New Seasons Market has been selected as Oregon’s ninth “Most Admired Company” by the Portland Business Journal. New Seasons was born in 2000, by three families and 50 friends. They currently employ around 700 employees across 19 stores in Oregon and Washington. New Seasons, along with Bob’s Red Mill, Dutch Bros Coffee, Salt & Straw Ice Cream and Tillamook County Creamery were among more than 100 honorees. There were more than 4,500 Oregon-based nominees.
New Seasons has been awarded “Most Admired Company” 11 times in the last 14 years. They attribute their recognition to their staff who “provide exceptional customer service while never ceasing to share their generosity with our New Seasons Community.” Nancy Lebold, New Seasons CEO stated, “I’m very humbled by – and grateful to – the Portland Business Journal and the broader business community” New Seasons also offers “industry-leading compensation and a comprehensive benefits plan that includes medical, dental/orthodontia, vision, 401(k) matching, paid parental leave, paid volunteer time, paid vacation and adoption assistance”. Additionally, they were the first grocers to achieve B Corp certification.
New Seasons is proud of their progressive values that range from offering industry leading salary and benefits to their dedication in supporting the regional food economy.