Steve Schroeder, creative werks Founder and CEO, Named to Chicago’s Titan 100

PXL_20240522_145415954-MPELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. – creative werks founder and CEO Steve Schroeder has been named a 2024 Chicago Titan 100. The program identifies accomplished leaders in the Chicagoland area that demonstrate a level of leadership, vision, and passion that meets the program’s criteria. As announced by Titan 100, “collectively the 2024 Chicago Titan 100 and their companies employ upwards of 325,000 individuals and generate over $42 Billion dollars in annual revenues.”

The recognition focuses on the empathy and positivity that Steve brings to creative werks and its associates. These traits are evident in nearly every aspect of the business, particularly in the creative werks purpose statement: to positively impact the lives of associates, their families, and the community while helping clients grow, innovate, and prosper.

Titan100_BookSteve’s feature in the 2024 Chicago Titan 100 book.

“In November the company will celebrate its 25th anniversary,” says Gretchen LeMay, Head of People and Corporate VP, “and that accomplishment wouldn’t be possible without the strong leadership and caring nature Steve has brought to work every day since creative werks’ inception.”

The creative werks team is thrilled to have their leader recognized as a 2024 Chicago Titan 100 and understands completely when Titan 100’s article on Steve says, “For leading with optimism and empathy, Steve has been named a Titan.”



About creative werks:

Founded in 1999, creative werks designs, manufactures, and co-packs for top 100 food brands. Our mission is to be your ultimate packaging partner, to deliver the highest quality products that wins the hearts of consumers. Committed to practicing business the right way, creative werks runs on 100% alternative energy and achieved a 2022 EcoVadis Gold Rating for its sustainable and ethical business practices.


About Titan 100:

The Titan 100 is a national program honoring CEOs and C-Level executives in select regions of the United States. The program recognizes both private and public company executives who embody leadership, vision, passion, and influence. The Titan 100 are recognized in Chicago, Colorado, Georgia, Philadelphia, Phoenix, St. Louis, Tampa, and Wisconsin.