insideARM Recognizes ConServe as Best Place to Work in Collections

Recognized for the Most Positive Work Place Environment in our Industry.

Rochester, N.Y. - October 1, 2012 insideARM recently named ConServe as one of the Best Place to Work in Collections. This program was created by and Best Companies Group.

This survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in the collections industry, benefiting the nation's economy, workforce and businesses. This year, the Best Places to Work in Collections list is made up of 31 companies divided into three size categories: Small (15-74 employees), Medium (75-249 employees) and Large (250+ employees).  ConServe was awarded this recognition in the large best company groups.

"We're extremely honored to be recognized by insideArm as one of the Best Places to Work in Collections," said ConServe's President, Mark E. Davitt. "Our continued growth, our people, our technology and our commitment to developing win-win solutions for both our Clients and their borrowers continues to be the right formula for our continued success."

Companies from across the U.S. entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in Collections. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration, survey and analysis process and determined the final rankings.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Collections program, visit

About ConServe

Founded in 1985, Continental Service Group, Inc. (dba ConServe), has provided accounts receivable management services in the higher education, government and commercial markets. The mission of ConServe is simply: "ConServe is dedicated to satisfying the needs of its Clients in a manner consistent with improving the human condition, and that will foster the development of long-term, profitable business relationships with our Clients, our employees, our vendors and the community."

ConServe was ranked as the #1 performing collection agency on the U.S. Department of Education's student loan collection contract from 2004-2010. In 2009, ConServe was again awarded a long term contract by the Department of Education. In 2011, ConServe was selected by The U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service through a competitive bid process to receive one of four debt collection contracts. ConServe was selected to be one of four Private Collection Agencies who will assist FMS in the collection of non-tax debts owed to the Federal Government.

ConServe has also achieved the ACA International Professional Practices Management System (PPMS) certification. Less than 1% of collection agencies nationwide offer the benefits of this certification to their Clients. This designation is the collection industry's standard for quality management. ConServe was a recipient of the Rochester Business Ethics Award, was listed on the Inc. Magazine's 5000 fastest growing companies and has been named a Rochester Top 100 company 9 times in the last 10 years. Visit ConServe online at:

About Best Company Group

Best Companies Group is dedicated to establishing "Best Places to Work," "Best Companies" or "Best Employers" programs in an effort to distinguish companies who demonstrate and are superior in workplace excellence. We research the dynamics and characteristics of participating companies, analyze the data and produce a "Best" distinction that will make the company, the selected region (or industry) and the organizing partners proud. The very mission of Best Companies Group is to "identify and recognize" places of employment that are leading the way in defining the employee experience of the 21st century.


Coffee's on us

Schedule an appointment and
coffee's on ConServe at our
first meeting.*

Call (800) 724-7500 or
Find Your Sales Representative

*Valid for first time appointments only

Learn how to
Recover more in
5 minutes!

Try Our Calculator

Ready to Get Started?

Call (800) 724-7500 Today or

Find Your Sales Representative