NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Peppercomm has been named to the prestigious ranking of 100 Best Workplaces for Women 2015 by Great Place to Work® and Fortune. The strategic communications and marketing firm ranked 64th based on several factors including perks that apply to both genders and a distinct workplace culture.
The company's investment in its culture has had substantial impact. Women are represented at all levels, making up 60 percent of executives and 58 percent of all employees. The ranking considered employee sentiment through a survey which indicated that employees take pride in the company and value work/life balance and workplace culture. Perks include a day off for your birthday, stand-up comedy training, telecommuting, and bring-your-kids-to-work day.
"At Peppercomm, we put our people first. That's how we've attracted and retained the best talent in the industry for the past 20 years," said Sara Whitman, Senior Director, Talent & Strategy. "We have an incredible team of professionals who are committed to the firm and its clients because we are equally committed to them."
Peppercomm is renowned in the strategic communications industry for pushing boundaries for clients and with its workplace culture. The firm took home Crain's New York Business' No. 1 spot for Best Places to Work in 2012 for putting stand-up comedy at the heart of its corporate culture.
"The companies on this list are leaders who recognize the strategic importance of creating workplaces that attract and support the best talent in their industries," says Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work United States.
The 100 Best Workplaces for Women is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based upon employee survey feedback from published Great Place to Work Reviews. Peppercomm is featured along with other companies honored on the list at http://fortune.com/best-workplaces-for-women/.
For more information on its culture and workplace, Peppercomm's company profile can be found at: http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/peppercomm.
Helping clients see around the corner and determine what's next sets Peppercomm apart from other integrated communications and marketing firms. It also enables us to push boundaries while mitigating risk for clients in financial services, consumer, B-to-B and multi-industry sectors. Our unique approach enables us to attract the best people who, in turn, help us win and retain the best clients. And, while we've won countless awards, our shining moment is being named Best Place to Work in New York City by Crain's New York Business. We were founded in 1995 and maintain headquarters in New York, with offices in London and San Francisco. Go to www.peppercomm.com for additional information.