Burr Ridge, Ill. (May 14, 2015) — The Mx Group, a B2B digital and demand creation agency, announced today it was named one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Illinois for the second consecutive year. The Mx Group was one of 74 companies statewide recognized and honored at the annual awards ceremony coordinated by The Daily Herald Business Ledger held on Wednesday, May 6 at the Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center.
“We continually strive to create an engaging, collaborative work place and this award validates our success in achieving that mission,” said Andy Mahler, CEO and co-founder of The Mx Group. “We are honored to receive this recognition for the second year in a row. Our team’s commitment to excellence, inventive mentality and open, people-focused mindset are all part of a culture at The Mx Group that has contributed to our enduring success.”
The statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Illinois, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses. The 2015 Best Places to Work in Illinois list is made up of 31 companies in the small employer category (15-99 U.S. employees), 26 companies in the medium employer category (100-499 U.S. employees) and 17 companies in the large employer category (500 or more U.S. employees). The Mx Group has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois in the small employer category.
In the employee survey, employees recognized The Mx Group for its team-oriented environment, people-oriented culture and its ability to listen and take action as some the key factors to making the company a great place to work. Some additional factors that enhance the company’s culture include:
- Professional training and advancement opportunities
- Flexible work hours and telecommuting options
- Monthly company events, e.g. cooking competitions, trivia tournaments, volunteer opportunities
- Shortened workdays on Fridays during the summer
- Fully-stocked craft beer and wine fridge
- Modern, collaborative office space
- Comprehensive benefits and 401(k) plans
The Mx Group will be profiled in a special publication by The Daily Herald Business Ledger on June 22.