Hemstedt GmbH receives the certification „Wirtschaftsmagnet“

Confirmation of holistic and persistently successful corporate governance

In February 2022, Hemstedt GmbH from Brackenheim in Baden-Württemberg was awarded the "Wirtschaftsmagnet" certificate. The certificate is only awarded to companies that can demonstrate a strong performance in seven areas ranging from employer attractiveness to innovative strength and social responsibility during the qualification process. "Hemstedt GmbH has an impressively good overall performance. In the course of its 48-year company history, it has created a solid, economically very successful basis. The company is developing very dynamically, has shaped a lot of change and continues to transform itself into a small medium-sized group. For Hemstedt, the role has been turning for some time now: with just under 60 employees, the company sets the benchmarks, the standards in the region and beyond, and is becoming a key player under scrutiny," is the result of the qualification process the company has undergone. For this, it was awarded the certificate Wirtschaftsmagnet 2022/23.

All you can heat

Founded in Brackenheim near Stuttgart in 1974, Hemstedt has developed into the leading manufacturer of heating cables and cold storage technology for private and commercial applications.Today, the company focuses primarily on the development and production of energy-efficient heating systems and holistic concepts that contribute significantly to creating not only the climate-neutral, but even the climate-positive home.At Hemstedt, the focus is always on people. The working atmosphere is familiar, the hierarchies flat and permeable. Short decision-making processes help to implement ideas quickly and achieve ambitious goals. Professional and personal qualification programmes offer employees good development opportunities.Protecting the environment and living sustainability is a declared goal at Hemstedt. The company is already demonstrably making a not inconsiderable contribution by conserving resources and saving greenhouse gases. In the social field, Hemstedt is committed to the "Big Help for Little Heroes" foundation, which supports sick children and their families during their inpatient stay at the Heilbronn Children's Hospital, but also in the time afterwards.

Online award

Sabine and Andreas Hemstedt, members of the Hemstedt management, accepted the award during a video conference with Christian Kalkbrenner, the initiator of the Business Magnet certificate. Both were delighted with the award: "We are very pleased that we were able to score points with our strong performance in these turbulent times. And we see the certificate as an incentive to continue on this path," explains Andreas Hemstedt. "We were positively surprised by the evaluation," adds Sabine Hemstedt. "Because we 
have won many prizes, but we have never received such detailed feedback, which tells us specifically where and how we can improve. "

About the Wirtschaftsmagnet certificate

The Wirtschaftsmagnet GmbH has set itself the goal of promoting companies with sustainable and successful corporate management through benchmarking and presenting them to the public as strong companies. The Wirtschaftsmagnet certificate serves as an external sign of this.