AKRON, Ohio — DRB® proudly announced in a press release that it has been named a 2022 NorthCoast 99 award winner by the Employers Resource Council (ERC).
DRB was among 99 Northeast Ohio workplaces recognized for having exceptional policies, practices and benefits proven to attract and retain top performers.
Founded in 1984, DRB is a provider of point-of-sale and business optimization technology to the carwash and related industries.
The company employs more than 500 professionals and prides itself on making employees feel welcome, wanted and important while investing in their personal and professional development.
“DRB would not be able to achieve the success we have without our people,” said Ian Williams, DRB president and CEO. “We strive every day to cultivate an environment that attracts and retains our best-in-class team and ensures we deliver a level of excellence and innovation to our customers. It is an honor to have ERC validate that.”
To receive the NorthCoast 99 accolade, DRB participated in a rigorous application process, providing detailed information on how it addresses top-performer attraction, development and retention in the areas of:
- Organizational strategy, policies and benefits
- Talent attraction, acquisition and onboarding
- Employee well-being
- Employee engagement and talent development
- Total rewards
- Diversity, equity and inclusion
“More than a business award or event, NorthCoast 99 is a yearlong research program that ERC
established to help make our region a long-term destination of choice for companies and high performing individuals,” said Samantha Marx, ERC’s director of strategic projects, who oversees the NorthCoast 99 program.
The 2022 NorthCoast 99 awards program is sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield,
CareerCurve, Cleveland Magazine, ERChealth, Fifth Third Bank, Gino’s Awards, Maloney + Novotny, Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis, Oswald Companies, Staffing Solutions Enterprises, UKG and Wayfind Creative.