CHICAGO, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Plate Catering is proud to announce that it has been named one of "Chicago's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®." They are among a group of selected companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach.
Each company is evaluated based on surveys completed by employees determining key measures in various categories including 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, Medium Business and Large Business.
Winners were announced on May 13, 2016 and will be honored by the National Association for Business Resources on Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge.
This is the sixth time and fifth consecutive year that Blue Plate Catering has achieved this honor. Blue Plate has also won a number of prestigious industry awards, including the International Caterers Association's 2015 Achievement in Catering Award for Best Caterer, East Region as well as being named Best Catering Company (On- or Off-site) by Illinois Meetings + Events.
ABOUT BLUE PLATE CATERING
Blue Plate Catering is Chicago's premier catering destination. Founded more than 30 years ago by CEO Jim Horan, the company reflects Jim's pride in personal relationships, belief in hard work and, most importantly, a dedication to and appreciation for the craft of food.
Blue Plate Catering offers traditional catering services as well as "Direct," a drop-off service with custom-made Blue Plate food, and manages two restaurants in the city of Chicago: Tesori and Park Grill.
ABOUT BEST AND BRIGHTEST
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. Nominations are now being accepted. Visit www.101bestandbrightest.com to obtain an application.