September 4, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI/Detroit, MI – Service Express, a leading third-party data center maintenance company, has again been named one of Metropolitan Detroit’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.
“Taking care of our number one resource—our people—is first and foremost. We do that every day through our Core Value, which is ‘to help our people achieve their personal, professional and financial goals’,” said Service Express President and CEO Ron Alvesteffer. “Our Detroit team strengthens both the culture we have here, and the business as a whole. To to be recognized for helping our team with real opportunities for growth and success is validation that we are doing the right things to keep our people 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.
“We are honored to recognize the efforts of this year’s ‘Best and Brightest’ companies. These companies have created impressive organizational value and business results through their policies and best practices in human resource management. This award has become a designation sought after by hundreds of Metro Detroit companies and is a powerful recruitment tool in the drive to attract and retain exceptional employees,” 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 symposium and awards presentation on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance, downtown Detroit.
About The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Program
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of MichBusiness (formerly the Michigan Business and Professional Association) 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 and nationally.