TROY, Mich. – July 28, 2011 – Troy, Mich.-based Brightwing, the staffing and training company that elevates human performance, has been recognized as one of the coolest places to work by Crain’s Detroit Business. The company will be honored on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn.

Crain’s received nominations from a large amount of companies this year. Leaders of the companies were then asked to fill out a survey on company benefits, policies and practices. From their responses, 35 winning companies were chosen across five size categories, based on point totals.

In addition to the MBPA recognition, Brightwing in 2011 was named a “Top Small Company Workplace” by Inc. Magazine and Winning Workplaces. It was also named a Dallas Business Journal “2010 Best Place to Work,” and a 2009 and 2010 “101 Best and Brightest Company to Work For” by the Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA) and Corp! Magazine.

Brightwing represents more than 550 consultants and clients nationwide. The company has offices in Dallas, Texas, and Weston, Fla.

About Brightwing: At Brightwing our goal is different. We help people and organizations of all types and sizes enhance performance levels in the workplace. From staffing and recruiting to training and development, we are all about creating workplace environments where employees thrive! We do this by listening, advising and delivering well thought out performance-based people solutions. We believe it takes a personal approach. It also takes knowledge and intuition that can only be gained through 35 years of experience in asking the right questions.

Brightwing has been named a “Top Small Company Workplace,” by Inc. Magazine, a “Cool Place to Work,” by Crain’s Detroit Business, a “101 Best and Brightest Company to Work For,” by the Michigan Business and Professional Association and Corp! Magazine and a “2010 Best Place to Work,” by Dallas Business Journal. Headquartered in Troy, MI, Brightwing has branch offices in Dallas, TX, and Weston, FL.  To discover the Brightwing difference, visit


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