Compass IT Compliance, LLC Named One Of The Best Places To Work In Rhode Island According To Providence Business News

North Providence, RI, May 24, 2017 – Compass IT Compliance, LLC is pleased to announce that they have been named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island. This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Rhode Island, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2017 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island list is made up of 60 companies total broken down by size of employer. Compass was listed as a 2017 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island winner in the Small to Medium Business category having between 15 and 49 employees. “We built Compass ITC to serve all verticals. To do that effectively, we realized early on that we needed to attract and retain talented professionals. The atmosphere at Compass is full of energy, and the team is always raising the bar. It is our people that make Compass a leader in the industry” said Jerry Hughes and William DePalma, Managing Partners of Compass IT Compliance.

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 Rhode Island and/or Bristol County, MA;
  • Have at least 15 employees working in Rhode Island and/or Bristol County, MA; and
  • Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.

Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Rhode Island and also analyzed the data and used its expertise to determine the final rankings.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island program, visit

About Compass IT Compliance, LLC:

Compass IT Compliance is a national provider of IT Security, Audit, and Compliance services to businesses of all sizes to help them keep their data secure, comply with various Federal, State, and Industry Regulations while helping them mitigate their risk of a data breach. Headquartered in North Providence, RI, Compass employs a talented and diverse team of Information Security professionals who carry industry leading certifications in the areas of Information Security, Information Security Auditing, and Ethical Hacking. For more information about Compass IT Compliance, please visit