Rolling Meadows, Illinois and Pleasanton, Calif. – June 8, 2018Arlington Resources, Inc. (www.arlingtonresources.com), an industry leader in the recruitment of Human Resources Professionals for direct hire and contract replacements, announced today they have been named to “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” in the category of Small Business. Only companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach can receive this accolade. Arlington Resources will be among the selected companies to be honored on Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Drury Lane Conference Center in Oakbrook Terrace.

An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry, based on key measures in various categories. They include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; Strategic Company Performance; and the Best of the Best Small Business, Medium Business and Large Business. Winners are pooled by the size of their company. Employers with up to 100 employees are classified as Small Business; employers with 101-300 employees are classified as Medium Business; and employers with more than 301 employees are classified as Large Business.

Patricia Casey, president of the Arlington Resources division of the Cornerstone Staffing Solutions family of companies commented, “The management team at Arlington Resources has built a work culture where our employees care for each other and our community. It’s truly an honor to work with these talented men and women who are passionate, spirited and committed to Arlington’s guiding principles. Their responses to the survey support our approach to creating a loyal workplace environment where people love to work.”

Recognition on Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® validates Arlington Resources as a company whose best practices not only improve the work environment for its employees but also epitomize high levels of service excellence delivered to the employers and temporary workers Arlington Resources works with daily. The company has also been recognized for its commitment to improving their local community by encouraging employees to actively participate in activities throughout the neighborhoods they live and work in. Earlier this year, the agency received its fifth consecutive Inavero Best of Staffing® Talent Award as well as Inavero Best of Staffing® – Talent Satisfaction for its third consecutive year. The company received its second consecutive placement on Forbes America’s Best Recruiting Firms in 2018, and Arlington has been listed on the Inc. 5000 list five times.

About Arlington Resources, Inc.

Arlington Resources was founded in 1997 by Patricia Casey. The companies offer a “boutique style” approach to recruiting, talent selection and staffing of Human Resources, and Accounting and Finance Professionals to the greater Chicago area.  As a nationally accredited, best in class recruitment firm, the staff is well networked in the HR community, tenured and industry certified: Society of Human Resources Management, the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago, the Society of Human Resources Professionals, the Northwest Human Resources Council, the Illinois Search and Staffing Association and the National Association of Personnel Services.  The company has been awarded Inavero’s Best of Staffing® acknowledgement for Client Satisfaction in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, as well as Best of Staffing® – Talent Satisfaction for 2016, 2017 and 2018.  The company has been named to Forbes America’s Best Recruiting Firms in 2017 and 2018. Arlington has also been listed on the Inc. 5000 list five times. Visit Arlington at www.arlingtonresources.com.

More About Cornerstone Staffing

Cornerstone Staffing Solutions is among the largest staffing firms in America and received Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Award in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Since 2003, Cornerstone has grown from a neighborhood staffing provider to a national firm that employs thousands of people at hundreds of companies from coast to coast. The Cornerstone family of companies also includes Dallas, Texas-based Rightstone (www.rightstone.com), and Chicago, Illinois-based Arlington Resources, Inc. (www.arlingtonresources.com) and Casey Accounting & Finance Resources (www.caseyresources.com). Providing candidate searching and job placement for administrative, industrial, technical, sales and transportation positions, Cornerstone truly is where talent and jobs meet. Visit Cornerstone at: http://www.cornerstone-staffing.com.

More About The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. It is presented annually in several markets, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area, and Chicago, in addition to a national program. For more information, visit http://www.thebestandbrightest.com/.