The Champion Companies

Our Culture

Working for Champion 

Champion takes pride in creating a unique career experience which is cultivated with our emphasis on hard work, recognition and fun.

It’s really the people that make Champion the kind of company it is. We hire people who are smart and determined, and we favor ability over experience. We want to ensure that our team members are well taken care of since we are thankful for all they do for us. We provide our team members an exceptional career experience by offering:

Our Benefits

  • Time away paid
  • 401(k) Match
  • Full company-paid major medical health insurance
  • Short-term disability
  • Long-term disability
  • Employee Profit Sharing Plan
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health savings account contribution
  • Participation in Champion Cares
  • Competitive salaries
  • Continuing professional education

Our Traditions

Quarterly Vision MeetingsIMG_1400

Champion hosts quarterly vision meetings over breakfast to bring the entire team together to keep everyone up to date on company progress, initiatives and future endeavors.

Annual Holiday Party

At the end of each year, Champion brings the team together for a fun-filled night of dinner, drinks and awards as we reminisce about all we have accomplished as a company during the year.

Employees of the Year

2011

  • Lucas Hatton
  • Tara McIntosh

2012

  • Sarah DeLong
  • Ryan Lithgo
  • Brian Speece

2013

  • Stephen Doyle
  • Jason McIntosh
  • Shawn Sass

2014

  • David Hatcher
  • Jamie Pryde

2015

  • Dan Hunter
  • Bridget Murphy
  • Britany Lovins
  • Megan Mooney

2016

  • Britany Lovins
  • Jeff Sikora
  • Brian Hoar
  • Justin Wackerman
  • Kenny Wells

2017

  • Tom Bently
  • Chelsey Baltes
  • Jon McMillen
  • Lindsey Kuhn

Family Fall FestivalIMG_1969

Each October Champion welcomes team members and their families to a potluck cookout with kid friendly activities such as a petting zoo, pumpkin decorating, face painting and a bounce house.

Champion (Happy) Hour

Champion Hours are after work get-togethers scheduled at local bars and restaurants throughout the year to bring team members together for a night of casual mingling.

The Loop

The Loop is Champion’s monthly internal e-newsletter sent out to do just as its name describes–keep everyone in the loop on what Champion is up to.

Champion Committees

Champion gives its team members the opportunity to make a direct impact on Champion’s culture by participating in one of three committees: The Champion Cares Committee, The Party Planning Committee, and The Culture Club.

Serving Meals at the YWCA Family Center

Each month, Champion team members volunteer to serve dinner to the families in need at the YWCA Family Center

in Columbus, Ohio.

Building Homes with Habitat for Humanity

Several times a year, Champion team members volunteer to build a home with Habitat for Humanity Mid-Ohio, that Champion helps sponsor for a deserving family in need.

Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio

Every year Champion participates in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio Taste of Class for Kids fundraiser, as well as sponsors the annual Champion Cares Golf Invitational, formerly known as the Doc & Yeager Golf Invitational which benefits BBBS.


Hear it From Champion’s Founders

If you really want to understand who Champion is at its heart, listen to Our Story, told by Champion founders Brian and Michelle Yeager.

If you feel you can become an important asset to our company, we invite you to explore and learn more about possible career opportunities available with Champion.

Open Opportunities