CHICAGO – MONDAY, June 22 – IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld announced Nitel, a leading nationwide next-generation technology services provider, as a 2020 Best Places to Work in IT, one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation. Organizations will be included in coverage on and along with results from the 2020 Best Places to Work in IT survey.

“We are honored to be named amongst the best companies to work for in the industry,” said Rick Stern, CEO, Nitel. “From work-life balance to employee development to a fun work environment, we actively listen to our employees in order to provide the benefits that mean the most to them. Having dedicated ourselves to a positive work environment has enabled us to continuously attract top talent in a highly competitive job market.”

Because the perfect job doesn’t look the same to everyone, Nitel provides a variety of benefits and perks to cater to the diverse work staff. Work-life balance is maintained by offering flexible work hours, the ability to work from home, and summer Fridays. To promote and assist employee development, Nitel provides technical and professional training through Nitel U. Additionally, Nitel sustains charitable partnerships which include Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, Ronald McDonald House, Animal Welfare League, Chicago Food Depository, and Chicago Cares, providing employees monthly opportunities to volunteer and give back.

“As technology continues to evolve more rapidly than ever, attracting and retaining top IT talent to research, deploy and maintain that technology has never been more important or more challenging,” said Mark Lewis, VP Audience Development at IDG’s Insider Pro. “Companies that have earned a spot on the Insider Pro and Computerworld 2020 Best Place to Work in IT list share a common denominator: They create an environment that not only rewards workers with competitive compensation and benefits, but they also foster a spirit of diversity, social responsibility, training and innovation.”

About the Best Places to Work in IT
The Best Places to Work in IT list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by Insider Pro and 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, IDG conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.

About Insider Pro
InsiderPro provides its subscribers with access to in-depth journalism, exclusive research, enterprise product reviews, hands-on advice, editor-curated special reports and feature articles on topics such as AI, machine learning, cloud platforms, analytics, network security, cyber threats, IoT, tech careers and much more. Insider Pro is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available. at

About Computerworld
Computerworld is the leading technology media brand empowering enterprise users and their managers, helping them create business advantage by skillfully exploiting today’s abundantly powerful web, mobile, and desktop applications. Computerworld also offers guidance to IT managers tasked with optimizing client systems—and helps businesses revolutionize the customer and employee experience with new collaboration platforms. Computerworld’s award-winning website ( ), strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world’s largest global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available