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    A place to learn all aspects of the PR and Marketing Business

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    Pros

    Working at Alpaytac will give you the best "hands-on" education of the PR and Marketing Business. Employees learns all aspects of the business and the emphasis is on learning how be successful in all areas from writing and research to client and media relations to team building and creative thinking. Whether you are just out of college or a seasoned professional, Alpaytac challenges everyone to learn and grow. I particularly love that the company has a strong internship program that focuses not only on education, but hands-on experience and that many of the junior staff have begun their careers as interns and stayed on and quickly worked their way up the ranks. There are also fun monthly contests where employees are financially rewarded for for their accomplishments.

    Cons

    Alpaytac has many big clients that require a lot of attention. This can sometimes mean long days to keep up with deliverables. The management tries to keep these days to a minimum and is willing to compensate the hard work with incentives like flex days. Must be a focused worker with a strong desire to be successful in this field to be good fit.

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    Continue to listen to your employees and implement positive changes to help the company work as efficiently as possible.

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    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
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    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a weekinterviewed at Alpaytac, Inc..

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    I was introduced to the position by a recruiter. The recruiter had to make several attempts to schedule the interview. Once it was scheduled, I received a call from the recruiter 1 hour before the interview stating that the Senior VP needs to reschedule the interview. I was already on my way down to meet her. I was extremely turned off by the lack of professionalism. I felt that I could not work for an employer so disorganized and unequipped at prioritizing her schedule. Wasting my time is not acceptable.

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Alpaytac, Inc. Awards & Accolades

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2013 Bulldog Digital/Social PR Award, Bulldog PR, 2013
2012 - PR Daily Lifetime Achievement Award PR Daily, PR Daily, 2012

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Website www.alpaytac.com
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1 to 5 Employees
Founded 2004
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue Less than $1 million (USD) per year

Alpaytac specializes in public relations, integrated marketing, social media, branding and consumer education to a diverse set of clients in the following industries: consumer electronics, high-tech, housewares, business-to-business, health and beauty, travel, fashion, finance, as well as various non-profits. The agency is headquartered in Chicago with offices in Los Angeles... More

Mission: Alpaytac's motto is "Good is Not Enough" - and the agency strives to deliver exemplary PR and marketing results for its clients.

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