June 21, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI/Chicago, IL – Service Express, a leading third-party data center maintenance company, has again been named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, making this the fifteenth consecutive year it has achieved this honor. Only companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approaches are awarded this recognition.
“In today’s world, attracting the right talent is the foundation for success, and we are incredibly lucky to have an amazing Chicago team,” said Service Express President and CEO Ron Alvesteffer. “Our people strengthen the culture we have here. To be recognized for our focus on helping our people with real opportunities for growth and success is validation that we are doing the right things to keep our team happy and our company strong.”
An independent research firm evaluates each entry based on key measures in various categories, which include Compensation; Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment; Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; Strategic Company Performance and the Best of the Best Small Business, Medium Business and Large Business.
“Now with the war on talent hitting the doorsteps of the Best and Brightest, this achievement means even more than a year ago. As we continue to raise the bar, these companies rise to the challenge through their cultural innovation by maximizing their workforce potential,” said Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO, Best and Brightest Programs.
The selected companies will be honored by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) during a luncheon and awards presentation on Monday, September 16, 2019 at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel. This year’s symposium and gala will be in conjunction with the Inaugural Best and Brightest National Summit.
About The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Program
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making business better, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. It is presented annually in several markets including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area, West Michigan and nationally.