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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