Best Places to Work - The Journal Record 2018 - Page 48

#12 Small/Medium Employer Website: Twitter Handle: @kochcomm U.S. Corporate Headquarters: Oklahoma City Industry: Advertising/PR/Marketing Status: Private U.S. Employees: 47 Oklahoma Employees: 47 Year Founded: 2005 Company Leader: Kym Koch Thompson, principal, Oklahoma City H appy employees, happy life. Or so is the case for Koch and continues with current employees through team-build- Communications, the digital marketing and public ing activities, social events and ongoing professional devel- relations firm recently named by The Journal Record opment. Employees also enjoy generous benefit packages, as one of the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma. “Our entire company has worked hard to develop our core including paid time off; health, dental and vision insurance; 401(k); and paid maternity leave. The company values direct values and create a collaborative culture,” said Kym Koch how employees interact with clients, vendors, the communi- Thompson, principal at Koch Comm. “Our employees are the ty and fellow employees, and all values culminate into each drivers of our success, and our culture creates the best envi- employee being deemed as Koch Smart. ronment to accomplish our client’s goals.” Each person in the company has an expectation to inten- Thompson said the company’s exceptional client retention rate shows clients consistently recognize Koch Comm’s em- tionally work on maintaining the culture and infuse Koch ployees, the high levels of service provided and dedication to Comm’s core values into all they do for clients. The company’s their success. strong culture begins with its hiring process, where candidates are interviewed for both their technical skills and culture fit, 48 2018 Best Places to Work “This proves our efforts to empower our employees and develop a strong culture are working,” she said. The Journal Record