DIGITAS HONORED AS ONE OF THE BEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN NEW YORK
Ranked 4th Best Company and the Only Advertising/Marketing Agency Recognized
NEW YORK, NY – For Immediate Release – Leading global digital marketing and media agency Digitas (digitas.com) has been ranked 4th in the “Best Companies to Work for in New York in 2007” in the Large Company category by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM) and the Best Companies Group.
“We’re honored by this recognition because it embodies the excitement and pride we feel about our office,” said Joanne Zaiac, President, Digitas New York. “We want it to be a place where each employee has opportunities to learn and grow, and inspire one another to be great partners to each other and deliver the best work for our clients.”
Digitas was the only company in its industry to be honored. The results of an internal employee satisfaction survey represented 75% of the decision, with compensation, benefits, promotions and vacation policy rounding out the criteria. The selection process was conducted by the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based Best Companies Group, which runs similar competitions in 26 states.
This was the first year for the competition. According to the NYS-SHRM, the rankings were compiled to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in the Empire State for the benefit of the economy, labor force and business community.
The honor is the most recent in a string of similar awards. Offices in Boston, Detroit and Philadelphia have received similar honors from the Boston Business Journal, Crain’s Detroit Business and Philadelphia Business Journal.
Digitas is a leading digital marketing agency, helping the world's biggest brands develop, engage and profit from building profitable relationships with their customers. The Agency pairs media, marketing, technology, creativity, imagination and analytics to ignite emotional bonds between people and brands. Digitas also operates an independent healthcare marketing brand, Digitas Health, as well as Prodigious Worldwide, the world’s only standalone, global digital productions company.
Digitas is a member of the Paris-based Publicis Groupe S.A., the world’s fourth largest communications group, the world’s second largest media counsel and buying group, and is a global leader in digital and healthcare communications. With around the world activities spanning more than 104 countries on five continents, the Groupe employs as many as 44,000 professionals.