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MRW Connected Honored as ‘Best for Workers’, Creating Higher Quality Jobs That Serve a Higher Purpose

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Today, MRW CONNECTED and 79 other companies worldwide were recognized for creating the highest quality jobs by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of the third annual ‘B Corp Best for Workers’ list. This analysis includes metrics regarding compensation and benefits, health and wellness programs, parent-friendly flex time and leave policies, professional development and internal promotion, corporate culture, profit sharing and ownership opportunities.

 “With Millennials’ increasing demand for work-life integration, B Corps are winning the talent war,” said Jay Coen Gilbert, co-founder B Lab. “The Best for Workers Honorees are leading the way with their commitment to creating high quality jobs that serve a higher purpose.”

The ‘B Corp Best for Workers’ list honors businesses that earned a worker impact score in the top 10% of all Certified B Corporations on the B Impact Assessment, a rigorous and comprehensive assessment of a company's impact on its workers, community, and the environment. Honorees were recognized among micro, small, and mid-sized businesses.

ABOUT MRW CONNECTED

MRW Connected, Inc., provides full-service communications services to educators, non-profits, social entrepreneurs, and just about anyone else working to make the world a better place.  The company’s team of creative and technology professionals work hand-in-hand with clients to develop custom solutions that meet the unique organizational needs of those they serve.  Services include branding, logo and graphic design, website design and development, and advertising and media management.

“It’s an honor and a true thrill to be recognized alongside such an impressive list of businesses,” said Tom Willits, president and co-founder of MRW Connected.  “B Corp does a tremendous job highlighting the ways that companies can directly contribute to the well-being of their employees, community, and environment.  We’ve always been very focused as a company on our impact in these areas, so it’s especially meaningful to be acknowledged for our efforts.”

ABOUT B CORP BEST FOR WORKERS’

The ‘Best for Workers’ companies come from over 25 different industries such as consulting and financial services, renewable energy installation and technical services. One third of honorees are based outside the United States, including countries such as Brazil, New Zealand, Italy Argentina and the United Kingdom. (Full list of honorees at bestfortheworld.bcorporation.net)

Each honored company is a Certified B Corporation. They use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems and have met rigorous standards of overall social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. Today there are over nearly 1,100 Certified B Corporations, across 100+ industries and 34 countries, unified by one common goal: to redefine success in business.

B Lab released the “Best for the World” list (overall impact) in March and the “Best for the Environment” list  (environmental impact) in April and the ‘Best for Communities’ (community impact) list in July. All past honorees can be found at bestfortheworld.bcorporation.net

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