As the old adage goes, “a happy employee is a productive employee.” Some of the happiest employees feel empowered by their position and feel like the actions that take within the company makes a difference. Each day, they come to work and feel good about the people that surround them. The following is a list of the top seven best workplaces within the advertising and marketing industry.
Seven: Communications Strategy Group
Consisting of 31 U.S.-based employees, Communications Strategy Group was founded in Denver in 2004. Like many others on this list, the company is flexible and laid-back with a family atmosphere that makes coming to work each day a pleasant experience. As a result, employees are more productive thus continuing to grow the business.
If you ask an employee at NewsCred if they find it a fun place to work, 100-percent will reply with a “yes.” This is due to the flexibility with regards to taking time off from work and celebrating special events; all of which result in a happy-yet-productive workplace in the advertising and marketing industry.
Five: M&C Saatchi LA
As one of the largest creative industries in the world, M&C Saatchi LA is based out of Los Angeles and has grown to 90 employees since 1995. The office is described as clean, bright, safe, collaborative, open and creative. All employees have a voice and are encouraged to speak their mind which is supported by senior management.
Four: Acceleration Partners
Headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts, Acceleration Partners was founded in 2007 and now has 43 employees in the U.S. This firm is unique due to its work-from-home atmosphere which gives employees the flexibility to perform their job from anywhere with an Internet connection. The team is passionate, fun, hard-working and trustworthy.
AdRoll is a rapidly-growing advertising firm with a low ego and fun atmosphere. The office antics include roller disco parties mixed with training investments. The pay is fair and promotions are regular to keep the staff dedicated.
Two: Amnet Group
Headquartered in Fort Worth, the Ament Group has 105 passionate employees. At the headquarters, the location is an open-air, dog-friendly office with a welcoming patio and game room. To encourage a social atmosphere with collaboration, the company utilizes “career-defining moments” by hosting an annual summit whereby all employees gather for development.
One: Dixon Schwabl
The top workplace in the advertising and marketing industry is Dixon Schwabl. This Rochester, New York-based firm was founded in 1987 and has grown to 104 employees domestically. The company tops this list due to the regular team building activities that help the employees feel appreciate and work in a fun environment. The entire team is supportive and the employees do not dread coming to work.
The common trend amongst all of these workplaces in the advertising and marketing industry is the people. Having a hard-working but fun team helps to facilitate productivity and further grow the business while retaining the best employees in the industry.