SWC Receives the Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce ‘Work Hard Play Hard’ Award

March 13, 2013   //   News

SWC Technology Partners, a Chicago area provider of full-service IT solutions to midmarket organizations, earns the ‘Work Hard Play Hard’ Award from the Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce.

SWC was honored to receive the ‘Work Hard Play Hard Award’ at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Breakfast in March. The award is given each year to one member for maintaining a happy, healthy and fun environment that promotes high work performance. Throughout the year, SWC works hard to promote a culture of teamwork and ongoing employee development in a fun and face-paced IT consulting environment.

“Being recognized by the Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce for the ‘Work Hard Play Hard’ Award is a tremendous honor,” said Bob Knott, President of SWC. “I want to thank my team for working and playing hard, their commitment to team work and customer success is unmatched.”

Beyond promoting teamwork and employee development, SWC provides its employees with strong financial incentives and tangible benefits. SWC hosts many team building activities throughout the year to reward employees for their hard work and dedication, such as happy hours, athletic competitions, and team outings to Cubs games.

“The chamber is proud to recognize an Oak Brook company that exemplifies high work performance and high employee satisfaction,” said Tracy Mulqueen, President and CEO of Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce. “SWC provides a great model for other companies to follow.”

About SWC Technology Partners

SWC Technology Partners is an award-winning provider of IT solutions to midsize businesses. For more than 30 years, SWC has excelled at delivering technology solutions that optimize productivity, strengthen customer relationships, enhance data sharing and drive profitability. SWC specializes in the technology solutions that match the business needs of midmarket organizations including managed services; infrastructure solutions such as Unified Communications, virtualization and network security; software solutions including SharePoint, business intelligence and custom development; and digital design services including website design, digital marketing and Search Engine Optimization. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, SWC has been honored to receive numerous awards including being recognized by Crain’s Chicago Business as one of the Best Places to Work in 2012, one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 and making the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. To learn more, email or call 630.572.0240.

About Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce works year round to strengthen, promote and support Oak Brook and Oakbrook Terrace businesses. The Chamber is committed to attracting and developing a talented workforce to strengthen businesses. For more information, visit www.obchamber.com.