LaSalle Network Among 2017 ICIC ‘Inner City 100’ Honorees

Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Fortune Magazine Recognize LaSalle Network Among 100 Fastest-Growing Inner City Companies in the Country

CHICAGO (October 4, 2017) – LaSalle Network, a national staffing, recruiting and culture firm headquartered in Chicago, has been named to the 2017 “Inner City 100” list, which recognizes the 100 fastest-growing inner city companies in America by Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) and Fortune magazine. This is LaSalle’s third year on the list.

The “Inner City 100” program recognizes successful inner city companies and their CEO’s as role models for entrepreneurship, innovative business practices and job creation in America’s urban communities. The honored companies represent economic opportunity, optimism and transformation in their communities. ICIC partners with Fortune magazine to publish the list of award winners annually. Recipients of the award were selected based on their revenue growth over a five-year period.

“It’s an honor to be recognized as a company that is fueling economic growth and job creation,” said Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network. “Our goal has always been to support the community that has given us so much.”

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About LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is a national staffing, recruiting and culture firm with business units that specialize in accounting and finance, administrative, call center, healthcare revenue cycle, human resources, management resources, marketing, sales, supply chain, technology and executive search. Since inception in 1998, LaSalle has worked with thousands of clients and placed thousands of candidates in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions. Its newest offering, Culture 20/20, works with companies of all sizes and industries to help them focus on what matters: Culture. Performance. Results. LaSalle Network has been listed on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 “Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in America” list for 11 consecutive years, named by Staffing Industry Analysts as a top five “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” from 2011 to 2017, Glassdoor’s 2016 “Best Places to Work,” Inc. Magazine’s 2016 “50 Best Workplaces,” and Crain’s Chicago Business’ “Best Places to Work” list from 2014 to 2017. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Oak Brook, San Francisco, Schaumburg, and Nashville. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit


About Initiative for a Competitive Inner City 

The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City is a nonprofit research and strategy organization and the leading authority on U.S. inner city economies and the businesses that thrive there. Founded in 1994 by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter, ICIC strengthens inner city economies by providing businesses, governments and investors with the most comprehensive and actionable information in the field about urban market opportunities.

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