CHICAGO, Ill. May 12, 2015 – Redwood Logistics (‘Redwood’), a strategically integrated logistics provider, announced today it was named #16 on the 2015 Best Places to Work in Illinois list for medium sized companies. This is Redwood’s third consecutive year making the list.
Sponsored by the Daily Herald Business Ledger and in partnership with the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC), and the Workforce Boards of Metropolitan Chicago, the list of 2015 finalists represent the top places of employment in the state. Redwood was one of 74 companies in 3 categories (small, medium, and large sized companies) honored at the May 6 finalists’ ceremony.
“Our culture and people are essential to our DNA,” said Todd Berger, President and CEO at Redwood Logistics. “To be honored as a finalist for a third year in a row affirms that we are on the right path, ensuring Redwood as a place our employees want to be.”
To be considered for participation, companies had to have at least 15 employees working in Illinois, be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity, be a publicly or privately-held business, have a facility in the state of Illinois, and must have been in business a minimum of 1 year.
Eligible companies entered the competitive two-part process. The first part evaluated each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience.
About Best Places to Work in Illinois
In its tenth year, the Best Places to Work in Illinois award program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing Illinois’s best employers. To be eligible for consideration, companies must be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity, a publicly or privately held business, have a facility in the state of Illinois, have a minimum of 15 employees working in the state of Illinois and have been in business for more than one year. The Best Places to Work in Illinois project is a statewide program managed by Best Companies Group. For more information on the Best Places to Work in Illinois program, visit www.BestPlacestoWorkinIL.com