Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplaces 2010
- Employees in region:
- Advertising & Marketing
- HQ location:
- Chicago, IL
Rapidly growing Cramer-Krasselt is the second-largest independent marketing and communications agency in the U.S., with billings nearing $1 billion. An Advertising Age Agency to Watch three years running, C-K has grown by nearly 50 percent since 2006. C-K is frequently recognized for its insight-driven creativity spanning advertising, direct, interactive, engagement strategies and public relations that helps clients change the conversation within their category. Headquartered in Chicago with offices in New York, Milwaukee and Phoenix, it represents major brands across virtually every industry, including: AirTran Airways, Benjamin Moore, Bissell, BRP (including Ski-Doo and Sea-Doo brands), Burlington Coat Factory, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Corona Extra, Crocs, Inc., Edward Jones, H.
J. Heinz Co., Johnsonville Sausage, Levitra, Porsche Cars North America, Sealy, Rayovac and Zicam. For more information, visit Cramer-Krasselt at www.c-k.com.
“I don't know of any other company that is as generous with holiday, personal and sick time as C-K. They also give you the time to make doctor/dentist appointments during the work day.”
“The clarity of understanding at the senior management level indicates that there is vision, and value in communication of such, at the very top of the organization.”
“The senior management at C-K is superior to any other place that I've ever worked for. They inform us constantly of what is going on in our agency and in each individual department.”
“To have the creative mind and business savvy to do what they do is so admirable and impressive. I have great respect for what they do and the quality of work that they produce and oversee.”
“Because they take the time to ask questions and listen, as well as communicate with the staff, I trust them to make the right decisions that will do the most good for the people and the company.”
“You can feel the warmth and love between everyone and it truly is a team environment. It's easy to get sucked into the atmosphere and positive energy here!”
“I enjoy the work; the people are fun, smart, and hard working; I have the resources and opportunity to do my best work; I feel appreciated and motivated.”
“People take time out to personally extend a thank you and/or praise a job well done. Notably, any areas in need of improvement are genuinely in the interest of one's development/future at the firm.”