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Press Release - Arbela Technologies Named One Of The Best Places To Work In Orange County

IRVINE, Calif.—July 25, 2016 – Arbela Technologies (Arbela) was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Orange County. The awards program was created in 2009 and is a project of the Orange County Business Journal and Best Companies Group.

Organizations from across the county participated in a two-part process to determine rankings. Administered by Best Companies Group, companies were first evaluated on workplace policies, practices and demographics. Then, an employee survey was conducted to rate the employee experience and company culture.

“There’s no greater reward than having Arbela voted a ‘best place to work’ by our employees,” said Nima Bakhtiary, Arbela CEO. “Our team is the best in the business, and it shows in the ongoing successes we deliver to our clients, our innovative products and the rapid growth we’ve enjoyed as a company. I am honored to lead this amazing group of people.”

Founded by Nima Bakhtiary in 2002, Arbela has established itself as a leading business and technology consulting firm that helps organizations transform and grow their businesses using Microsoft technologies. Clients include leading brands in manufacturing, distribution, retail, financial, and media industries such as American Driveline Systems (AAMCO), Exemplis, P.F. Chang’s, A-Mark Precious Metals, and Omnicom Media Group.

About the 2016 Best Places to Work in Orange County

This county-wide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Orange County, benefiting the county’s economy, its workforce and businesses.

To be considered for participation, employers had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

– Have at least 15 employees working in Orange County;

– Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;

– Be a publicly or privately held business;

– Have a facility in Orange County; and

– Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.

Organizations from across the county entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Orange County. The first part consisted of evaluating each employer’s workplace policies, practices, 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 organizations and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Orange County and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final ranking.

For more information on the survey process for the Best Places to Work in Orange County program, visit or contact Jackie Miller at 877-455-2159.

About Arbela Technologies

Arbela Technologies is a consulting firm that works with organizations around the world to digitally transform and grow their businesses. Our expert consultants offer strategic and IT consulting and pre-built software solutions that help organizations in the manufacturing, distribution, aerospace, building materials, life sciences, high tech, food and retail industries innovate and reinvigorate their customer, employee, partner and supplier experiences and processes using Microsoft technologies. Whether in the enterprise or the cloud, on a mobile device or machine-to-machine, Arbela works at the intersection of business and technology to help organizations drive transformation and achieve strategic, financial and operational value – today and tomorrow. Further information about Arbela Technologies can be found at