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The Atlanta-based provider of e-mail and other marketing technology and services is nearly doubling its headquarters space and says it will be adding at least 50 new employees in the months ahead.
Silverpop has experienced significant client and employee growth during the past year, the company reports, requiring extensive expansion of its facilities throughout the United States and Europe.
The Atlanta-based provider of e-mail and other marketing technology and services is nearly doubling its headquarters space. Additionally, in the past year Silverpop more than doubled office space in both Irvine, CA, and London, England, and opened an office in Munich, Germany.
During the past three years, the company has grown from 150 employees to nearly 400, and expects to add 50 or more employees over the next few months.
“Our focus on delivering outstanding customer service requires us to maintain a high ratio of employees to clients,” says Silverpop CEO Bill Nussey. “We recognize that the success of the company-and the success of our customers-rests on the abilities and talents of Silverpoppers around the world.”