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The Rochester, NY-based marketing and advertising company founded by CEO Lauren Dixon has just 85 employees, of which 52 are women, who also account for 77% of management roles. “Dixon Schwabl’s philosophy about hiring new employees is built on the firm’s 5 core values: respect, integrity, teamwork, community, and fun,” according to an employee. “The agency looks for the ‘wow’ in prospective employees!” Read the Great Place to Work review.

Company Info

Rank last year7
Industry
Advertising & Marketing
Year founded1,987
HQ location
Victor, New York
Type of organization
Private
Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
$53.3 million
Web addresshttp://www.dixonschwabl.com
Total U.S. employees85
Total employees outside the U.S.-
% of Women61%
Non-discrimination policy
yes
Full-time jobs added in the last year7
Full-time job growth %9%
Number of work sites1

Perks

100% of health coverage
no
Offers telecommuting
yes
Offers job sharing
no
Offers compressed work weeks
yes
Offers fully-paid sabbaticals
no
Onsite fitness center
no
Discounted gym memberships
yes
Onsite medical care facility
no
Offers college tuition reimbursement
yes
Annual tuition reimbursement cap
$27,000
Offers paid time off for volunteering
yes
Max # of hours for volunteering PTO
8
Avg. hours of training FT hourly employees receive per year80
Avg. hours of training FT salaried employees receive per year80

Paid Time Off

Holidays
7
Vacation
14
Sick days-
Set or unlimited number of sick days?
Unlimited
General PTO-
Total PTO after five years-

Hiring/Staffing

# of job applicants
1,662
Avg. # of applicants per opening166
# of jobs filled18
Jobs filled internally4
% of jobs filled by referral40%
# new graduates hired4