Location: Charlotte, NC
Phil Henderson is on a first-name basis with every single employee of Henderson Properties. He knows about their personal lives, and he makes an effort to get to know their stories. This is part of the company’s dedication to team and community. Henderson Properties also works to empower its employees, especially through education. By offering career planning and opportunities for continuing education, Henderson Properties creates stronger employees who feel comfortable approaching leadership with concerns or ideas. The company is also dedicated to improving its community, and getting employees in on the action as well, to promote work-life balance. Through school supply drives, food drives and nonprofit sponsorships, Henderson Properties and its employees take an active role in the lives of others.
“The employees who feel like their employer trusts them to do their job feel empowered, and they feel independent and gracious for that, and they work harder for us.”