Company Named Top Employer in Real Estate
New York – August 8, 2022 – Link Logistics Real Estate (“Link” or the “Company”), the owner and operator of the largest U.S.-only portfolio of logistics real estate, today announced it has received a 2022 Gold Stevie® Award for Great Employers, a global program designed to recognize the world’s best employers focused on creating and driving great places to work. Link won in the real estate category.
Over 950 nominations from organizations of all sizes in 26 nations were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. More than 100 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s gold, silver and bronze Stevie Award winners. Winners in the Employer of the Year categories were determined by a unique blending of the ratings of the professional judges and more than 80,000 public votes.
“This award reflects the level of commitment and care Link employees show toward each other and our customers,” said Luke J. Petherbridge, Link’s chief executive officer. “We will continue to develop programs and policies that ensure our employees are excited to come to work every day.”
This year’s winners will be honored during a ceremony in Las Vegas in September. Details about the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the list of winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/HR.
“We are so very honored to receive this award,” said Maria Kappel, Link’s chief people officer. “Since our founding, the Link team has been committed to cultivating an environment of inclusivity, understanding, innovation and growth, and we are thrilled to see this dedication recognized.”
About Link Logistics
Link Logistics is a leading national last-mile logistics real estate company designed to meet the needs of the modern supply chain. The Company, established in 2019 by Blackstone, operates the largest portfolio of logistics real estate assets located exclusively in the U.S. As of December 31, 2022, Link owns, has interests in, or has under development logistics facilities across key distribution markets in the U.S. that will represent a total of 545 million square feet when completed and serves more than 11,000 customers. Link has the scale, geographic footprint and logistics expertise, as well as a heightened focus on sustainability, to power the supply chain of tomorrow. For more information regarding the Company, please visit www.linklogistics.com.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
About Link Logistics
Link Logistics is the largest U.S.-only operator of last-mile industrial real estate. As of December 31, 2023, Link Logistics serves approximately 10,000 customers and owns, has interests in, or has under development logistics facilities that will represent a total of 539 million square feet across key U.S. distribution markets. Established by Blackstone in 2019, Link Logistics has the scale, footprint and proprietary insights, as well as a focus on sustainability, to drive value for our customers and stakeholders. For more information regarding the Company, please visit www.linklogistics.com.