Wills Group Recognized as Great Place to Work

The retailer’s employees gave it high marks.

March 14, 2023

ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Wills Group was awarded Great Place to Work certification for the second year in a row.

The Wills Group family of businesses includes Dash In, Splash in ECO Car Wash and SMO Motor Fuels. Among the competitive benefits and perks it offers are:

  • A 401(k) plan with up to 7% match
  • Health savings accounts, flexible spending accounts and paid life insurance 
  • Health, dental and vision insurance options
  • Pet insurance
  • Parental and bonding leave up to seven weeks
  • Hybrid work options
  • Up to 100% tuition reimbursement
  • Leadership programs and advancement opportunities

The Wills Group said in a statement that it “has built a culture on community values and giving. Over the past several years, we’ve expanded our commitment to community engagement and have invited our staff to take part in these initiatives. We are humbled by the number of employees who have volunteered time, labor, and funds in support of bettering the lives of others.”

According to a Great Place to Work assessment, 84% of Wills Group employees say it’s a great place to work, compared to 57% for a typical U.S. company. The company announced that

  • 89% of employees say our facilities help them work better
  • 89% felt welcome when they joined the company
  • 88% report being treated equitably, regardless of their position
  • 88% feel pride in their work accomplishments
  • 87% report honest and ethical leadership

NACS featured the Wills Group’s Midlothian, Virginia, Dash In location for an Ideas 2 Go video that debuted at the 2018 NACS Show. We also caught up with Wills Group COO and President Julian B. (Blackie) Wills III for an in-depth look at the company’s commitment to its community in this NACS Magazine feature: “A Legacy of Community Engagement.”