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The SMB Help Desk Named One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

Chicago, Ill. – June 5, 2015 – The SMB Help Desk, Inc. has been named one of “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). This is a designation that hundreds of companies pursue. This year, the winners proved to be companies that deliver exceptional human resources practices.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® winners are pooled by the size of their company. All companies, no matter their size, can be a Best and Brightest Company to Work For® and as a result they build better business, create richer lives and grow stronger communities.

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; Strategic Company Performance and the Best of the Best Small Business.

The winning companies also vie for 11 elite awards, one granted for each category. Also, an overall winner that excelled in all categories will be honored with a “Best of the Best Overall” award. The elite award winners will be announced during the luncheon. Judy Hsu from ABC 7

Chicago News and Pat Cassidy from WBBM-AM News Radio will emcee the awards ceremony.

“We are honored to recognize the efforts of this year’s Best and Brightest companies. These companies have created impressive organizational value and business results through their policies and best practices in human resource management. This award is a powerful recruitment tool in the drive to attract and retain exceptional employees in the Chicagoland area,” said Jennifer Kluge, NABR president.

“The SMB Help Desk is committed to the success of our employees. Our goal is to ensure that our employees have an environment where they can learn and grow, feel like they are appreciated, are empowered, and be surrounded by a diverse group of like-minded professionals with whom they enjoy working. They are all like family to us. This recognition is validation that we are on the right track.” says Marvin Korves, president of The SMB Help Desk.

About 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: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Nationally. Nominations are now being accepted. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.

About The SMB Help Desk

The SMB Help Desk is an organization that knows business and technology.  Since 2013, our goal was to provide you with a group of professionals that were passionate about strategically aligning cloud technologies with your business strategy and full technology support so you could focus your time and effort on what you know best – growing your business.

MEDIA CONTACT

Julianna Meidell
julianna@smbhd.com
(312) 971-2285