CHICAGO, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Retrofit, a leading provider of weight-management and disease-prevention solutions has been recognized as one of the Chicago area's top employers by research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune.
Retrofit came in 10th on the list of the region's best small & medium workplaces. The rankings considered surveys from more than 81,000 co-workers who assessed their employers' fairness, camaraderie, benefits and other factors crucial to a great workplace.
"We are in the business of transforming lives, and we do the same for our employees," said Mary Pigatti, CEO, Retrofit. "So whether it is unlimited vacation time, yoga at the office or good eggs days off to volunteer, we are always using employee feedback to innovate and implement programs that will make Retrofitters and ultimately our clients, customers and investors happy."
The Best Workplaces in Chicago are seeing huge benefits from prioritizing their employee experience. Winning companies had average yearly revenue growth more than 2.5 times higher than at peer organizations. More than nine in 10 co-workers at these leading organizations also expressed confidence in their leadership.
"There are many reasons people choose Chicago as a place to live and to grow businesses. Chief among them are our talented and skilled workforce and employers who value such workers highly and treat them accordingly. The Best Workplaces in Chicago exemplify this. Our entire business community is proud of those being recognized," said Theresa E. Mintle, CEO of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.
Retrofit has been recognized with several other workplace awards, including one of the 20 Best Workplaces in Health Care, one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the nation, a Best Workplace for Women, a Best and Brightest Company in Wellness, a Chicago Elite Award Winner for Work-Life Balance and one of Illinois' Healthiest Employers.
About Retrofit Retrofit transforms lives, workplaces and communities by offering weight-management and disease-prevention solutions that help all populations live a happier, healthier life. What sets Retrofit apart from others is the level of personalization we bring to our suite of solutions that deliver proven outcomes and lasting results.