DETROIT, Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooklyn Outdoor was recently recognized as one of the "Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America" by Entrepreneur magazine's Entrepreneur360™ List, a premier study delivering the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study forged by Entrepreneur, Brooklyn Outdoor is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a balance of impact, innovation, growth and leadership.
Brooklyn Outdoor owner and CEO, Candice Simons, says, "We are honored to be named one of the best entrepreneurial companies by Entrepreneur magazine. The recognition is a testimony to the talent and hard work of the Brooklyn Outdoor team."
"Our annual evaluation is a 360-degree analysis of top privately-held companies representing and serving a variety of industries," explains Lisa Murray, Chief Insights Officer of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. "These businesses are real-world case studies for any entrepreneur who seeks to master the four pillars that can greatly impact the longevity and growth of their businesses."
Simons founded Brooklyn Outdoor in 2013 to keep advertising dollars and employment in Michigan. Since 2013, the company has grown to support four full-time employees, seven part-time employees and has expanded to satellite offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Brooklyn's four divisions include Outdoor, Hand-Painted, Experiential Marketing, and newest division – Events. Brooklyn Events facilitates unique Detroit experiences in the beautiful, industrial-chic Brooklyn Outdoor Loft, in Eastern Market. Brooklyn Outdoor services world-renowned brands in cities across the U.S. and is the only major outdoor advertising firm headquartered in Detroit.
Honorees were identified based on the results from a comprehensive study of independently- owned companies using a proprietary algorithm and other advanced analytics. The algorithm was built on a balanced scorecard designed to measure four metrics reflecting major pillars of entrepreneurship—innovation, growth, leadership and impact.
To learn more about Brooklyn Outdoor, visit brooklynoutdoor.com.
For additional details on the E360 List and the companies recognized, visit: entrepreneur.com/360
ABOUT BROOKLYN OUTDOOR:
Brooklyn Outdoor is a Detroit-based independent outdoor advertising agency. The company was founded in 2013 and has emerged as a national and regional force in the outdoor advertising industry with satellite offices and full-time sales representatives in Detroit, Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles. Brooklyn Outdoor is led by CEO Candice Simons, a longtime industry leader who returned to Detroit from Chicago to launch the entrepreneurial venture. Brooklyn's clients include national brands like General Motors, Adidas, Warner Brothers, Sprint, and Amazon. Simons also founded the Detroit-based lifestyle blog company, J'adore Detroit. She has been recognized for her work with both companies by Crain's Detroit Business 40 under 40, DBusiness 30 in their 30s, Detroit Young Professionals Vanguard, MichBusiness, and Enterprising Women of the year 2017.
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