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Updated December 26, 2017
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G&K Services CEO and Chairman of the Board Douglas A. (Doug) Milroy
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Pros
  • G&K has a focus on its people and culture that is outstanding (in 38 reviews)

  • Great company but unfortunately it was bought by Cintas (in 33 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Talent Acquisition"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at G&K Services full-time

    Pros

    Long live the G&K Legacy.

    Cons

    Acquisition by Cintas was a major bummer


  2. "IT"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good company
    Nice coworkers

    Cons

    Not much career advancement

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture and senior leadership team.

    Cons

    Sold to a competitor and it is likely the culture will change.


  4. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time

    Pros

    good pay and good bennies

    Cons

    long hours with little help

    Advice to Management

    treat employees as you would like to be treated


  5. "Staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at G&K Services full-time

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers, easy commute, but stressfull

    Cons

    Certain managers hard to work for


  6. "Sr. Executive Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time

    Pros

    It is the teams that you create to service the customer

    Cons

    Acquired in the last year. Policies will change


  7. "Anonymous"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous in Minnetonka, MN
    Former Employee - Anonymous in Minnetonka, MN
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Many hardworking employees. Great co-workers.

    Cons

    Poor communication with employees.

    Advice to Management

    Communicate clearly to all areas about information and changes that directly affects their work.

  8. "HR Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great company to work for

    Cons

    no longer in business since it was acquired by Cintas


  9. "Sad it's gone"

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    Former Employee - Corporate Employee in Minnetonka, MN
    Former Employee - Corporate Employee in Minnetonka, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at G&K Services full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Short commute, great people, great work, fast pace

    Cons

    Most of the corporate office has been disbanded


  10. "No longer in business"

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    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at G&K Services (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great family atmosphere until the merger

    Cons

    Sold to competitor no longer a stand alone company


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