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2017 NorthCoast 99 Event Recap

clock September 27, 2017 10:37 by author NorthCoast 99
 

 

The 2017 NorthCoast 99 Awards Event was an electrifying evening filled with music, singing, and laughter. The energy in the room was as vibrant and fun as the evening’s theme, “Fun in the Workplace.” More...



Inside the 2017 NorthCoast 99 Winner Demographics

clock September 5, 2017 10:33 by author kbutler@yourerc.com

 

Inside the 2017 NorthCoast 99 Winner Demographics

The annual NorthCoast 99 Winner’s Report is a comprehensive summary of best practices, benchmark data, stories, examples, and case studies based on the responses of the NorthCoast 99 Winners. Here are some of the notable statistics regarding the special category benchmarks: More...



2016 NorthCoast 99 Awards Event Recap

clock October 10, 2016 08:51 by author kbutler@yourerc.com

2016 NorthCoast 99 Awards Event Recap

Pat Perry, President of ERC, kicked off the Awards by describing the true essence of this year’s NorthCoast 99 Awards, “this evening is about forward momentum. About leaving something better than how you found it.” To leave a legacy means to have made an impact. To have made an impact means to believe in something bigger than yourself. And that’s what was celebrated at the 18th Annual NorthCoast 99 event on September 22, 2016. More...



NorthCoast 99 Winners: By the Numbers

clock August 23, 2016 09:27 by author NorthCoast 99

The annual NorthCoast 99 Winner’s Report is a comprehensive summary of best practices, benchmark data, stories, examples, and case studies based on the responses of the NorthCoast 99 Winners.

Each year, the 99 Winners vary in all shapes and sizes. Here are some of the notable statistics regarding the Winners demographics: More...



Congratulations to the 2016 NorthCoast 99 Winners!

clock August 22, 2016 11:36 by author NorthCoast 99

 

2016 NorthCoast 99 Winners

NorthCoast 99 is an annual recognition program that honors 99 great workplaces for Top Talent in Northeast Ohio.

Organizations are evaluated based on data regarding policies and practices related to the attraction and retention of top performers. Organizations are also awarded for being a top-scorer for their company size, a 10-year Legacy Award winner, and for excellence in six special categories. More...



Winner Spotlight Series: Human Arc

clock November 18, 2015 15:03 by author NorthCoast 99

Thirty-one years ago, Mike Baird, CEO of Human Arc, had recently graduated college but was ready for something more. He had a dream to start a business that included both purpose and profit. So Baird started Human Arc, a company that helps hospitals and health plans improve revenue while delivering significant community benefit. On behalf of its clients, Human Arc helps patients and plan members with low or no income, and those who are aged or have disabilities, enroll in government-funded assistance programs and realize quality-of-life improvements. More...



Winner Spotlight Series: Akron Children's Hospital

clock November 2, 2015 11:07 by author NorthCoast 99

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the United States. Its staff handles nearly 850,000 patient visits a year at two hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care. Since its founding by a group of volunteers 125 years ago, Akron Children’s has been committed to delivering family-centered, pediatric care and to upholding  its three founding promises:  1) Treat others as we would like to be treated; 2) Treat every child as we would our own; and 3) Turn no child away for any reason.

That is exactly what one employee, Karen Ingram, patient service representative (PSR), has done. Three years ago, Ingram began collecting clothing for patients of Children’s Locust Pediatric Care Group. She stored her supplies in a closet in the medical office and opened it to families who needed extra support. More...



Stories of NorthCoast 99 Winners Revealed

clock September 29, 2015 11:01 by author kbutler@yourerc.com
 

On September 24, ERC honored the top 99 places to work in Northeast Ohio at its 2015 NorthCoast 99 Awards Event. The night started off with Carl Jara creating an amazing NorthCoast 99 sand sculpture with 3 tons of sand, followed by DJ Michelle Pesce setting the tone with awesome music and beats. Then, stories were told of community, bravery and risk-taking. The night concluded with Joe Castillo, a motivational speaker that brought stories to life through picturesque sand images he created with his own hands. By the end of the night, the audience left feeling uplifted and filled with a desire to do more than they ever dreamed. More...