Boothwyn, PA - March 30, 2020
THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER NAMES NIELSEN-KELLERMAN A WINNER OF THE 2020 TOP WORKPLACE AWARD
Nielsen-Kellerman Company (NK) has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Philadelphia Inquirer. NK is a long-standing US manufacturer of rugged, waterproof environmental monitoring meters and sports performance instruments. NK's team of employees works together in a single facility in Delaware County to design, develop, build, sell and support NK's products.
Philly.com recognizes 135 companies and organizations in Philadelphia as Top Workplaces.Companies are selected for the list based on employee surveys about their workplace covering key areas of employee satisfaction related to workplace conditions, career opportunities, management, pay and benefits and benchmarking NK's benefits and HR practices against other area companies. 2020 is the seventh time that NK has been named a Top Workplace. While NK has grown steadily during this time, expanding both its staff and its product offerings, NK has remained focused on US manufacturing as well as the Lean approaches to process and open communication that empower, develop and challenge its employees. Employees at NK are continually encouraged to help find ways to make their jobs and NK products and services better.
"Being named a Top Workplace in the Philadelphia area means so much to me and the rest of the leadership team at NK," said Alix James, CEO of NK. "We work hard to make NK aplace where we are all valued, understand our purpose and our contributions to it, and enjoy our work together. Our annual survey gives our employees one more chance to tell us where we're getting it right, and where we can improve. As I write this we're in the midst of the coronavirus response, and I could not be more proud of the work each person at NK is doing to continue our work of building products critical for safety and preparedness while caring for our customers and each other. I love getting the official recognition that we're a Top Workplace, but when I look around at our team, I already know that we are."
Nielsen-Kellerman (NK) is the parent company for a family of measuring and monitoring technology brands focused on providing the accurate performance and weather data needed for safety, business success, research and defense as well as athletic and recreational activities. NK specializes in building products that perform in the most challenging outdoor environments from the water to the desert. NK's largest division is the weather division, encompassing Kestrel® Weather and Environmental Meters, Ambient Weather® Stations and internet dashboards, and RainWise® Professional Grade Weather Stations and Rain Gauges. NK also designs and builds NK Sports Performance electronics for rowing and paddling, Kestrel® Ballistics Meters for long-range shooting, and Blue Ocean Rugged Megaphones for outdoor use. NK makes the majority of its products in the USA and is proud to be both a recognized leader in Lean Manufacturing and an award-winning top workplace. For more information, visit www.nkhome.com.
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