Company named one of the best places to work, according to magazine.

HANOVER, N.H. - Hypertherm Inc. ranked fourth in the Society for Human Resource Management's "50 Best Small & Medium Companies to Work for in America."

The company will be featured in HR Magazine. Hypertherm placed 12th in Fortune Magazine's "The 100 Best Companies to Work For," and for four years in a row was chosen as the best workplace in New Hampshire according to Business New Hampshire Magazine.

The list was announced June 20 at the society's annual conference in San Diego. It ranks the top 25 small and top 25 medium-sized companies in America that have used "smart people management strategies" to develop highly productive and satisfied work forces. The organizations range in size from 50 to 999 employees and were selected by the Great Place to Work Institute.

"The organization's on this year's list have demonstrated that smaller companies can compete with large organizations," said society President and CEO Susan R. Meisinger.