Web hosting and cloud services provider (mt) Media Temple today announced that it has ranked on the Los Angeles Business Journal 2013 list of the best places to work for the sixth time since 2007.
The Best Places to Work Awards is a professional program conducted by Best Employers Group and the LABJ that recognizes local employers’ achievements in creating an ideal and motivational work environment that fosters both personal development as well as professional growth.
– Russell P. Reeder, President and COO, Media Temple.
Speaking on the work culture at the Media Temple in a recent interview with Daily Host News, Russell P. Reeder, President and COO, Media Temple said “A typical day in our office is fun. We have a great culture, it’s almost like a college dorm atmosphere where people come to work and have a lot of fun.”
“We think that in order to hire and retain the best employees, a company has to create a fun atmosphere, and we are very proud that we’ve been able to do so,” he added.
The company also announced that it has also earned yet another spot on the annual Inc. 500|5000 list, thus joining the group of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies and independent entrepreneurs for the seventh consecutive year.
“Operating in a highly competitive space, our company has grown primarily through word-of-mouth among web professionals. We are absolutely thrilled to be recognized by the Inc. 500|5000 list for the seventh time in a row. Our continued success has simply been driven by our ability to meet and exceed our customers’ needs year after year,” said Demian Sellfors, Co-Founder and CEO, Media Temple.
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.