Advisory Board Awards and Recognition

Our firm is dedicated to a culture of merit and guided by a spirit of generosity. We serve not only our members but each other—that's why we are always working to make sure our employees love their jobs and are invested in their community.

See how we are being recognized for our employee engagement, community service, and more.

Featured Awards

  • Healthcare Informatics, HCI 100 (largest health care information technology firms)—2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Forbes, Most Innovative Growth Companies—2014 
  • Modern Healthcare, Largest Health Care Management Consulting Firms—2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
  • Modern Healthcare, Best Places to Work—2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
  • Modern Healthcare, Healthcare’s Hottest (40 fastest growing health care firms)—2013, 2012
  • Washington Post, Post 200, Largest Employers in DC Region—2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Washington Business Journal Fastest Growing Companies in DC Region—2013
  • Best in KLAS first place for ICD-10 Consulting—2013
  • Austin American Statesman, Top Workplaces—2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
  • Washingtonian Tech Titans, CEO Robert Musslewhite—2015, 2013
  • Points of Light Corporate Engagement Award of Excellence—2014
  • Communitas Corporate Social Responsibility Award—2013
  • 2020 Women on Boards Winning 'W' Company—2014

Archive of Awards and Recognition

  • Modern Healthcare's 2014 Best Places to Work in Healthcare

    August 15, 2014 | Modern Healthcare

    The Advisory Board Company named to the list for the sixth straight year.

  • How local businesses gave to charity in 2013

    Dec. 22, 2013 | Washington Post

    The Advisory Board Company saw 100% of its employees participate in community service in 2013. Employees conducted 32,000 hours of service, an average of more than 13 hours per staffer.

  • Post 200

    Dec. 12, 2013 | Washington Post

    The Advisory Board Company ranks No. 51 among public companies in the region, up three ticks from 2012.

  • Top Workplaces 2013

    Nov. 16, 2013 | Austin American Statesman

    The Advisory Board Company’s Crimson division in Austin made the list for the fourth year in a row.

  • Women Who Mean Business 2013: Renee DeSilva

    Nov. 15, 2013 | Washington Business Journal

    Executive Director Renee DeSilva is honored as one of 25 influential, powerful, and trailblazing women in Washington business.

  • Modern Healthcare's 2013 Best Places to Work in Healthcare

    August 14, 2013 | Modern Healthcare

    The Advisory Board Company ranks No. 1 on Modern Healthcare's "Best Places to Work – Large Companies" list and ranks No. 10 overall.

  • The HCI 100

    May 24, 2013 | Healthcare Informatics

    The Advisory Board Company ranks No. 39 in this year’s list of the top health care technology firms.

  • Tech Titans

    April 1, 2013 | Washingtonian

    As CEO, he has transformed the Advisory Board Company—founded and taken public by David Bradley—from a health care consulting firm to a business technology provider. Nearly half of all hospital inpatient admissions in the U.S. are now run through the company’s software, Washingtonian reports.

  • Best in KLAS: Counting on Change

    March 1, 2013 | Healthcare Informatics

    The transition to ICD-10 coding, although delayed for a year, has prompted KLAS this year to add a new category: ICD-10 consulting. In this market segment, KLAS awards first place to The Advisory Board Company, Richard R. Rogoski reports.

  • Communitas Awards

    February 21, 2013 | The Communitas Awards

    The firm was named a winner for Making a Difference: Corporate Responsibility at The Advisory Board Company.

  • The Post 200: The Advisory Board Company

    Dec. 18, 2012 | The Washington Post

    Forty-five percent of all inpatient admissions in the United States are conducted using The Advisory Board Company’s technology platforms, The Washington Post reports in naming the firm 55 among the Post 200, an annual snapshot of the companies, law firms, nonprofits, and other organizations that power the local economy.

  • Top Workplaces: The Advisory Board Company

    Nov. 18, 2012 | Austin American Statesman

    Crimson is a software development organization based in Austin, Texas focused on helping health care professionals better serve patients through actionable insights that improve care delivery, The Austin American Statesman notes in its Top Workplaces awards coverage. The Advisory Board culture "is all about loving what you do, giving back to our communities, and getting stuff done."

