|RS Electronics Named One of Michigan's Top Workplaces in 2011|
November 14, 2011 Livonia, MI - RS Electronics, a Michigan based wholesale distributor of industrial electronic components has been recognized as one of the Top Workplaces in Michigan for the third time in three years by the Detroit Free Press.
To determine the Top Workplaces in Michigan, the Detroit Free Press partnered with WorkplaceDynamics, an industry leader in conducting workplace surveys. Top Workplaces lists are based entirely on the opinions of employees, provided through confidential employee surveys. This year, WorkplaceDynamics drew responses from over 102,000 employees from 1020 companies in Michigan. Companies were evaluated by size: up to 150 employees; 151 – 500 employees; and 500+ employees.
"Attracting good people and keeping them is critical for every growth oriented company. As Michigan’s largest electronics distributor, our success is a result of the quality of our people. They are a group of talented and committed individuals who provide superior service to our customers every day. They are the reason why RS has been recognized as a Top Workplace for the past three years." said Howard Taxe, President.
“Great employees make things happen – they give a business its life. At RS, our employees are our living asset, each one putting his/her personal stamp on the success of our business. They are a terrific group of people to work with.” said Maureen Beaty, Human Resources Manager.
Nationally, WorkplaceDynamics has surveyed over 3,500 organizations in the last 12 months, across all sectors - including employees at over one hundred of the Fortune 500 companies. The company is based in Exton, PA.
Founded in 1929, RS Electronics is a wholesale distributor of industrial electronic components, test and measurement instruments, as well as customized purchasing and inventory management services. Over the years, the company has earned local, regional, and national recognition for human resources practices and employee satisfaction. Customers include many of the world's largest commercial and industrial businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies. The company is based in Livonia, MI.