On Monday, March 19th, NEWaukee announced the winners of the 2018 Bubbler Awards: Best Places to Work for Young Professionals in Wisconsin. The following companies were nominated by their employees, evaluated, and selected by a group of young professional leaders from across the state of Wisconsin as the Top 10 Best Places for Young Professionals. Forward Bank headquartered in Marshfield and serving the surrounding communities is proudly in the top 10.
- Eppstein Uhen Architects (Milwaukee)
- Forward Bank (Marshfield)
- GMR Marketing (New Berlin)
- Greenheck (Wausau)
- Johnsonville (Sheboygan Falls)
- Northwestern Mutual (Milwaukee)
- Penrod (Milwaukee)
- Sargento Foods Inc. (Plymouth)
- Skyward Inc. (Stevens Point)
- Wisnet (Fond du Lac)
“I feel honored and humbled to be on a list with companies like the ones listed,” expressed Bill Sennholz, President/CEO of Forward Bank. “But it’s really the dedication of our team who is the driving factor behind our culture and success.”
The Bubbler Awards, part of the YPWeek Wisconsin (a statewide collaboration of young professionals showcasing their communities) highlights companies who have made it a priority to create an environment that allows not only young professionals, but all their employees, to connect to their workplace and community in unique and valuable ways. Forward Bank’s level of community involvement, employee engagement practices, and professional development opportunities were key factors in their nomination.
Hundreds of nominations were submitted and Forward Bank is one of three companies based in Central Wisconsin to receive the award this year and the first ever in Marshfield. “This was the second year I nominated Forward for a Bubbler Award, because I truly believe we offer an employee experience unlike any other. And this year, the jury saw Forward the way I do,” stated Jes Mannigel, Marketing Specialist at Forward Bank.
For future announcements, please visit www.forward.bank.
Forward Bank is a customer-owned, independent community bank who operates to benefit its depositors while offering no fee deposit options, lower lending fees and rates. The Bank continues to be community-orientated by proudly supporting local clubs, businesses, sports, organizations, and schools. Forward Bank currently has offices in Colby, Greenwood, Marshfield, Medford, Stanley, Thorp and Withee. www.forward.bank
YPWeek Wisconsin 2018 brings together young leaders in 27 communities, at purposefully chosen locations that integrate the unique cultural assets with meaningful learning or social interaction. The activities engage the millennial workforce in activities and experience that are important to them while educating employers on the important role these functions play in retaining their workforce. www.ypweek.com
NEWaukee is a social architecture firm that specializes in community-based signature experiences centered on high-profile issues of importance for the city of Milwaukee. NEWaukee also provides consumer, employer brand and talent engagement services to employers looking to attract and retain talent necessary to grow their businesses. www.newaukee.com