Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) December 19, 2007
bluemedia (http://www.bluemedia.com), the industry-leading large format and vehicle graphic company, today announced it has been named by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Valley" for 2007, in the small business category. bluemedia was ranked 15 out of the top 30 best places to work in the Valley. Don Henninger, Publisher of the Phoenix Business Journal, announced bluemedia's ranking at a luncheon gathering of more than a thousand Arizona business and community leaders on Thursday December 13, 2007.
"A long time ago we realized in order to succeed in business we needed to offer deep incentives to our employees, including profit sharing to build their sense of ownership to let them in on how we build our business," said Jared Smith, president, bluemedia. "At bluemedia, our corporate culture is surrounded in building better products, better systems, better people; better shortcuts better everything...and better than it was yesterday."
Employees and customers have responded warmly to the company philosophy. Not only is bluemedia ranked as one of the best places to work, but the company is also establishing an industry-wide reputation for exceeding client and industry expectations. bluemedia was most recently ranked on the Inc Magazine's Inc 5000 list, as one of the nation's fastest growing companies and was named as the Greater Phoenix business of the year for Innovation and also was established as a top Arizona Company to watch by the Arizona Small Business Association.
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bluemedia is a leading provider of design and printing for use in vehicle, large format and environmental graphic applications for B-to-B and B-to-C organizations. An internationally recognized, award-winning company with a proven track record in the large-format graphics industry, bluemedia aims to transform the marketing industry through its innovative, customized solutions that overlap across a multitude of mediums. Through its combination of cutting-edge technology, nontraditional approach to ideas and design expertise, bluemedia helps companies get noticed and grow market share through highly relevant communications. Headquartered in Tempe, Ariz., bluemedia's clients include: Coca-Cola, Wells Fargo, Arizona State University and Clear Channel Communications. For more on bluemedia visit http://www.bluemedia.com.
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