SOURCE: Ubermind



August 22, 2011 14:58 ET

Ubermind Named "Best Places to Work" by Advertising Age

Leading Industry Publication Recognizes Seattle Digital Agency for Being One of the Most Inspiring, Innovative, and Creative Workplaces in the U.S.

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Aug 22, 2011) - Übermind (www.ü, the world's leading agency for mobile and emerging technologies, was announced today as one of the "Best Places to Work 2011" by Advertising Age, a top global sources of news, intelligence, and conversation for marketing and media communities.

Übermind was selected from among hundreds of companies nationwide for cultivating camaraderie, rewarding creativity, and spurring innovation, a distinction noted by Ad Age as a benchmark against which other employers can measure themselves. The publication highlights the importance of quality leadership and open communication in contributing to a collaborative, empowering, and ultimately, successful, work environment.

"Our corporate culture has always been one that nurtures employees as well as clients," said Übermind CEO Shehryar Khan, "and we're honored to be recognized as a best place to work and selected among such esteemed colleagues. Happy employees translate into happy customers, and we'll remain focused on developing both as our business continues to thrive."

With an impressive client roster including Apple, Target, REI, Alaska Airlines, and HP, Übermind has realized year-over-year growth of more than 70 percent and doubled in staff since last year alone.

Any agency, media owner, or marketer with more than 50 full-time employees was eligible to apply for this year's award. Winning submissions were determined by the combined results of two surveys -- the first detailing company hiring practices, benefits, and pay, and the second polling employees for their individual thoughts on categories like employee engagement, satisfaction, career development, total rewards, and work environment.

This is the second award in as many months bestowed upon Übermind, whose CEO was recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal in July as one of "40 Under 40" for his contributions to his company, his industry, and his community.

About Übermind
Übermind is the world's leading agency for mobile and emerging technologies. Our strategy, engineering, design experts deliver apps and websites that transform our clients' businesses. In today's brick-and-mobile landscape, we are our clients' competitive advantage. To learn more about Übermind, visit or follow @ubermind on Twitter.

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