Genesis Technologies Recognized as one of the 2019 “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®”
Wed Jun 05, 2019
Genesis Technologies is recognized as one of the 2019 “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR).
This is the eighth year that Genesis has received this recognition. Genesis with the other selected companies will be honored by the NABR on Monday, September 16th at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel. This year’s symposium and gala will be in conjunction with the Inaugural best and Brightest National Summit.
The “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” award program honors companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach.
National Association for Business Resources is hosting their first ever Best and Brightest National Summit alongside the Chicago Best and Brightest Awards, taking place September 15 - 17 in Chicago, Illinois. The event is designated to build employee enrichment and enhance company culture through featured keynote speakers Patrick Lencioni, Dr. Gustavo Grodnitzky and John O’Leary.
The National Summit will offer attendees the highest quality of diver and motivating breakout sessions where they can gain a wealth of instantly implementable strategies, plans and programs in their personal and professional paths. Both HRCI and SHRM credits can be received for keynote and breakout sessions. The National Summit will include health and wellness activities, entertainment after the breakout sessions and connection of hundreds of winning companies and professionals focused on leadership and workplace dynamics at the National Awards Celebration.
The winning companies of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® will compete for 13 elite awards, one granted for each category. Also, an overall winner that has excelled in all categories will be honored with a “Best of the Best Overall” award. The elite award winners will be revealed during the luncheon.
The annual symposium and awards program will begin with registration, networking and exhibit gallery preview at 7:00 a.m. followed by education. The breakfast and awards presentation is emceed by Judy Hsu of ABC7 Chicago and Pat Cassidy of WBBM AM News Radio. The awards presentation will adjourn at 11:30 a.m.
An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry, based on key measures in various categories. They 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; and Strategic Company Performance.
“Genesis Technologies is honored to be recognized by the NABR as one of “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” for the eighth time,” said Michael Kahn, Genesis CEO. “We believe that our employees are the foundation of our business and we provide a workplace environment that strikes a balance between work and fun. Genesis is noted for its integrity and grounded values. We invest the time and the resources to continually improve our environment and the culture of our company. We work with our employees to develop and achieve mutual goals for mutual success.”
“Now with the war on talent hitting the door steps 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 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the National Association for Business Resources 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 better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. The “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® has annual symposium and award galas presented in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego and San Francisco.