Chicago, Ill., August 8, 2013 – LaSalle Network, Chicago’s premier provider of professional staffing and recruiting services, recently announced its Founder and CEO, Tom Gimbel, was selected as an honoree of the 2013 “Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards.” Gimbel was recognized specifically for the “Growth” category.
Presented by the Daily Herald Business Ledger, the Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards honors business leaders who have played an integral role in helping to develop a company into one that demonstrates profitability, significant growth, and long-term potential.
“It’s a great achievement to be selected as an honoree,” said Tom Gimbel, Founder and CEO. “Since starting LaSalle Network fifteen years ago, my philosophy has always been putting employees first. Happy employees treat customers better, subsequently improving customer service levels and sales at the organization.”
Through education and empowerment, Gimbel encourages staff to challenge themselves, ask questions and take on more responsibility to develop professionally. “We make training and development a priority, and we educate employees on how to be thinkers and problem solvers,” added Gimbel.
LaSalle Network provides professional staffing and recruiting services specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing and executive search, for temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions.
The awards ceremony will take place Wednesday, September 11 from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Northern Illinois University in Naperville. The honorees will also be recognized in the October 14 issue of the Daily Herald Business Ledger.
About LaSalle Network
LaSalle Network is Chicago’s premier provider of professional staffing and recruiting services specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing and executive search. Since its inception, LaSalle has grown over 1,000 percent, worked with thousands of clients and placed more than 25,000 candidates in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions. LaSalle Network has been listed on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list for the past six years, named by Staffing Industry Analysts’ as a top five “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” from 2011 through 2013, and among the “Fastest Growing Staffing Firms” in 2012 and 2013. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Arlington Heights, Oak Brook and Gurnee. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit www.lasallenetwork.com.