Benzer Pharmacy Named one of Top Workplaces in Tampa Bay

Apr 10, 2017

Benzer Pharmacy was recently named one of Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces 2017 by the Tampa Bay Times.


Benzer Pharmacy’s employees nominated us and were surveyed about several topics, including practices and policies that make these companies the top places to work.


In the Tampa Bay region, nearly 180 leading employers were nominated by their employees. To be considered for participation, companies or government entities had to employ at least 50 workers in Florida and be at least a year old.


The Top Workplaces 2017 in Tampa Bay program was created by the Tampa Bay Times and WorkplaceDynamics.


The companies were ranked based on leadership, compensation and training, workplace flexibility, and diversity. The rankings were published on and will be featured in the April 9 edition of the Tampa Bay Times and on April 10 in tbt*.


“These reports are illuminating because they delve into what makes employees both happy and productive," said Times Business Editor Jeff Harrington. “It's no surprise to find a correlation between a positive, supportive workplace and a successful business. In fact, many of the companies that scored highest in employee satisfaction are among the fastest-growing in Tampa Bay.”


“I have a great team and love the collaboration. The president is one of the best leaders I have ever worked with!” Says one of the employees.


For a complete list of the 2017 Top Workplaces in Tampa Bay, go to





Benzer Pharmacy is a chain of independent retail pharmacies that specializes in specialty drugs and also focuses on medication management programs for people with complex chronic diseases including: Hepatitis, HIV, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Dermatological conditions and Gastrointestinal Disorders (GI). 


The first Benzer Pharmacy opened in 2009 in Flint, Michigan and has now grown to over 65 locations throughout: Tennessee, Florida, Michigan, Virginia, North Carolina, Texas, Georgia, Nevada, Oklahoma, Iowa, Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana and California.



  • 2016: Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) accreditation for Specialty Pharmacy
  • 2015: PCAB compounding accreditation with Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC)



  • Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces (2017)
  • CFO of the Year Awards (2017): Finalist Large company category.
  • Business Observer (2016) - Rank 99 out of 500 in the Gulf Coast 500: Top Companies
  • Florida Fast 50 (2016) - Rank 22 out of 50 in the Tampa Bay’s Fastest Growing Companies.
  • EY Entrepreneur of the Year, (2016) - Benzer Pharmacy CEO was a Florida Finalist.
  • Silver Stevie® Award (2016) - CEO wins Executive of the Year in the American Business Award
  • CFO of the Year Awards (2016): Finalist Large company category.
  • Chain Drug Review (2016: Rank 54 out of 100 in the Top 100 Chains by Pharmacy Count
  • Inc. 5000 (2015): Rank 1500 - Fastest growing private company in America.
  • Florida Fast 100 (2015): Rank 39 out of 100 – Fastest growing private companies in Florida
  • TBBJ 200 (2015): Rank 67 out of 200 - Tampa Bay’s largest private companies


All Benzer Pharmacy medications require a doctor's prescription.  For more information:


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About WorkplaceDynamics

WorkplaceDynamics is one of the largest workplace survey providers in the United States. Each year it surveys thousands of companies and partners with leading media organizations to produce definitive Top Workplaces lists. Using proprietary, cutting-edge online applications, WorkplaceDynamics is bringing employee engagement to the web.