"2017 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation" - Kiekert USA among the best employers
1/18/2018 Kiekert AG, Wixom Kiekert Wixom has received the prestigious US employer award “2017 Best and Brightest Companies for Work in the Nation”. This award is given annually by the National Association of Business Resources to innovative and influential companies in the US market. These companies have distinguished themselves through attractive employee programs to promote professional and personal development as well as excellent working conditions. With this award, the US location Kiekert Wixom is one of the honored companies that have shown special commitment in the areas of employee communication, work-life balance, training and staff retention. "As a technology company we understand that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our employees provide the foundation that is essential to Kiekert’s continued growth and sustainability as a market leader. We are proud to be part of a group that has a similar focus and commitment to their employees” says Mike Hietbrink, General Manager Kiekert USA and Global Sales Director. In addition to Kiekert, leading companies such as Blackberry, Haribo, Puma, Verizon and ZF are among the winners.
As the lead engineering and program management center for the NAFTA region, Kiekert’s Wixom location and its sister plant in Mexico are responsible for more than $250 million in annual revenue. Today Kiekert has a market share of 25 percent in the NAFTA Region.