Schaumburg, Illinois – May 2, 2017 – Rittal North America, the world’s largest enclosure manufacturer and a leader in thermal management of electrical, electronic and IT equipment, was recently named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Illinois. This is the second year in a row this distinction has been received by Rittal.
“The heart of the Rittal organization is our people,” said Cindy Janssen, Vice-President of Human Resources, Rittal North America. “We produce enclosures and equipment, but we are built on a workplace culture that fosters professional development, encourages excellence and values employee contributions. We are honored to be recognized, but we believe the recognition belongs to our outstanding employees.”
The awards program began in 2006 and is promoted by The Daily Herald Business Ledger in partnership with the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC), the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, MRA-The Management Association, the Small Business Advocacy Council, the Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group.
This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Illinois, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses. Rittal will be recognized and honored at the Best Places to Work in Illinois awards ceremony coordinated by The Daily Herald Business Ledger on May 18.
“Rittal is deeply connected to the businesses, universities and communities of Illinois,” said Cindy Janssen. “This award honors those relationships.”
Rittal North America was founded in Springfield, Ohio in 1982. Its parent company, Rittal, was started in Germany in 1961 and has grown to include offices in more than 70 countries and manufacturing facilities on 4 continents. Rittal North America’s U.S. Headquarters, located in suburban Chicago, Illinois, is a state-of-the-art facility that serves as a customer training center, including expanded teaching resources, product testing facilities and a large-scale product showroom where customers can have a hands-on experience with the entire Rittal System.
Rittal North America, headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois, is the U.S. subsidiary of Rittal GmbH & Co. KG and manufactures the world’s leading industrial and IT enclosures, racks and accessories, including climate control and power management systems for industrial, data center, outdoor and hybrid applications. Rittal‘s off-the-shelf standard, modified standard and custom-engineered products are recognized throughout the world as innovative, high quality solutions for practically any industrial or IT infrastructure application — from single enclosures to comprehensive, mission critical systems. Learn more at www.rittalenclosures.com.