BuzzBee Named for Three Consecutive Years as One of Seattle Business Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For

Seattle, WA – June 21, 2013

BuzzBee, a Seattle-based strategic technology marketing and communications firm, announced today that it has
placed among the top companies to work for in the state of Washington for the third consecutive year. This year
BuzzBee has placed not only in the top 100 employers in Washington, but also in the top 20.

The standouts from this year’s Seattle Business Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For have been recognized
for their continued investment in human capital and commitment to creating a positive work environment.
Employees rank their employers on many factors including: communication, benefits, culture, and leadership.
BuzzBee again had high marks in all areas, but ranked highest in communication and culture.

“BuzzBee works exclusively in the technology sector, so our client needs and creative approach are constantly
changing. With that change comes opportunities for growth which makes for a rewarding and fun workplace.”
commented HR Manager, Lindsay Schaller. “Our culture promotes transparency between management and staff.
That transparency creates a very open and honest environment that also fosters great teamwork. We focus on
hiring smart, fun people who are passionate about technology and our clients. Our culture, people and industry
leading clients make BuzzBee a great place to be.”

BuzzBee’s continued success has fostered growth and expansion. In the first half of 2013, BuzzBee has grown its
business with existing industry leading software, devices and chip clients and added new clients in the online travel
and software and device security sectors. BuzzBee has also expanded its account and creative teams and
resources. “We are looking towards the future with planned strategic growth and strategic hires,” says BuzzBee
Founder and CEO, Michele Bourdon Keeffe. “Creating a culture where managers genuinely care about the
development of staff and not just productivity has led to amazing results. You can feel the creative energy when
you walk through our doors.”

About BuzzBee:

BuzzBee is a strategic technology marketing and communications firm located in Seattle's historic Pioneer Square. Established in 2000 by CEO Michele Bourdon Keeffe, BuzzBee was founded on the belief that one firm could provide the strategic council of a consulting firm, while also providing execution tactics that come from creative, technology and PR firms. It is comprised of a growing team of talented, dedicated, professional consultants, marketers and tech-loving storytellers – all with a passion for making an impact on client business and the community.

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