  • Meet D.C.’s newest tech giant

    Oct. 12, 2012 | Washington Business Journal

    When you weren’t looking, the Advisory Board evolved into one of the Washington area’s biggest and fastest-growing technology companies, not to mention a darling of small-scale Wall Street investors, Ben Fischer reports.

  • Best places to work in health care? Repeat winners dominate

    Oct. 12, 2012 | Healthcare Matters blog

    “Our mission is to surface and secure economies of intellect on behalf of member organizations—discerning 'True North,' communicating these insights and best practices with clarity…” I don’t know who wrote that, but if there were a ranked list of mission statements out there, The Advisory Board Company would be a winner, Tom Finn writes.

  • 'Best Places:' Financially fit, employee-oriented, reform-ready

    Oct. 10, 2012 | Modern Healthcare

    "In a broader economy that still is struggling to create jobs, and people are struggling to find them, the health care market is hot," The Advisory Board Company’s Mary Van Hoose told the magazine. The firm ranks No. 33 on this year's Best Places roster and placed No. 4 among large employers.

  • From charitable giving to strategic philanthropy—The Advisory Board makes an impact

    Oct. 9, 2012 | Points of Light blog

    A branding blitz for not-for-profit organizations was one example of the creative ways The Advisory Board Company has found to engage its employee base in skills-based volunteering during its Week of Service this October, Yvonne Slu writes. The article also appeared in the Billion + Change blog.

  • The Advisory Board Company finds a prescription for business and social impact

    Oct. 2, 2012 |

    As a measure of its prioritization on corporate philanthropy, The Advisory Board Company is one of the driving forces behind A Billion + Change, a national campaign to mobilize billions of dollars of pro bono and skills-based services from corporate America by 2013, Ryan Scott reports. This article also appeared on the Sustainable Business Forum blog.

  • Healthcare's Hottest No. 37: Advisory Board Co.

    Sept. 22, 2012 | Modern Healthcare

    “We have always tried to find the most innovative solutions to health care problems,” says Advisory Board CEO Robert Musslewhite. That striving for innovation led the company to develop a cloud computing system five years ago that today makes up more than 50% of the company's business.

  • Firms tell employees: Avoid after-hours email

    Sept. 21, 2012 | The Washington Post

    The Advisory Board Company’s push for no after-hours e-mail is part of a growing effort by some employers to rebuild the boundaries between work and home that have crumbled amid the do-more-with-less ethos of the economic downturn. The story also appeared in USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, and the Seattle Times.

  • Modern Healthcare's 2012 Best Places to Work 

    July 28, 2012 | Modern Healthcare

    The award honors The Advisory Board Company among workplaces in health care that enable employees to perform at their optimum level and provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products, and services.

  • Healthcare's Hottest for 2012; 40 of the health care industry's fastest growing companies  

    July 21, 2012 | Modern Healthcare

    The magazine named The Advisory Board Company as one of ‘Healthcare’s Hottest’ and will announce the rankings in September.

  • Photos from 2012 CFO of the Year awards 

    July 20, 2012 | Washington Business Journal

    Michael Kirshbaum, CFO at The Advisory Board Company, is included in the photo gallery of honorees.

  • The Advisory Board Company’s cool office space in Austin, Texas

    July 18, 2012 | Austin Tenant Advisors

    The Advisory Board Company recently moved into their new office space in northwest Austin, Texas. A photo gallery is available.

  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year

    June 22, 2012 | Ernst & Young

    The Advisory Board Company CEO Robert Musslewhite was named the 2012 Greater Washington winner for Business Services.

  • Inspiring change through skills-based service

    June 19, 2012 | Points of Light blog

    PepsiCo, Kraft Foods, GlaxoSmithKline, and The Advisory Board Company discussed how their programs are addressing critical issues such as global health and education, water resource management, and improving STEM education through skills-based service.

  • The HCI 100

    May 23, 2012 | Healthcare Informatics

    The Advisory Board Company ranks No. 44 in this year’s list of the top health care technology firms. The ranking was noted by HIStalk.

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