ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL [May 26, 2016]—Edlong Dairy Technologies has been named one of Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2016, repeating its win in 2015. This award follows the company’s recent National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For® award in January. It identifies Edlong as a company that demonstrates commitment to its employees and human resource excellence.
“Every day we work toward being better, individually and as a whole, to ensure our workplace is a positive and productive environment. We do this for our company and our customers, because our mission is to enrich the lives of those we touch,” said Laurette Rondenet-Smith, Edlong President and CEO. “It is reassuring to be continuously recognized for doing what we already love to do, and to be in the presence of so many incredible people every day.”
Organizations that receive this award are assessed in numerous categories, including communication, work-life balance and diversity. Additionally, they benefit from the opportunity to showcase their best practices, attend workshops and access new resources.
Edlong is the global food industry’s most comprehensive resource for dairy flavor technologies. Founded in 1914, the company assists customers at every stage of product development, offering technical collaboration, formulation expertise and customized solutions. Edlong also develops and markets Cheese, Butter, Milk, Cream, Cultured, Sweet Dairy, Masking and Mouthfeel flavors, and genuine dairy ingredients. Everything Edlong does is backed by personal, responsive, and reliable service. Edlong is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), one of the National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For® (2014 and 2015) and one of Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For® (2015 and 2016). edlong.com