APPLETON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Werner Electric Supply was recently awarded the 2017 New North Workplace Excellence Award, which recognizes area organizations that improve their competitive advantage through people practices that lead to successful business results.
Werner Electric began the process of applying for the Workplace Excellence Award, presented by New North Inc. and Right Management Inc., in early summer 2017 and welcomed New North judges on-site in November for a company tour and interview.
Werner Electric’s career growth programs, goal alignment practices, and employee-led projects are among the many practices that set Werner Electric apart from other organizations in the industry. In addition, the company strategically focuses on succession planning and professional development for all its employees.
Through continuous research and listening sessions, Werner Electric measures the impact of training, recognition programs and job satisfaction. This is reflected in the company’s higher-than-average retention rates and employee engagement rates.
“I’m so proud of each and every one of our employees,” Hillary Anderson, Vice President of Human Resources for Werner Electric, said. “They are what make Werner Electric such a great place to work and make the 'Werner Way' a success. We’re ecstatic to be listed among the ranks of many other influential organizations in the area, and look forward to using this as a differentiating factor to attract future talent.”
For more information on Werner Electric Supply, visit www.wernerelectric.com.
About Werner Electric Supply
Werner Electric Supply provides automation, electrical, and data communication products and services to a wide range of industrial, commercial, and construction customers. Werner Electric Supply employs more than 400 people in 13 locations throughout the states of Wisconsin, North Dakota, and the Upper Michigan region. Werner Electric is dedicated to not only providing improvement in the distribution of quality products and services, but is also committed to the success of its employees, customers, vendors, and the communities it serves.