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Construction Executive Hot Product


FOUNDATION has been designated a “Hot Product” by Construction Executive — a publication from the Associated Builders and Contractors Services Corp. that reaches more than 55,000 commercial, industrial and institutional contractors and construction-related business owners — for its forward-thinking design and functionality.

Healthy Worksite Award

2018, 2019, 2020

The Healthy Business Council of Ohio recognizes workplaces that demonstrate their commitment to healthy worksite practices. Companies are awarded based on objective criteria like wellness program offerings and incentivizing healthy choices.

Best of Tech


Each year, the Greater Cleveland Partnership honors tech companies that are excelling in the industry through their Best of Tech Awards. The Tech Company of the Year Award recognizes the company that best demonstrates industry leadership and strengthens the regional tech community.

Top Workplaces

2010, 2011, 2012, 20152016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Each year, Cleveland’s The Plain Dealer names the top places to work in Northeast Ohio based on employee nominations and surveys. Foundation Software is proud to stand out in its community for nine of the last 11 years.

In 2021, Foundation was a recipient of the inaugural national Top Workplaces award.

NorthCoast 99 Award

2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020

ERC’s NorthCoast 99 program recognizes the best-rated workplaces in Northeast Ohio for their ability to attract, retain and motivate top talent. Companies are awarded for demonstration of core values, achievement of goals, employee perks and retention. Foundation Software also holds a Legacy 99 Award after more than ten NorthCoast 99 honors.

Inc. 5000

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

The nationally published Inc. 5000 list designates the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Foundation Software’s 2018 award recognizes 74% growth over three years.

Weatherhead 100

1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Case Western Reserve’s Weatherhead School of Management identifies Northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing companies. Foundation’s 2019 award marked over 84% growth in revenue.

Best Workplaces in Ohio

2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Ohio Business Magazine‘s annual list identifies the Buckeye State’s most creative and active companies when it comes to making their employees feel valued and fulfilled.


Northeast Ohio Customer Service Awards


Foundation Software and our sister company, Payroll4Construction.com, share a spot among the 20 organizations Smart Business recognizes for a commitment to world-class customer service, both internally and externally.