Loft9 Sees Continued Growth in 2014
February 11, 2014 – Loft9, a growing consulting firm with offices in Bellevue, WA and Denver, CO showed phenomenal growth in 2013. The firm made headlines being named by Consulting Magazine as a “Best Firm to Work For,” placing 4th in the Operations Management and 7th in the Career Development categories. Additionally, Loft9 placed 4th on the Puget Sound Business Journal’s “Fastest Growing Eastside Companies“ list and 18th on the “Fastest Growing Private Companies in Washington.”
In 2013 Loft9 bought out Point B, their only outside investor, positioning the firm to further capitalize on its unique approach of providing all clients a team-based delivery model. Ending the year with $10M in revenue and fifteen active clients, the future looks extremely bright in 2014, as Loft9 sets its sights on continued growth and increased market share. Loft9 plans to hire more than 25 consultants in the next 10 months and was featured alongside major Puget Sound employers in February’s Seattle Magazine “Now Hiring” article.
The company’s rapid growth and success can be attributed to its dedication to both clients and employees. Founder Mark Birzell highlights that a “key differentiator for our clients and associates is that we have an absolute focus on developing our people, regardless of experience level, so our clients get the best in the industry.” Loft9 prides itself on continuous education and training for its employees. This includes unique benefits such providing a $1,000 yearly stipend for personal development, which can be used for advancing any skill including rock climbing or agile project management.
Loft9 is a professional services firm that provides clients the focused business attention and resource bandwidth they need to succeed. Founded in January 2010 by Mark Birzell and Ed Beals, the firm helps clients plan for and execute on their most critical initiatives by providing best-fit resources in project management and business analysis. The firm has offices in Bellevue, WA and Denver, CO employing more than 50 Associates, serving clients in the technology, software, health care, non-profit, retail, and insurance industries. The firm is actively hiring consultants. More information can be found at www.loft9consulting.com.