Now Hiring? Charlotte Online Marketing Firm Continues to Expand Amid Recession
In search of candidates for 30 new positions, high-growth company to hold career fair April 2. Space is limited; advance registration required.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. "March 24, 2009" You might do a double-take if you saw it. You might not believe your eyes.
Hanging outside the Charlotte headquarters of online marketing firm Red Ventures is a sign that reads, "Now Hiring".
Believe it or not, the company is in search of 30 new employees to fill positions in online marketing, PHP web development and general business management. It's even hosting a career open house at its Charlotte headquarters on Thursday, April 2, to get to know potential candidates. Advance registration is required for the event.
What sets Red Ventures apart from the thousands of companies that are cutting costs, cutting jobs, and even going under as a result of what is possibly the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression?
We help big brands find new customers through unique marketing channels and a powerful sales engine using technology that we build, said Dan Feldstein, co-founder and chief marketing officer. At a time when companies are starving for new customers, that's a compelling offer.
Red Ventures acquires new customers for brands in verticals rangingfrom home and business services to automotive and financial services. It does so at no risk to its partners, taking on all costs and onlygetting paid once it generates a sale.
"Our business model isn't capital-intensive; it depends primarily on great people with a unique skill set", said Melinda Narciso, director of human resources. "We see nothing but growth opportunities ahead, and are looking for top-notch talent to help us launch new businesses and build new marketing channels."
Not only that, the company offers a unique work environment that employees love the Charlotte Business Journal recently named Red Ventures one of the top three large companies to work for.
"The fast-paced, high-tech work environment, casual dress code, lack of bureaucracy and career growth opportunities are just some of the reasons our employees love coming to work every day", said Senior Recruiter Susan Shanklin. "If you're a superstar who is looking for a new opportunity, we'd love to meet you at our open house".
For those who are interested in pursuing a career at Red Ventures, the open house will be held Thursday, April 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the company's headquarters, 15009 Lancaster Highway, Charlotte N.C., 28277. Advance registration is required athttp://www.redventures.com/events.html.
About Red Ventures
Red Ventures is an online marketing company focused on technology innovation, marketing channel development, and sales operations and conversion. The company is known for its expertise in sales generation for both consumer and business verticals. In 2008, it was ranked in the top 20 of the Inc. 500 for the second consecutive year and was named one of the three best large companies to work for in Charlotte, North Carolina. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures employs 500 people in six locations. For career inquiries, visit www.redventures.com/careers.Back to press releases