It is important to us to create an environment that is not only ideally suited for productivity but also allows our employees to enjoy coming to the office and have fun while doing their jobs.
Lanham, MD (Vocus) October 24, 2007
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced that it has been named one of Washingtonian Magazine's "Greatest Places to Work," highlighting companies with outstanding benefits and employee satisfaction.
"Our employee's have made Vocus a successful and growing company and we are thrilled to be considered one of the great places to work," said Bill Wagner, chief marketing officer at Vocus, Inc. "It is important to us to create an environment that is not only ideally suited for productivity but also allows our employees to enjoy coming to the office and have fun while doing their jobs."
Vocus was chosen from more than 225 candidates for its interesting work, good pay and benefits, collegial staff, employee development and flexibility. Vocus was included for its "Work Hard, Play Hard" culture and is highlighted for its unique perks including ping pong tables, an in-office basketball court and weekly yoga classes.
Balancing health, fun and community activities, Vocus benefits include yearly health fairs, a full gym, a half basketball court and a break area for all employees. The company supplies coffee, tea, juice, soda, filtered water, sugar-free water flavors, soup, hot cocoa and other subsidized snacks. Vocus participates and hosts local charity events including blood drives and walk- a-thons.
For more information about Vocus' benefits and available positions, please visit http://www.vocus.com/content/careers.asp.
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes to fundamentally change the way they communicate with both the media and the public, optimizing their public relations and increasing their ability to measure its impact. Our on-demand software addresses the critical functions of public relations including media relations, news distribution and news monitoring. We deliver our solutions over the Internet using a secure, scalable application and system architecture, which allows our customers to eliminate expensive up-front hardware and software costs and to quickly deploy and adopt our on-demand software. Vocus is used by more than 2,200 organizations worldwide and is available in five languages. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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