Plex Systems Named a Top Workplace by Detroit Free Press

Leader in Cloud ERP for Manufacturing Recognized for the Eighth Time

TROY, Michigan, November 7, 2017 – Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, has once again been named one of Michigan’s Top Workplaces by The Detroit Free Press. The recognition marks the eighth time Plex has received the award.

Plex was named to the 2017 Top Workplaces list based on the results of a third-party survey completed by Plex team members. The survey, administered by leading research firm WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, evaluated team alignment, execution, and connection among other factors key to a thriving workplace.

Plex Systems: Committed to Building the Best Place to Work, Period.

  • Founded and headquartered in Michigan, Plex has more than 500 employees focused on delivering innovative, industry-leading cloud-based solutions to run manufacturing enterprises.
  • Plex is committed to building a culture of enthusiasm and achievement. The company invests in a work environment that fosters collaboration and learning along with meaningful benefits, team building, phenomenal workspaces, personal support, and opportunities for career growth.
  • Plex is regularly recognized as one of the best places to work in the country. In December, the National Association for Business Resources recognized Plex as one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® for the second year in a row.

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“The Top Workplaces award is not a popularity contest. And oftentimes, people assume it’s all about fancy perks and benefits,” said Doug Claffey, CEO of WorkplaceDynamics. “But to be a Top Workplace, organizations must meet our strict standards for organizational health. And who better to ask about work life than the people who live the culture every day—the employees? Time and time again, our research has proven that what’s most important to them is a strong belief in where the organization is headed, how it’s going to get there, and the feeling that everyone is in it together.”

“At Plex, our culture can be summed up in two words: we care,” said Don Clarke, Plex CEO. “We care about our team and strive every day to create a workplace that enables them to collaborate, innovate, and enrich their professional lives. That passion extends to our customers. Our solutions are a direct result of the dedication and innovation of the Plex team, and of the culture we have built together.” 

About Plex Systems

Plex is the Manufacturing Cloud, delivering industry-leading ERP and manufacturing automation to more than 550 companies across process and discrete industries. Plex pioneered cloud solutions for the shop floor, connecting suppliers, machines, people, systems and customers with capabilities that are easy to configure, deliver continuous innovation and reduce IT costs. With insight that starts on the production line, Plex helps companies see and understand every aspect of their business ecosystems, enabling them to lead in an ever-changing market. Learn more at

About WorkplaceDynamics, LLC

Headquartered in Exton, PA, WorkplaceDynamics specializes in employee feedback surveys and workplace improvement. This year alone, more than two million employees in over 6,000 organizations will participate in the Top Workplaces™ campaign—a program it conducts in partnership with more than 40 prestigious media partners across the United States. Workplace Dynamics also provides consulting services to improve employee engagement and organizational health. WorkplaceDynamics is a founding B Corporation member, a coalition of organizations that are leading a global movement to redefine success in business by offering a positive vision of a better way to do business.

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