Great Lakes Industrial Honored as a Top Workplace by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Great Lakes Industrial, a leading family-owned industrial solutions provider, is thrilled to announce its recognition as a 2024 Top Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. This marks the second consecutive year that GLI has received this honor, underscoring its unwavering dedication to employee satisfaction and engagement.

George Baumann, President of Great Lakes Industrial, expressed his excitement at receiving this award once again, stating, “Being named among the Top Workplaces in Southeast Wisconsin for the second time is truly an honor. Investing in our people has always been a top priority for us, and this award reaffirms the positive impact of our efforts. It motivates us to continue our commitment to creating an even better workplace for our employees.”

Despite facing challenges, including difficulty hiring and lower sales growth, GLI has demonstrated resilience and adaptability. GLI is proud to have brought a renewed sense of positive energy and purpose into the business. Through initiatives aimed at discovering and nurturing both company-wide and individual passions and loves, GLI has fostered a workplace culture rich in enthusiasm and fulfillment.

With a dedicated workforce of 90 individuals spread across seven locations nationwide, Great Lakes Industrial has garnered praise for its clear vision and robust growth plan. Baumann emphasizes the company’s goal of ensuring that every employee considers Great Lakes Industrial the best job they’ve ever had, underscoring the importance of creating an environment where individuals can thrive both professionally and personally.