” challenge. This is the second year in a row CAPACCIO won this coveted award.

CAPACCIO accepts EBC AwardThe Best Places To Work challenge is the brainchild of the EBC, and invites employees at environmental companies to participate through anonymous on-line surveys. Employees are asked a myriad of questions relating to the company’s work environment, philosophies, benefits, compensation, mentoring, telecommuting, alignment of goals, co-worker trust, work engagement and what makes them feel valued. To remain eligible in the contest, a certain level of employee participation is required.

 “It is very exciting to win this award for the second year in a row,” said Lisa Wilk, President of CAPACCIO.  “The EBC Award is a wonderful way to recognize what a fun, talented, and inspiring team we have here at CAPACCIO. It takes great people to do great things.  Being a great place to work is an important objective for our firm because it directly correlates to hiring and retaining great employees who provide the best results for our clients. “

Update: The EBC opted to not have a 2010 Best Places to Work contest.

TEAM CAPACCIO Competes in Annual Run of the Charles Canoe RaceTeam CAPACCIO at ROTC

On April 25, 2010: Team CAPACCIO grabbed their canoe, paddles and arm strength and participated once again in the annual Run of the Charles Canoe and Kayak Race on the Charles River. This is the third year that CAPACCIO has formed a team and competed in this event that benefits the Charles River Watershed Association.

This team's overall time was 4:49, which was 50 minutes faster than last year! The team placed 35 our of 99 teams, and 16 out of 63 in the Corporate Class.

Here's a recap of the CAPACCIO team's improvement over the years:

Year Time (h:mm) Finish Corp. Class Finish Overall
2008 5:53 64th of 71 teams 101th of 110 teams
2009 5:38 46th of 62 teams 74th of 94 teams
2010 4:49 16th of 63 teams 35th of 99 teams

Travis Wheeler, CAPACCIO’s professional canoe racer and Environmental Scientist, got the team ready once again and lent his canoe which helped the team’s time greatly.