SWC Named Chicago’s 2019 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, Recognized for the 11th Consecutive Year

June 18, 2019   //   News

Technology Consulting Firm Honored for Continued Commitment to their Employees and Exceptional Company Culture

SWC Technology Partners, a BDO USA company, has been named a 2019 Chicago 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, making it the eleventh consecutive year that the IT solution provider has been honored. This award recognizes organizations that model some of the most innovative and impactful employee enrichment programs and human resource practices.

The Chicago Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® award attests to SWC’s collaborative and fun workplace that also focuses on professional development. Continued recognition by the Best and Brightest have come from SWC’s benefits, extensive and award-winning career advocacy and mentorship program, educational trainings and performance incentives. SWC continues to motivate employees through original employee development programs like workshops, hack-a-thons, and internal communities for continual learning. The active social calendar that SWC employees enjoy also adds to the fun and rewarding environment via the corporate events held throughout the year such as projects, team outings, health fairs, group activities, and the company’s legendary summer and holiday celebrations.

“We are honored to be awarded this achievement for the 11th consecutive year. SWC’s various recognitions reflect our commitment to both the organization and each other. As we work each day, we center our workplace values and culture around not only excellence and achievement, but also promoting a fun atmosphere that allows employees to build relationships and feel welcomed and valued.”

-Bob Knott, President of SWC Technology Partners

In order to be considered for The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, organizations must undergo an evaluation by an independent research firm using a variety of key metrics. The evaluation includes categories such as 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.

“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.”

-Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO, Best and Brightest Programs.


To learn more about what makes SWC Technology Partners a top place to work, visit our Company Culture blog or view our Career Page to apply to our open positions in our Oak Brook, IL, Indianapolis, IN, or Wisconsin offices.

About SWC Technology Partners

SWC Technology Partners excels at helping midsize organizations in the Midwest leverage technology that drives innovation and business transformation. Our expertise includes business technology solutions that cater to the needs of midmarket organizations such as cloud computing, managed services, data analytics, software solutions, user enablement, and more.

About the 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. It is presented annually in several markets including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area, and Nationally.