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The Mx Group Named One of the Best Places to Work in Illinois

BURR RIDGE, IL--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - The Mx Group, a business-to-business marketing and technology services company, was recently named one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Illinois. The Mx Group was one of 65 companies statewide honored Monday, May 12, at the annual recognition event, hosted by the Daily Herald Business Ledger and held at the Chicago Marriott Oak Brook hotel.

"This award is a testament to the environment our team has fostered throughout our 25 years in business," said Andy Mahler, CEO of The Mx Group. "We believe in providing a positive, collaborative atmosphere and healthy work-life balance for our employees -- and we take that commitment very seriously. Seeing our efforts recognized by Best Places to Work in Illinois is great validation."

The Best Places to Work in Illinois competition evaluates companies statewide to identify, recognize and honor those organizations that provide employees with a successful work environment, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2014 Best Places to Work in Illinois list is made up of 26 companies in the small employer category (15-99 U.S. employees), 23 companies in the medium employer category (100-499 U.S. employees) and 16 companies in the large employer category (500 or more U.S. employees).

The Mx Group maintains a successful work environment by offering its employees a professionally rewarding atmosphere and unique culture. Some of the factors that contribute to the thriving workplace include:

  • Professional training and advancement opportunities
  • Newly remodeled, collaborative office space
  • Comprehensive benefits and 401(k) plans
  • Flexible work hours and telecommuting options 
  • Monthly company events, e.g. office olympics, trivia, cooking competitions, volunteer opportunities
  • Shortened workdays on Fridays during the summer
  • Fully-stocked beer and wine fridge

The workplace survey and awards program began in 2006 and is in partnership with the Daily Herald Business Ledger, the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC), the Illinois State Chamber of Commerce and the Workforce Boards of Metropolitan Chicago. Best Companies Group manages the program.

The Mx Group will be profiled in a special publication by the Daily Herald Business Ledger on June 23.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Illinois program, visit If you are interested in working for The Mx Group, please visit

About The Mx Group
The Mx Group is a marketing and technology services company that helps companies excite markets, engage customers, effect sales and embed value to create a Total Market Experience. In February 2013, MarketSense and MarketEffect combined to become The Mx Group. The company was named a top B2B agency by BtoB Magazine for each of the past six years. The company is privately owned and located 20 minutes west of Chicago in Burr Ridge, Illinois. For more information, visit or call 800-827-0170.

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