Horizon Media is the only media agency that is regularly awarded and celebrated for its reputation as an amazing place to work. In 1989, CEO and President Bill Koenigsberg founded Horizon Media will the vision of creating a workplace where Business is Personal. 27 years later, the agency continues to grow without sacrificing that original vision; Horizon is place full of great ideas and talented people. How do you know that an agency is happy, healthy, and driving growth in the all the right ways? When you’re recognized year in and year out with awards that honor your incredible culture. We’re on #6 on the Fortune’s 2016 Best Workplaces in Advertising & Marketing and 100 Best Workplaces for Women lists, have been named to both the Crain’s Best Places to Work in NYC for four consecutive years & Los Angeles Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in LA lists for the second consecutive year, and were features as one AdAge’s Best Places to Work in 2015. Business is Personal defines how we do what we do. We strive to hire top human beings, not just top talent. We want individuals who contribute, share and bring their entire self into our culture. We have one of the lowest turnover rates in the industry, and we’ve created an environment where our people are free to invent, explore, share and excel.
Top 3 Interesting Facts or Things to Do in the Agency's Host City?
NYC is one of the best cities to be in over the summer. There are so many fun events that take place and many of them are free!
Top 3 Interesting Facts a #MAIP2017 Fellow Won't Find on the Agency's Website?
70% of our employees are millennials
We have a program called "Dunes of Dreams" which is similar to the show "Shark Tank" where employeespitch business ideas and winners receive VC funding and a senior leader as their mentor
We have over 100 clients that span over many categories (entertainment, finance, auto, CPG, retail, etc.)