COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SSPR LLC, an innovative, full-service PR agency, announced today it was selected as a winner in PRNEWS' 2020 Top Places to Work in PR award program for the second year in a row.
According to PRNEWS, the winners of the Top Places to Work Awards have exemplified efforts pertaining to diversity and inclusion, gender equality, career development, giving back to the community, work/life balance and more.
In addition to securing national media placements and creating social media content that resonates, SSPR has made a strong effort to stay connected during the global pandemic as the entire company works remotely. The organization schedules time for weekly all-company video happy hours, morning mediations, a version of MTV's "Cribs" to show off work-from-home spaces and regular lunch chats.
This summer, SSPR employees attended Social Media Week webinars and participated in an all-company diversity and inclusion training on the LGBTQ+ community and implicit bias. The agency also hosts all-company trainings every other week through a program called Friday Afternoon Club, with topics like, "Client Communications Bootcamp" and "Reporting and Metrics." Additionally, SSPR employees focus on continued education through certification programs like Google Analytics Academy.
"From encouraging employees to use flexible work hours and take time off for volunteering, to hosting multiple trainings to encourage racial and cultural diversity, we're doing all we can to support our employees during a turbulent 2020," said Heather Kelly, CEO of SSPR. "I'm incredibly proud of our team and honored to receive this accolade from PRNEWS again this year."
The full list of this year's honorees can be found here.
About SSPR: SSPR LLC is an agile, innovative public relations agency that specializes in executing media and social media strategy for businesses ranging from early-stage startups to Fortune 500 companies. The company has offices across the U.S., emphasizing strong workplace culture and inclusion. SSPR's business goal is to, "work with clients we love, organizations we believe in and projects where making something great together can happen." SSPR has been listed as a Top Place to Work by PR News and has been recognized by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, with many stellar employees selected as PR Rising Stars, Agency Elite Finalists and Communicators of the Year. Learn more about how SSPR pushes PR boundaries to help clients launch brands, disrupt industries and engage with the audiences that matter most at sspr.com. To inquire about job opportunities at SSPR, check out the open positions across all five of its office locations.