Penton
2.6 of 5 94 reviews
www.penton.com New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Decent company, bad pay, great people

Marketing Manager (Former Employee)

I worked at Penton full-time for more than a year

ProsLoved the people. Our company under Penton had a very laid back culture with dogs in the office.

Conslow pay, large workload, burn and churn mentality. "We're investing in talent" never hit the middle management

Advice to Senior Managementpay competitively.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Very depressing, Bush League atmosphere

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Overland Park, KS

I worked at Penton full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: I seriously can't think of many pros. Paychecks usually arrived… Cons: Where to begin? Most people there are old ladies who have no idea what they're doing. This place is all about cronyism -- the old… Advice to Senior Management: Get rid of EVERYONE and start over. Employees in the Overland Park office literally just work hard enough not to… More

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No Leadership Whatsoever.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Boulder, CO

I worked at Penton full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Great location in Boulder on Pearl Street Cons: No opportunity for advancement. Once employees are paid over a certain amount, they are let go. All except for a few top executives in Boulder… Advice to Senior Management: Leave. You are no asset to this company. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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