SWC Earns Sixth Consecutive Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For Award

June 10, 2014   //   News

For the sixth consecutive year, SWC Technology Partners, Inc. has been named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). The award recognizes Chicagoland companies that demonstrate a commitment to workplace excellence by implementing creative programs and strategies to motivate and enrich the lives of employees.

As part of the selection process, an independent research firm evaluates key human resources metrics in the areas of benefits and employee solutions; communication; compensation; diversity; employee education and development; employee recognition; employee retention; philanthropic initiatives; recruitment; strategic company performance; and work-life balance.

“In a highly competitive technology job market, our culture helps ensure our customers get the best service from employees who are highly skilled as well as dedicated to building our business,” said Bob Knott, President of SWC Technology Partners, Inc. “We are committed to making SWC one of the best places to work in the city.”

“The selection, recognition and awarding of this year’s companies allows our organization to showcase their best practices. The honorees have clearly demonstrated why each of them would be an ideal place for employees to work. Companies that capitalize on their greatest resource – their employees – know how to attract and retain top talent,” said Jennifer Kluge, NABR President. “We are proud to honor this year’s winners.”

SWC and companies appearing on the Chicago list will be recognized by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) at the Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® symposium and awards luncheon on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Oak Brook Marriot.

The full list of winners is posted online and includes well-known Chicago-area companies such as Bosch, Comcast, LaSalle, Sears and Verizon Wireless.

About SWC Technology Partners, Inc.

SWC Technology Partners is an award-winning provider of IT solutions to midsize organizations. 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 needs of midmarket organizations including managed services; infrastructure solutions such as Unified Communications, Microsoft System Center, virtualization and network security; software solutions including Microsoft SharePoint, business intelligence, CRM and custom development; and digital marketing services including website design, digital creative, Search Engine Optimization, social media and videography.

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, 2013 and 2014, one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 and making the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S in 2012 and 2013.

To learn more visit www.swc.com.

About The National Association for Business Resources

The National Association For Business Resources based in Warren, Mich. boasts a statewide sphere of influence that no other organization of its kind can claim, leveraging a depth of programs and community initiatives that positively impact more than 150,000 businesses.

About the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

The “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®”, a program of the National Association for Business Resources is presented annually in several markets: Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta, San Francisco, Milwaukee, Houston, Grand Rapids and Nationally. Nominations are now being accepted. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.

To learn more about working for SWC Technology Partners, visit SWC’s Careers page.