Blue Corona hired an additional eight employees between Jan. 2013 and Jan. 2014, increasing its staff size by 42 percent.
Company President Ben Landers attributes the staff expansion to an increase in demand for Blue Corona’s services as well as an impressive overall staff retention rate. Despite challenging economic conditions, the online marketing company has seen increasing demand as businesses begin to understand how analytics and the Internet can help them improve their marketing ROI and identify more cost-effective ways to generate leads and sales.
In order to fulfill its wide variety of service offerings, the company hired for several positions in 2013, including:
SEO and content marketing specialists
Pay per click specialists
You can learn more about Blue Corona’s new employees on its "Meet the Team" page.
Blue Corona Charlotte, NC Office Increases Staff Size by 50 Percent
Located in Charlotte, NC, Blue Corona’s second office also expanded in the 12 month period by 50 percent. In order to accommodate the additional employees, the company relocated to a larger office space in August 2013.
The Blue Corona Charlotte location opened in Feb. 2012. Charlotte management plans to hire upwards of 50 new employees in the Charlotte office alone within the next five years.
Continuing to Expand in 2014
The company plans to continue to grow its staff in 2014. As of January, Blue Corona is currently looking to expand its Web department as well its account management department. Check out the Blue Corona careers page for more information.
About Blue Corona
Founded in 2008, Blue Corona is a data-driven online marketing company that helps businesses accurately measure and track their advertising efforts to generate more leads and sales from the web. For each client, Blue Corona implements inbound internet marketing strategies such as pay per click (PPC) advertising, search engine optimization (SEO), online lead generation, ad tracking, conversion rate optimization, and website redesigns. Blue Corona was ranked on the Inc. 500 list in 2012 and again on the Inc. 5000 list for 2013. With around 30 employees, the company has offices in both Gaithersburg, Md. and Charlotte, N.C.