Staffing and Recruiting Firm Finishes 2015 with 21 Awards, 16 Percent Revenue Growth, 35 Percent Increase in Headcount
Chicago, IL, December 29, 2015 – LaSalle Network, a national staffing and recruiting firm headquartered in Chicago, released today its 2015 Year-End Review, which includes being recognized with 21 awards, achieving 16 percent revenue growth, a 35 percent increase in headcount, and the expansion of its Chicago headquarters.
For its 17th consecutive year, LaSalle Network experienced organic revenue growth in 2015, increasing by 16 percent, acquiring more than 260 new clients, and placing 4,500 people in jobs. LaSalle Network opened its first office outside of Illinois in San Francisco, expanding its staffing services nationally, and is currently working in Madison, St. Louis, New York, Nashville, and San Francisco. LaSalle Network also added two new lines of business, Supply Chain and Healthcare Revenue Cycle, to its staffing services nationally.
“It’s an exciting time for us as we expand into new markets and into new lines of business,” said Tom Gimbel, Founder and CEO of LaSalle Network. “We’ve had a lot to be proud of in 2015, and I look forward to riding that momentum into 2016 as we continue to grow and expand.”
In addition to growing in revenue, LaSalle increased headcount by 35 percent in 2015, with plans to hire 50 more people over the next 90 days. Additionally, 23 of its internal employees were promoted, and the company added two members to its executive leadership team. Due to this increase in employee count, LaSalle Network added to its headquarters, expanding to two floors and increasing square footage by 42 percent, increasing square footage by 77 percent in the last two years.
Staff development continued to be key for LaSalle Network in 2015. The company hired a Director of Training, created a tuition reimbursement program, and a philanthropy committee, Community Champions, which identifies and coordinates volunteer activities for employees. LaSalle also developed a new PTO to volunteer policy, which grants employees who have been with the company for over one year two days to volunteer, and those who have been with the company for over five years receive five days.
In 2015 alone, LaSalle Network was honored with more than 21 culture and revenue-based awards, some including: “Inc. 500/5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America” for the ninth year in a row; Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work;” Entrepreneur Magazine’s list of “Top Company Cultures,” and its “Entrepreneurial 360” list; Crain’s Chicago Business’ “Best Places to Work” for the third year in a row; Chicago Tribune’s“Top 100 Workplaces” for the second year; Staffing Industry Analysts’ “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” for the fifth consecutive year; and “Fastest Growing Staffing Firms” for the second year; overall winner for “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago;” Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC) and The Daily Herald Business Ledger’s “Best Places to Work in Illinois” for four consecutive years; and was the only company in Illinois and one of six in the nation to win American Psychological Association’s “Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards.”
For more information on LaSalle Network, please visit lasallenetwork.com or contact Heather Youkhana at 312-496-6562, or email@example.com.
About LaSalle Network
LaSalle Network is a national staffing and recruiting firm headquartered in Chicago, specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle and executive search. Since its inception, LaSalle Network has worked with thousands of clients and placed more than 30,000 candidates in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions nationally. LaSalle Network has been listed on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list for the past nine years, named by Staffing Industry Analysts’ as a top five “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” from 2011 – 2015, and on its list “Fastest Growing Staffing Firms” in 2012 – 2015, as well as Crain’s Chicago Business’ Best Places to Work list in 2014 and 2015. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Arlington Heights, Oak Brook, and San Francisco. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit http://www.lasallenetwork.com.