The Future 50 Awards program recognizes 50 of the area's fastest-growing companies based on employee and revenue growth over the past three years. The winners, chosen based on applications submitted, are profiled in the January issue of SmartCEO magazine.
"Work hard, do well, and then get recognized," said Vocus CMO Jason Jue. "Thank you to SmartCEO for acknowledging our contribution to the region's economy."
Fueling company growth is the Vocus Marketing Suite, the only solution that integrates social, search, email, and publicity together. The company has hired hundreds of people in recent years to support growth, with more than 1,000 people working at its various locations.
Many of its employees work in the main campus, a 93,000 square foot office, which is modeled to look like a town inside. The site has been lauded by Washingtonian and Fast Company as a great place to work, thanks to its uniqueness and fun décor.
The facility includes a full-sized fitness gym, a basketball court, and offers yoga and boot-camp style workout classes during lunch hours. There are also multiple lounges and coffee shops for employees to meet, work, or take breaks.
Vocus (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of cloud marketing software that helps businesses reach and influence buyers across social networks, online and through media. Vocus provides an integrated suite that combines social marketing, search marketing, email marketing and publicity into a comprehensive solution to help businesses attract, engage and retain customers. Vocus software is used by more than 120,000 organizations worldwide and is available in seven languages. Vocus is based in Beltsville, MD with offices in North America and Europe. For further information, please visit http://www.vocus.com or call (800) 345-5572.
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