New York can feel like big, impersonal place—and so can the offices in or near the largest city in the country. But these small and medium sized companies in the New York area stood out from the crowd for their camaraderie and quality of life. To compile this list, Fortunepartner Great Place to Work surveyed more than 137,000 employees in New York state and the surrounding metropolitan area. Here, employees' 25 favorites with a staff of fewer than 1,000.
And on the list, the Kessler Foundation was named by Fortune.com as one of the top 25 places to work in the New York City area.