CHICAGO – For the second consecutive year, Tasty Catering has been named as one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). In great company with customers such as Assurance, Comcast, Paylocity, Mortenson Construction, RSM McGladrey, and Wheels, Inc., other companies on the list include Ernst & Young, Luna and Radio Flyer.
“This type of recognition is made possible because of our employees,” said Larry Walter, Chief Operations Officer and cofounder, Tasty Catering. “As Tasty Catering employees drive the success of the company with proactive planning, creative thinking and teamwork, they consistently hold themselves accountable to the core values, vision and purpose of the company.”
The selection of the 2010 winning companies is a result of an evaluation conducted by an independent research firm who evaluated each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories, including: internal communications, community initiatives, compensation and benefits, diversity, training and development, employee engagement and commitment, employee recognition and retention, recruitment and work-life balance. “Only companies with the highest-quality Human Resources initiatives can be named ‘Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For,’” said Jennifer Kluge, President of the National Association for Business Resources.
Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is sponsored by ABC-7 Chicago News, America Chartered Bank, Assurance Agency, Astellas, FONA International, Harrah’s Casino, Inc. The Management Association of Illinois, Center for Research and Services, Verizon Wireless and VW Credit, Inc. NABR honored winning companies, as well as presented 11 elite awards, at the annual event which took place on Monday, August 2, 2010 at the Chicago Oak Brook Marriott. Judy Hsu from ABC-7 Chicago News and Pat Cassidy from WLS 890 AM News Radio emceed the awards ceremony.
About Tasty Catering
Tasty Catering is a suburban-Chicago based catering and event planning services company that has been exceeding customers catering needs for more than twenty years. Services span a large variety of events and occasions, from meetings, conferences, employee appreciation events and outdoor picnics to holiday parties, birthdays, milestone celebrations and weddings. Tasty Catering’s many satisfied customers include Abbott, American Airlines, Colgate, CDW, Harris Bank, Mortenson Construction, Navistar, Sherman Hospital and the University of Chicago.
Tasty Catering, 2013 Daily Herald’s Readers’ Choice Award for Best Caterer, 2010 Achievement in Catering Excellence (ACE) award winner, 2010 Governor’s Sustainability award winner, and 2009 Better Business Bureau Torch Award Winner for Marketplace Ethics, is the “go-to” caterer for the Chicago-area. The company is part of the elite group, Leading Caterers in America (LCA), has also received numerous NICE Awards and has been recognized as a 2012 Workforce Chicago Award Winner, 2012 Psychologically Healthy Workplace, a Crain’s Chicago Business Best Place to Work (2010-2013), a Best Place to Work in Illinois for six consecutive years (2007-2012) and is a Best and Brightest Winning Company (2012, 2010, 2009).
Tasty Catering is part of 80-Nine Holdings, which also includes the following companies: Great Game of Business Chicago, It’s My Company Too!, nuphoriq, That’s Caring, The Thought Board and Touhy Capital.