October 02, 2014 // Franchising.com // New York, NY – Crain's New York Business magazine has today released its annual Best Places to Work list and 24 Seven ranks among the city's 100 top employers. The coveted honor is determined through an annual survey, assessment and recognition program conducted by Best Companies Group.
"When I launched 24 Seven 14 years ago, I not only wanted to create a business that innovated the traditional recruiting model, it was also my goal to create a supportive, creative, fun workplace and an alluring employment brand that would attract the best and brightest talent,"explained Ms. Gudas, "Being on the Best Places list recognizes our irresistible culture that's rich in personal and professional development opportunities."
Among 24 Seven's distinctive features are a team spirit and environment that inspires creativity, authentic communication, and cooperation. "Our culture is expressed in everything that represents our brand - from the physical design of the workspace to the type of people we attract," said Ms. Gudas, "We're open-minded and non-judgmental - everyone is welcome and has a voice. This just enriches the collective brand we're building together."
The company comprises a cross-generational, diverse team who collaborates in an open, loft office, replete with glass walls and limited doors, in the downtown hub of New York City's fashion and digital sectors. "Our clients are in creatively-driven industries, so we strongly believe that our inspired environment fosters likeminded creative energy and cooperation," explained Ms. Gudas, "By bringing this creative vigor to what has historically been a vanilla recruiting field, we're able to attract creative people to our team from the very industries we serve – ensuring that we can deliver more expertly for clients.."
The woman-led company boasts one of the highest retention rates in recruiting and has a strong track record for promoting from within. In addition to competitive financial compensation and traditional benefits, employees have access to multiple professional development opportunities, career pathing, and unique perks like Ice Cream Thursdays, Bring Your Dog To Work days, and in-office massages.
As a strategic resource for talent management, 24 Seven helps creatively-driven global brands identify, recruit and secure game changing talent. Our innovative approach combines global reach, industry expertise and market intelligence to deliver top performers that advance the unique business goals of our clients. We are the go-to talent source supporting the world's top teams in Fashion, Retail, Marketing, Advertising, Interactive/Digital, E-commerce, Design, Beauty, Events and Sports/Lifestyle. Our strategic recruiting professionals have either personally worked in or recruited exclusively for the industry practice they serve. Their hands-on experience makes them experts at perfectly matching candidates to clients. For more information, visit www.24seventalent.com.
SOURCE 24 Seven, Inc.