Jason Ward

Mentoring Employees Key To Growth

Mentoring Employees Key To Growth

Visitors to Marketing Solutions' website are greeted by a flashy introduction with pulsing dance music that continues to play while they browse the site, evoking the modern vibe the company hopes to project.

The Hartford-based organization ­ created in October 2010 ­ aims to stay true to the promise of its visuals at www.marketingsolutionsct.net. It is the top small employer in the Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces competition for 2012.

Marketing Solutions offers direct marketing and sales, with teams of agents working on behalf of clients such as AT&T, Staples, electricity generators seeking sales to the public and nonprofit groups.  But in another mark of...