DETROIT, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mars Agency was recently named one of 100 Cool Places to Work in Michigan.
The Agency was among 100 companies selected based on hiring practices, benefit packages, office perks, workplace environment, as well as direct employee feedback. Thousands of people were surveyed as part of the selection process.
Crain's Detroit highlighted the Agency's ability to make its staff feel valued, allowing them to pursue their passions and career interests, its volunteering opportunities, and its fun culture, marked by various team outings and events throughout the year.
"In today's dynamic business environment, talent is the key differentiator. As one of the only remaining independent shopper marketing agencies, we have the flexibility to recruit, develop and invest against the best talent, providing a superior level of thinking for our clients. Being named a 'cool place to work' is another validation of our agency purpose, growth for our clients, employees, company and community," said Rob Rivenburgh, CEO North America of The Mars Agency.
These sentiments were echoed by Ken Barnett, The Mars Agency's Global CEO.
"We have always been a leader in the revolution of marketing to shoppers and in helping our clients find growth opportunities through shoppers. It's our people that identify those opportunities every day, and help drive sustainable brand growth. That's why we take great care in fostering an environment that encourages their personal and professional development. Across North America and internationally, our people make us a cool place to work."
The Cool Places to Work honor follows several other Agency awards, including its selection as a Who's Who in Shopper Marketing Agencies by Shopper Marketing Magazine and the
Path to Purchase Institute, its sixth consecutive year. The Agency was also again named the #5 Most Effective Independent Agency in North America by the 2017 Effie Index. It was the only shopper marketing agency in the top 15.
About The Mars Agency
The Mars Agency is a full-service, global marketing agency, specializing in shopper and consumer promotion. It operates independently in 10 offices in North America and Europe. For nearly 46 years, the agency has been consistently recognized for its ability to drive brand growth across channels and commerce platforms. It has both an impressive and growing client base which includes Campbell's, Pepperidge Farm, Lowe's, Hallmark, Conagra, Henkel and Pfizer.
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