Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce recognizes employers who demonstrate a leadership-level commitment to promoting work/life integration for their employees
FOX CITIES, Wis. – (May 19, 2022) – Appvion has been certified as a 2022 gold-level Employee Friendly Workplace in the Fox Cities by the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce. Gold-certified employers are community leaders in promoting work/life integration by making significant investments in employee-friendly policies and practices.
“Our goal is to continuously evolve our culture into something even greater and being recognized as an Employee Friendly Workplace further differentiates us as a top employer of choice in the Fox Cities,” said Laurie Andriate, CEO of Appvion. “We are pleased to be recognized as gold-certified for the employee-centric benefits and experiences we’ve built and grown over time.”
Appvion’s fringe benefits comprise an essential part of compensation and the company strives to meet the diverse needs of its employees. Key employee perks that distinguish Appvion include:
- 12 paid holidays
- Up to 100% tuition reimbursement for continuing education
- Generous employer-paid short-term disability benefits
- Up to 8 hours of paid time off for volunteering
Employee friendly workplace policies and practices foster a supportive work environment that improves employee engagement and encourages employee loyalty. A commitment to employee friendliness creates an environment in the Fox Cities that attracts and retains the best employees for the region. To learn more about the Fox Cities Employee Friendly Workplace certification and initiative, please visit foxcitieschamber.com/employee-friendly-workplace.
About Fox Cities Employee Friendly Workplace Initiative
The Fox Cities Employee Friendly Workplace Initiative is a collaboration between employers and community organizations, led by the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce, focused on enhancing work/life integration for all employees by encouraging the adoption of more employee friendly workplace practices and policies. Certification is open to all employers with operations located in the Fox Cites (Calumet, Outagamie and northern Winnebago Counties). The comprehensive benefit criteria incorporated into the application is intended to be attainable as well as aspirational for employers of any size across all industry sectors foxcitieschamber.com/employee-friendly-workplace.
As a leading manufacturer in North America, Appvion develops innovative, water-based, and environmentally responsible coating solutions for consumers’ everyday life. Appvion utilizes its material science expertise to apply high-performance, functional coating solutions to various flexible substrates, including products from an FDA-compliant facility. Primary offerings include direct thermal paper and film products and renewable, fiber-based consumer and industrial packaging solutions. Headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin, Appvion employs nearly 400 people. Connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn to learn more.