January 21, 2015
FONA International was chosen as one of the 2015 People’s Picks: 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production by the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures Great Place to Work® ’s Great Rated!™. In fact, FONA was the #3 ranked small/medium business in the category. Our Great Rated page can be viewed here: http://us.greatrated.com/fona-international-inc.
The national award is based on employee survey results evaluated by Great Place to Work’s Trust Index© . The index examines company culture and measures employee engagement by surveying employee opinions, attitudes and perceptions on the level of trust between colleagues and between management and employees.
Tonya Hubbartt, FONA’s Director of Human Resources, says, “We are focused on the well-being of each and every employee, and strive to create a safe, nurturing environment where engaged employees thrive, deliver excellence to customers and pursue a rewarding career.”
FONA supports employees through an array of meaningful opportunities and generous benefits such as covering 100% of employees’ health insurance premiums, summer hours, an onsite fitness center, car wash/oil change/dry cleaning pick up & drop off, yoga/massages, tuition reimbursement and monthly employee lunch celebrations.
About FONA International, Inc. Founded in 1987, FONA International creates and manufactures flavors for many of the largest food, beverage, nutraceutical and pharmaceutical companies in the world. It offers flavor solutions for the confection, grain, beverage, performance nutrition, OTC and emerging markets from its state-of-the-art, 33-acre campus in Geneva, IL. FONA International has established a reputation as the forward-thinking, independent solution provider in the very competitive flavor industry