Red Ventures creating 500 new tech jobs in Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Red Ventures will expand its Mecklenburg County operations by adding 500 jobs over the next five years. The technology and marketing company plans to invest $5 million at its facility in Charlotte over the same period. The company will look fill positions including software developers, analysts, I/T specialists and inside sales agents. The additional workforce will result in a payroll impact of nearly $24.5 million annually.
“This great American success-story continues to grow its business and flourish in our state,” said Gov. Pat McCrory. “By adding 500 new jobs, Red Ventures has shown that North Carolina has the workforce and business climate to grow and succeed.”
Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is the country’s largest technology-enabled platform for sales and marketing organizations. The company uses advanced analytics and proprietary technology to optimize client leads and close sales for some of the nation’s top brands. Operating across a variety of high-growth industries, including home services, insurance, energy, financial services and software, Red Ventures seamlessly connects customers with the products and services they need most.
The privately-held company employs more than 2,800 people, including 544 in North Carolina. For each of the past eight years, Red Ventures has been named a “Best Place to Work in Charlotte” by the Charlotte Business Journal.