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Spirit Week 2021

Spirit Week 2021 is in the books! This is our fourth year celebrating our culture at Freeosk. It started with a group of Freeoskers that wanted to bring the magic of what they remembered from high school pep rallies to life at Freeosk.  Over the years it has evolved into a great way to celebrate... Continue Reading →

Euchre Tourney for a Cause

This month the Giving Back committee of the We-osk Team hosted a Euchre Tournament with a charitable aspect! We played a round-robin style tournament where partners changed each game using a platform called trickstercards.com. Our top winners who claimed the prize of being able to split the money and donate to an organization of their choice... Continue Reading →

The Time is Now

We are Freeosk Week is our way of rallying around the exciting things planned for the year. We planned a week's worth of activities to showcase The Time is Now! Matt kicked off the week giving an overview of the market and how our products support industry growth. We then shared details about large bodies... Continue Reading →

How We Work

Our Approach to Work in 2021 This past year, COVID-19 forced us to examine the nature of work and develop processes to adapt best practices to slow the spread of the virus. We recognized that we needed to examine our work plan, and instead of forcing a model on Freeoskers, we asked what the future... Continue Reading →

Grow, Evolve, Become in 2020

In the fall of 2019, our Team Leads came together for 2020 planning. Little did we know what was in store for the year.  We planned for an exciting year—created big goals and looked to the future. We thought about new product launches, teams and functions. Our theme for 2020 was "Grow, Evolve, Become." This... Continue Reading →

Freeosk Gives Back!

The We-osk Giving Back Team kicked off this month by sharing an opportunity to support Suder Montessori, a Chicago Public School. Over the past few years, we've built a relationship with Suder through hosting career days, conducting book drives, and volunteering with them. This year we are excited to participate in their Adopt-A-Child program. They asked us... Continue Reading →

10 Years of Wisdom

Congrats to Al Kohn, Director of Engineering, on hitting 10 years with Freeosk this month! Check out some of the highlights he shared about his time so far with us! What is one of your most favorite memories from your time at Freeosk so far? I would say the two weeks Tony, Matt, Nathalie and... Continue Reading →

First Annual Freeosk Virtual Fun Run

After receiving the unfortunate news that the race he was training for would be postponed due to COVID-19, Steve, Sr. Manager of Mechanical Systems, took on the challenge of turning lemons into lemonade. The first ever Freeosk Virtual Fun Run was born! Freeoskers joined the #freeoskrunners Slack group where they shared training tips, playlists, and motivation throughout... Continue Reading →