Seattle-headquartered CPA firm Clark Nuber was named a winner of the 2012 Better Workplace Awards by the Association of Washington Business, recognizing companies that lead the way in workplace safety, job training and advancement, and innovative benefit and compensation programs.

One of the seven private employers honored, Clark Nuber won in the category of job training/advancement for its internal leadership development program.

The AWB has more than 7,800 members, all eligible to submit nominations for the awards, which are reviewed by a panel of workplace benefits and safety experts.

The awards ceremony featured a keynote from Gov. Chris Gregoire, who also helped present.