Last week, while attending the Crain’s NY Award Ceremony, Elite SEM made the 2015 Best Places to Work Top Ten for the fourth consecutive year. That’s a resounding endorsement of our entire Elite SEM family…
Company culture is a term that gets tossed around a lot these days, and the world of digital marketing is not immune. For some businesses, it’s just a buzzword, but not for Elite SEM. We’re serious about providing great lives for great people.
Just a few weeks ago, Elite SEM took home the Gold medal for Best Culture at the 2015 Ad Age Small Agency Awards. With a mantra of “great lives for great people,”…
Paid search marketing is an essential part of any business’s marketing strategy. It provides immediate and consistent traffic, and it dramatically extends a business’s marketing reach. It’s also highly targetable. Search marketers can target their marketing efforts to specific demographics, regions, and even times of day. Search ads can easily be tweaked for optimum results,… Read more »
Reid Hoffman, co-founder of professional networking platform LinkedIn, joined The Motley Fool’s Tom Gardner for a podcast interview last week (Oct. 17, 2014 episode) and had some kind words to say for one of our more unconventional company policies. Anyone at Elite SEM who gets a recruiting call, and tells CEO Ben Kirshner about it,… Read more »
Elite SEM was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in New York City. Crain’s New York Business, the Human Resource Association of New York, the Society of Human Resource Management and Best Companies Group created this seventh annual program. This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor… Read more »
Digital media industry watcher Digiday ran a profile of men’s lifestyle aggregator Thrillist today, detailing the publisher’s move to bring its Facebook ad buying in under its own roof. The piece goes on to point out that while “many e-commerce clients already conduct their search marketing in-house” [emphasis ours], Thrillist in fact chooses to employ… Read more »
Ben Kirshner, CEO of Elite SEM and SPG® Business Card Member, shares why the SPG Card and Program help him manage travel expenses and develop a unique company culture. Learn a bit about Elite SEM in this American Express featured SPG client video.
This is a very special time in our company’s history as we celebrate our 10th anniversary. We began in May 2004, and have spent the past decade continuing to build our agency, which has now become synonymous with our commitment to our people-centric approach through our employees and client relationships. As a company, we have… Read more »
You’ve probably heard of helicopter parents and how ultimately destructive such an overbearing presence can be. A helicopter founder inflicts similar damage on a company. Just as a parent’s domineering presence can smother a child’s growth, an overbearing founder can sabotage even the best employees and processes. In this article, Ben Kirshner recounts his process… Read more »