Press Release - April 16, 2012
Lijit Named #4 in “The Denver Post Top Workplaces” Listing
Lijit is Recognized for Providing Top-Notch Company Culture, Career Opportunities, and Compensation and Benefits Packages
BOULDER, CO – April 16, 2012 - Lijit Networks, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Federated Media Publishing, today announced that it has been named #4 in “The Denver Post Top Workplaces” – a list of the top 100 places to work in the Denver Metro area. As part of the nomination, employees recognized Lijit for its superior company culture based on outstanding career opportunities, excellent compensation and benefits packages, and a “motivational and entrepreneurial” management team that provides complete business transparency.
Lijit, one of the fastest growing companies in Colorado, has been able to establish itself as a top workplace by building a company culture that attracts and retains some of the most promising talent in technology excellence. Lijit employees benefit from the culture of a fast-paced technology start-up backed by the stability of being a Federated Media Publishing subsidiary, one of the most respected companies in online advertising.
“Company culture is the core of what makes Lijit ‘legit,’” said Todd Vernon, Founder and CEO of Lijit Networks and EVP of Engineering at Federated Media Publishing. “As an entrepreneur, I truly believe that if you spend half your life at work, you should be having fun doing it!”
“It’s an honor to be recognized as a top employer in Colorado. It’s great to land so high on the Denver Post’s Top Workplaces list, particularly because the ranking is based on feedback from our employees,” said Walter Knapp, COO of Lijit Networks and EVP of Platform Revenue at Federated Media Publishing. “This recognition validates the extraordinary year we’ve had at Lijit with more than 600% growth and emerging as one of the largest advertising platforms in the world, which led to our recent acquisition by Federated Media. We look forward to continued success in 2012 and beyond.”
About Lijit Networks, Inc.
Lijit Networks, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Federated Media Publishing. By providing innovative advertising services, audience analytics, and reader engagement tools to over 125,000 sites, Lijit helps online publishers grow their website, build their business and make more money. Lijit connects publishers with premium online advertising campaigns that are highly targeted and contextually relevant to the publisher’s audience. Learn more at www.lijit.com.
Sonya Caprio, Director of Marketing
sonya at lijit dot com