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Medifast Overview

Owings Mills, MD
201 to 500 employees
1980
Company - Public (MED)
Consumer Services
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Since 1980, our company has been dedicated to helping customers become healthier, happier, and more hopeful through safe, simple, medically formulated meal replacement products for weight loss and maintenance. We create, produce and distribute these products through four support ... Read more

Mission: We Believe...
Healthier people are happier people. Everyone has the right to feel good about themselves.

Our Vision...
We want to create a world where it's easy to take control of your own well-being. We will build a ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Medifast is looking for a Food Safety Practitioner in Owings Mills, MD! Please check out the link below. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiT1

  • Take Shape for Life makes its 3rd consecutive appearance on the Direct Selling Association's Top 20 List!

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Medifast – Why Work For Us?


1980 was a pretty momentous year. A team of young Olympians performed a miracle on ice and Dr. William Vitale formed Jason Pharmaceuticals. The new company began production of a meal replacement product under the name Medifast.

Under the guidance of CEO Bradley T. MacDonald, Medifast experienced extremely impressive growth, rising to more than $300 million in annual revenue. And in 2010, Medifast was named the #1 Small Company in America by Forbes magazine.

Today, Medifast is the brand recommended by over 20,000 doctors since 1980. But the success we’re most proud of isn’t found in accounting ledgers. It’s found in the glowing faces of the people whose lives we improve each and every day. That’s what it’s truly all about.

Imagine going to work every day knowing that you’re helping to change someone’s life for the better. How would that make you feel? If you answered… amazing, then a career at Medifast might be a perfect fit for you!

Medifast Reviews

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    Pros

    It is great to see Leadership taking an active interest in their employees. From day one, everyone has been welcoming, wanting to get to know me, make sure I am successful and actually wanting to know where I see myself in the Company down the road. I received an accolade shortly into my active employment and it was a shock to see a VP sending me a support and thank you message.

    Cons

    The Consumer Division of the Company has two divisions that unfortunately do not like to share best practices. This to me, inhibits Company growth. It would be nice to see both divisions have open discussion especially in regards to campaigns and promotions.

    Advice to Management

    Please continue to show an active interest in your Staff. Celebrating a success in the workplace is critical if growth of the individual is to occur.

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Medifast Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Medifast (Baltimore, MD) in May 2017.

    Interview

    HR pre screen with interview questions and current job responsibilities. Why do you think you could be an asset to the company? Do you know anything about our program? Please describe your style in handling situations where you need to obtain additional information to help a client.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time when had to handle and irate client?   1 Answer
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Medifast Awards & Accolades

  • America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies, Forbes, 2017
  • Direct Selling Association Top 20, DSA, 2017
  • America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies, Forbes, 2016
  • Future 50, SmartCEO Magazine, 2015
  • America's 100 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2014
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