Star Tribune Names Restaurant Technologies a 2020 Top 150 Workplace
Mendota Heights, MN June 29, 2020—Restaurant Technologies has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list will be published in the Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section on Sunday, June 28.
Produced by the same team that compiles the 29-year-old Star Tribune 100 report of the best-performing public companies in Minnesota, Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction. The analysis included responses from over 76,000 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.
The rankings in the Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces are based on survey information collected by Energage, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention.
“All of us at Restaurant Technologies appreciate and proudly accept this recognition and award,” said Jeff Kiesel, CEO, Restaurant Technologies. “It is recognition of our commitment to do our best for our customers and for each other. And it is also recognition that we can be our full selves at work, a characteristic that has helped us through our current pandemic state. Our high levels of mutual trust has enabled us to work flexibly from anywhere, allow people to balance their personal lives and deliver on our commitments. I am proud to be on the Restaurant Technologies Team!”
Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, “The companies in the Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces deserve high praise for creating the very best work environments in the state of Minnesota. My congratulations to each of these exceptional companies.”
Restaurant Technologies is a leading foodservice industry partner, proudly serving more than 30,000 quick-service and full-service restaurant chains, independent restaurants, grocery delis, hotels, casinos, universities and hospitals, nationwide. Restaurant Technologies helps foodservice operators make safer, smarter, more efficient and more sustainable kitchens through their cooking oil and hood and flue management solutions. Total Oil Management automates the cooking oil process from storage and handling to filtration, monitoring and disposal of used cooking oil. AutoMist® automates hood and flue cleaning, and Grease LockTM hood filters slow grease build-up. Headquartered in Mendota Heights, Minn., Restaurant Technologies is a privately held company, currently operates 41 depots and has more than 1,000 employees serving customers across the United States.
To qualify for the Star Tribune Top Workplaces, a company must have more than 50 employees in Minnesota. Nearly 3,000 companies were invited to participate. Rankings were composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses.