DETROIT – Oct. 5, 2007 – Airfoil Public Relations, specialists in public relations and marketing communications for both leading and emerging companies, has been honored by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) and the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MBPA) for its ongoing dedication to its employees. Known as “Metropolitan Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For,” the honors are designed to highlight 101 of the leading businesses in the Metro Detroit area and recognize companies that have proven to be innovative and outstanding in their practice while continuously providing a positive work environment for employees. The eighth annual awards ceremony took place Thurs., Oct. 4, at the Conference and Events Center in Dearborn, Mich.
“At Airfoil, we believe that our staff are the best and the brightest in the nation,” said Janet Tyler, president of Airfoil Public Relations. “We are thrilled to be honored for our ongoing efforts to ensure that we have a positive, challenging professional environment that fosters growth and creative thinking within the agency, and ultimately generates outstanding results for our clients.”
The MBPA honors the companies that view their employees as their greatest assets and provide value to employees through their human resource practices. Among Airfoil’s differentiating employee-centered programs and benefits includes the agency’s Higher Thinking™ program – a professional development program geared towards enriching and enhancing staff members’ professional experience while growing their strengths as PR professionals. All staff members regularly participate in professional development sessions sponsored by the agency and are encouraged to offer their expertise to colleagues in staff-led creative and learning sessions, from health and wellness seminars to business development training. Airfoil staff also seeks development opportunities beyond the office by participating in ongoing agency sponsored networking and learning opportunities, completing more than 100 individual hours of development per year.
About Airfoil Public Relations, Inc. (www.airfoilpr.com)
Airfoil Public Relations, with offices in Detroit, Mich. and Redwood City, Calif., is an independent firm that specializes in marketing communications and public relations for both emerging and established brands. Established in 2000, Airfoil is ranked 10th among O’Dwyer’s top 50 technology PR firms, in addition to being recognized by PR Week as one of its Top 100 PR firms. Airfoil was also a recipient of the PR Week Boutique PR Agency of the Year Honorable Mention. For more information about Airfoil Public Relations, please call 866.AIR.FOIL.