Best Places to Work in Tampa Bay
Sunday, May 1, 2005
As a result of its unique balance of success and fun, LexJet was selected by Tampa Bay Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Tampa Bay at a luncheon held on April 28, 2005.
“We are incredibly proud of the accomplishment. Our commitment to our employees and our clients is second to none. As a result, we’ve been able to attract and retain the industry’s best talent,” states Art Lambert, LexJet’s co-founder. “We have an amazing culture of hard work, energy, and fun. The first rule is “Have Fun” and everything else is built upon this simple but effective premise. LexJet provides individuals the best possible opportunity to achieve their maximum personal and professional potential.”
LexJet, a provider of complete digital color solutions for those professionals engaged in the production and output of digital color images, was previously ranked by Deloitte & Touche as one of the fastest growing technology related companies in North America and ranked by Inc Magazine as one of the 500 fastest growing, privately held companies in America.
LexJet’s position at the top of the list was secured by the incredible benefits that it offers its employees. Benefits such as full paid health and dental; life and disability insurance; a flexible 401k plan with a wide range of funds; extensive ongoing technical, industry and business training programs; and an open-door and flat management structure that promotes open communications among all levels of staff.
“Companies that recognize that it’s not just about the money, that look at things like training, employee development, continuous improvement — fully engaging all employees so they feel challenged and stimulated about their work each day — are the ones that come out on top,” said Ron Simkins, LexJet’s co-founder. "We were told that we exceeded our target number of survey responses. You only get that from employees who are enthusiastic about their work.”
LexJet is a leading direct provider, offering proven product solutions for businesses, government and educational institutions engaged in producing large and small format digital color images. LexJet’s model offers one-to-one relationships with highly trained, competent account managers; telephone and online purchasing; custom digital imaging product solutions and same day shipping. As a result of LexJet's full integration of its’ e-business strategy with existing direct business model and internal systems, the company is visited by thousands of unique users daily for information and product solutions.