LaSalle Network Named 2018 Workforce Magazine ‘Optimas Award’ Winner

National Staffing, Recruiting, Culture Firm Named Among Top Three Winners of ‘Business Impact Award’

CHICAGO – LaSalle Network, a national staffing, recruiting and culture firm, has been named a 2018 recipient of Workforce magazine’s “Optimas Award,” and has been selected among the three winners of the “Business Impact Award.”
Through the “Optimas Awards,” Workforce, a Human Capital Media publication, recognizes companies achieving successful business outcomes through visionary and impactful human resources initiatives.

The “Business Impact” award recognizes companies that have developed a program to deliver significant financial impact and maintain a winning edge over competition. LaSalle was recognized a “Business Impact Award” recipient because of its employee engagement and retention strategies.

“For over the 28 years we’ve seen companies place increasing importance on human resources initiatives, realizing the potential a strong HR department can have on business growth,” said Rick Bell, editorial director of Workforce magazine. “This year’s finalists stand out in an ever-expanding field of qualified nominees, and we’re pleased to see so many organizations using innovative HR practices to improve their business.”

For the full list of winners, click here. Finalists will also be featured in the November/December print edition of Workforce magazine.

For more information on LaSalle Network, please visit or contact Heather Youkhana at 312-496-6562 or


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 and 2018 “50 Best Workplaces,” Forbes’ 2018 “America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms” list, and Crain’s Chicago Business’ “Best Places to Work” list from 2014 to 2018. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Nashville, Oak Brook and Schaumburg. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit

About Workforce Magazine
Workforce is a multimedia publication that covers the intersection of people management and business strategy. Our content helps HR professionals approach their jobs from a more strategic, big-picture, business-results perspective.

About Human Capital Media
Human Capital Media (HCM) is the largest integrated media company serving the human capital, management and workforce-development industries. Through editorial content, events, research and awards programs, HCM is the leading voice for companies that care about their people.

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