Boston is a great place to be in business these days. While there have always been large companies in Boston, the business climate has been such that it has fostered amazing growth in newer industries. There are currently dozens of Boston companies on the Inc. 5000 list, many of which have experienced growth percentages in four and five digits over the last three years.
Boston is also home to many top advertising and marketing firms. Cone Communications, Fama PR, InkHouse, Pan Communications, Racepoint Global, MSL Group, and Shift Communications all call Boston home. They represent major names such as HBO, New Balance, McDonald’s, Whole Foods, General Electric, Johnson and Johnson, General Mills, Tiffany, and Lenovo, among many others. They have also won multiple awards over the years. This important piece of the Boston business pie means you really don’t have to go outside of Boston to promote your business.
The talent pool is also vast in Boston. The list of influential Bostonians includes Chris Brogan, Joichi Ito, David Meerman Scott, Erik Qualman, and Clayton Christensen, among many others. Boston is also home to multiple annual business events such as Inbound and Bos Techjam. Learn more about Boston’s business culture and movers and shakers from this infographic.