CHICAGO – MAY 20, 2010 – Tasty Catering was recently named as one of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Illinois in the small- to-medium category (25 to 249 employees). This is the fifth consecutive year that Tasty Catering has received this honor and placed in the top five companies. Selection is based on a two-part evaluation conducted by Best Companies group. The judging involved an evaluation of company workplace policies, practices and demographics as well as a survey of employees to measure the workforce experience.
Kevin Walter, Tasty Catering Co-Founder and Chief Procurement Officer accepted the award on behalf of the Tasty Catering Team. “It’s truly an honor for our company to be recognized with the best of the best, but even more humbling is knowing that our employees enjoy and look forward to coming to work each day. Our team is comprised of talented individuals who make meaningful contributions day to day – they are the reason that I enjoy coming to work and think Tasty Catering is great place to work.”
Tasty Catering was competing with 24 other well deserving candidates for this award. Additionally, several Tasty Catering clients were also competing in both the small and large company categories, including: Balasa Dinverno Foltz, Corbett, Duncan, and Hubly, Paylocity, P. C., Assurance Agency, Skender Construction, R.H. Wine Co. Inc., Quest Diagnostics, Rush-Copley Medical Center, and Rose Paving Co. Profiles of all Best Places to Work in Illinois winners will be featured in the June 27th issue of the Daily Herald Business Ledger. The Best Place to Work in Illinois ranking is one of many important honors that Tasty Catering has received this year.
The company was also named one of Crain’s Chicago’s Best Places to Work for the second consecutive year. The Best Place to Work rankings were announced at an awards ceremony coordinated by the Business Ledger on May 19th, 2011 at the Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows. The statewide competition is co-sponsored by The Business Ledger, Associated Bank, AT & T, B Gunther & Company, Leaderboard tournament Systems, the Human Resource Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC), the Illinois Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Managers (SHRM) and the Workforce Boards of Metropolitan Chicago.
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.