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IDG's Computerworld Names HAVI Global Solutions to 2014 List of 100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology

June 24, 2014

HAVI Global Solutions Ranks Among the Top 20 Small-Sized Organizations

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HAVI Global Solutions, LLC (HGS),is pleased to announce it was named as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in IT, by Computerworld, an IDG publication. HGS was ranked as number 19 (in the list of small-sized organizations) for challenging their IT staff as well as providing great benefits and compensation. HGS will be included in coverage in Computerworld along with results from the 21st annual Best Places to Work in IT survey.

"Being named to the Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT underscores HAVI Global Solutions’ commitment to helping its customers and employees Grow Smarter,” said Dave Ficken, chief information officer, HAVI Global Solutions. "In the competitive landscape of IT in the Chicagoland area where anyone with an IT background can get a job, IT professionals choose to work at HGS for more than just an IT job; they come here to grow and develop their careers.”

Members of the HGS IT department collaborate cross-functionally to achieve common goals across HGS’s complex, global enterprise by implementing strategic best-in-class technology solutions and embedding IT professionals in the "day-to-day" business to ensure increased effectiveness and alignment with the business. HGS considers IT to be a strategic investment - to better position and leverage HGS capabilities and help deliver additional customer value and competitive advantage, now and in the future.

"Hiring the best and the brightest IT pros, offering them competitive pay and providing top-notch benefits is just the beginning for the outstanding employers on this year's Best Places to Work in IT list," said Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld. "Both newcomers to the list and rock-steady stalwarts nurture their talent with challenging business-critical projects, extensive training opportunities and ongoing career development programs. They invest in their own futures by investing in their employees."

About the Best Places to Work in IT

The Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG’s Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.

About HAVI Global Solutions

HAVI Global Solutions, LLC (HGS), is a professional services company dedicated to helping our customers grow smarter by delivering strategic and operational competitive advantage from idea to end-of-life. Leveraging our industry-leading experience, global reach, expert competencies and capabilities in packaging, promotions, analytics, supply chain, sustainability, recycling and waste solutions, we help our customers better manage risk, achieve operational excellence and realize their growth strategies while addressing the most demanding, complex challenges across their business value chain. For more information about HAVI Global Solutions, please visit

About Computerworld

Computerworld is the leading IT media brand helping Sr. IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value from core to edge technologies. Computerworld’s award-winning website (, publication, focused conference series, custom solutions and research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.1 million monthly page views (Omniture, February 2013) and was recognized in BtoB’s 2013 Media Power 50 list; recognition Computerworld has received for more than 5 consecutive years. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading media, events and research company. Company information is available at

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Lorie Bonham, 630.788.3418

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