Employees vote ASI a Best Place to Work for 8th consecutive year
TREVOSE, PA – April 4, 2017 –The Advertising Specialty Institute® (ASI) today announced it has been honored as “Best Employer for Working Parents” in an employee-driven regional competition recognizing outstanding workplace environments.
Working parents at ASI reap the benefits of an onsite daycare, new moms are offered a private nursing room and pregnant women are given parking spaces close to the entrance. Plus, new parents receive eight weeks of free day care.
The 2017 Best Places to Work contest was sponsored by Calkins Media, publisher of the Bucks County Courier Times, The Intelligencer and the Burlington County Times, and their online jobs partner, Monster.com.
Below are comments from two working parents whose vote helped make ASI a winning company:
“ASI is always on the lookout for talented, enthusiastic people who want to learn, grow and help us improve as a company, and it’s beyond gratifying when our employees acknowledge the efforts we make to prove we care about our colleagues,” said Timothy M. Andrews, president and chief executive officer of ASI. “It’s hard to be a working parent, and whatever we can do to make this important job manageable is worth it.”
Under the guidance of Carol Albright, ASI senior vice president of human resources, ASI has been consistently ranked among the “Best Places to Work” in Philadelphia and Bucks County, PA, with employees voting ASI a great place to work every year since 2010.
In all, 18 businesses were acknowledged in 27 work-related categories in this year’s contest. Winners were honored at a luncheon at the Northampton Valley Country Club in Richboro, PA.
In 2016, ASI was honored as “Best Employer Overall” and in 2015 as “Best Place for Working Moms.” In 2014, ASI was recognized as a “Top Workplace” and “Best Employer for New Graduates.” In 2013, ASI was named a “Best Places to Work – Large Company,” “Best Place for Working Moms” and “Best Employer for New Graduates.” ASI previously won “Best Places to Work” awards in 2012, 2011 and 2010.
ASI is a family-owned company that offers competitive benefits, an array of educational programs, an award-winning Wellness Program and diversity initiatives. ASI also provides a fitness center, Starbucks, a café featuring healthy options, casual dress every day and community service events.
ASI’s engaging work atmosphere is supported through fun activities such as employee social mixers and friendly competitions, and it recognizes outstanding professional achievements through quarterly president’s awards and an annual employee awards ceremony.
The Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI®) serves a network of 23,500 suppliers, distributors and decorators in the $23 billion promotional products industry. ASI’s flagship product, the technology platform ESP®, serves the industry’s supply and marketing chain. ASI also produces award-winning digital and print content, live events and educational programs that enable companies in 61 countries to be more efficient, productive and profitable. ASI’s Counselor® magazine provides the most authoritative business content in the industry, and the ASI Certification Program features 500+ live and online education courses for over 40,000 professionals. The company, family owned and operated since 1962, is proud to have been consistently ranked among the “Best Places to Work” in Philadelphia and Bucks County, PA. For more info: www.asicentral.com.