BOSTON (November 28, 2016) – Cone Communications, a public relations and marketing agency, is pleased to announce it has once again been named a Top Place to Work in PR by PR News. This award recognizes agencies and organizations that match their outstanding in-house and client PR work with exceptional efforts to support employees’ personal development and professional success. This is the second consecutive year Cone has been honored with this award.
With a staff dedicated to making a difference, Cone connects brands and people through emotion and experiences that drive business value and social impact. The agency’s multi-dimensional approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) has helped it raise more than $1 billion for important social issues and deliver exceptional campaigns for clients like Ben & Jerry’s, Target, and Timberland.
Cone’s employee engagement programs also align with its dedication to Always Making a Difference℠ for businesses, brands and society. The agency supports a company-wide “Day of Service” and “Hours for Good” program which allows employees to dedicate four hours of work time each month to volunteer opportunities.
Cone encourages employees who wish to improve their skill set through advanced educational development programs such as tuition reimbursement for all full-time employees. Staff at all levels can also participate in Cone’s Mentor Program, which is designed to provide an informal forum for employees to seek guidance, coaching and advice regarding personal development, career path and any other pertinent issues. In addition to excellent career development incentives, Cone also offers multiple levels of financial opportunities to employees, including a New Business Referral Program and an Employee Referral Bonus.
Cone offers an inclusive work environment that is centered on its values of Teamwork, Passion, Intellectual Curiosity, Commitment to Excellence and Integrity. The agency is devoted to helping its employees achieve a work life balance, with a progressive flexibility policy and shorter work week.
About Cone Communications
Cone Communications (www.conecomm.com) is a public relations and marketing agency that is Always Making a Difference℠ for business, brands and society. With a unique combination of corporate responsibility, consumer brand and integrated marketing expertise, our people deliver emotional storytelling and business value for every client. Cone is part of the Omnicom Public Relations Group.
About Omnicom Public Relations Group
Omnicom Public Relations Group is a global collective of three of the top global public relations agencies worldwide and specialist agencies in areas including public affairs, marketing to women, fashion, global health strategy and corporate social responsibility. It encompasses more than 6,000 public relations professionals in more than 330 offices worldwide who provide their expertise to companies, government agencies, NGOs and nonprofits across a wide range of industries. Omnicom Public Relations Group is part of the DAS Group of Companies, a division of Omnicom Group Inc. that includes more than 200 companies in a wide range of marketing disciplines including advertising, public relations, healthcare, customer relationship management, events, promotional marketing, branding and research.