Fortune and Great Place to Work® Name Collaborative Solutions a Best Workplace in Chicago

Chicago, IL, May 25, 2017 – Collaborative Solutions has been recognized as one of the Chicago area’s top employers by research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine.

Collaborative Solutions came in number eight on the list of the region’s best workplaces. The rankings considered surveys from over 81,000 co-workers who assessed their employers’ fairness, camaraderie, benefits and other factors crucial to a great workplace.

Bob Maller, President and Chief Culture Officer of Collaborative Solutions, said “Working at Collaborative Solutions means being part of a team-oriented culture focused on customer success. We are honored to have received the Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials and Best Medium-sized Workplaces awards, but the Best Workplaces in Chicago award is distinctive as it shows our supportive workforce lives up to its name. The positive benefits of our fulfilled workforce extend to our customers, which has led to our 98% customer satisfaction rating.”

The Best Workplaces in Chicago are seeing valuable benefits from prioritizing their employee experience. Collaborative Solutions and other winning companies had average yearly revenue growth more than 2.5 times higher than at peer organizations. Over nine in ten co-workers also expressed confidence in their leadership team.

"There are many reasons people choose Chicago as a place to live and to grow businesses. Chief among them are our talented and skilled workforce and employers who value such workers highly and treat them accordingly. The Best Workplaces in Chicago exemplify this. Our entire business community is proud of those being recognized,” said Theresa E. Mintle, CEO of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.

The Best Workplaces in Chicago is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work–Certified™ organizations. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work For®" and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies, industries, and internationally, countries and regions. Collaborative Solutions was also ranked as a Best Workplace for Medium-sized Companies in 2016, and a Best Workplace for Millennials in 2015 by Great Place to Work and Fortune.

About Collaborative Solutions

Collaborative Solutions is a leading global Finance and HR Transformation consultancy that leverages world-class cloud solutions to help deliver successful outcomes for its customers. As one of the longest-tenured consulting partners with Workday, Collaborative Solutions has a 98% customer satisfaction rate and has partnered with over 325 customers including global Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, and education and government institutions.

Collaborative Solutions has deployed in over 125 countries and has experience with organizations ranging from 200 to 200,000 employees. Collaborative Solutions is based in the Washington, D.C., metro area with offices in Pleasanton, CA; Chicago, IL; Atlanta, GA; Tampa, FL; New York City, NY; Toronto, Ontario; and Dublin, Ireland.

About the Best Workplaces in Chicago

Rankings are based on feedback from more than 81,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified organizations with locations in the Chicago area. An anonymous Trust Index© survey assessed their camaraderie, management, professional development, sense of purpose and other elements essential for an outstanding workplace. Scores also consider the complexity of organizations’ employee populations and how much of their business is located in the Chicago area.