Ohio-Based Dealer Garners Top Workplace Honor

The recognition was based on an anonymous employee survey “that helps identity 15 culture drivers critical to success in an organization."

Burkett Restaurant Equipment & Supplies employees—(left to right) Marketing Manager Mike Metzger, President and CEO Jameel Burkett, Vice President Sales and Marketing Crystal Rinker, Human Resources Manager Jackie Brown and Vice President of Finance Kristy Burns—pose with the Top Workplaces 2023 award Thursday, Jan. 26, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Perrysburg, Ohio.

Foodservice equipment dealer Burkett Restaurant Equipment & Supplies was recently honored as a top workplace in northwest Ohio.

The honor, bestowed by The Toledo Blade, entailed an anonymous employee survey “that helps identify 15 culture drivers critical to success in an organization,” a release explains.

“Receiving this award is such a humbling recognition,” says CEO and President Jameel Burkett in a press release. “We work diligently every day to be an employer of choice with an employee-first mentality.”

The dealership, which ranked No. 28 in FER’s 2022 Top Dealer Report, is based Perrysburg, Ohio, and has 85 employees.



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