West Monroe, a national business and technology consulting firm, today announced it ranked No. 19 as part of the 2021 Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services program by Great Place to Work.
The ranking considered feedback representing more than 463,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations in the consulting and professional services industry. This is the second year West Monroe has been included as a member of the large company category, and the fifth year in a row it has placed overall.
“I am proud that West Monroe is once again honored among these prestigious companies. This award reflects our commitment to culture, despite the inherit challenges this past year,” said Chief People Officer Susan Stelter.
Investing in our culture by building trust and making our employees from all different backgrounds feel heard and included has never been more important. The last year has demonstrated just how critical it is to put people first, and this award solidifies our commitment to doing so.”
Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. Rankings are based on employees’ experiences, no matter who they are or what they do.
“These companies are proof that strong company culture is not restricted to the physical workplace,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, VP global recognition, Great Place to Work®. “Despite the challenges of the pandemic and remote work, employees at these companies say they feel supported by their leaders, connected to their colleagues and that managers bring out the best in everyone.”
Founded in 2002 in Chicago, West Monroe has grown to 1,500 employees nationally and has received numerous accolades for its workplace and people practices. West Monroe was also ranked as one of the Best Workplaces for Parents, Best Workplaces for Women, Best Workplaces for Millennials, Best Workplaces for Giving Back, among others. Our award-winning culture is built on the belief that investing in our people and building the next generation of leaders is key to our success.