Best Workplaces in Technology by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE
January 17, 2018
Grand Rapids, MI – Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored Service Express as one of the 2018 Best Workplaces in Technology. The ranking considered more than 79,000 employee surveys from technology companies across the U.S. Great Place to Work, a research and consulting firm, evaluated more than 50 elements of team members1’ experience on the job. These included communication, professional development, and recognition related to innovation. The ranking also accounted for the share of women, people of color, Baby Boomers and LGBT individuals experiencing innovation in the workplace. Service Express took the number five spot on the list.
“Being in the technology space, efficiency is imperative—but we take special care not to lose any of the personal touch our team experiences,” said Service Express President and CEO Ron Alvesteffer. “At Service Express, our Vision has always been ‘to work with employees, helping them achieve their personal, professional and financial goals.’ We believe that our success as a company is a direct result of our talented team, so we are pleased to be recognized for our employee-centered culture.”
Powerful dynamic that has resulted in our success as a company.
The Best Workplaces in Technology stand out for their consistent leadership and the meaningful ways that all employees experience innovation in the workplace. Winning companies scored 15 percent higher than non-winners on measures of a culture of innovation.
“The Best Workplaces in Technology know that innovation can’t be limited to just engineers or senior employees,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “Creating opportunities where everyone experiences innovation in the workplace increases the sense of fairness, purpose, and confidence.”
The Best Workplaces in Technology is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Service Express also was ranked as a 2017 Best Small and Medium Workplace by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.
About Service Express
Service Express is a leading Third Party Maintenance (TPM) provider of hardware support for data center infrastructure focused on mission-critical server, storage, and network equipment. In addition to post-warranty maintenance, Service Express also offers hardware system solutions, sales and upgrades, OS support, IT asset recovery and data center relocations. Founded in 1993, Service Express maintains multiplatform data center equipment for hospitals, manufacturing plants, universities, banks, Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, government agencies, and other mid-to-large companies nationwide. For more information about Service Express, visit www.serviceexpress.com.
About the Best Workplaces in Technology
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 79,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work® recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies, industries, and internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work® helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.