Eleanor Meredith, publisher and majority owner, has led Irving Levin Associates, Inc. through a number of innovations while increasing profitability for the company, which is the leading publisher of business intelligence for investors in the senior care and healthcare merger and acquisition markets.
Foremost among Meredith’s achievements is that the company she leads was recognized in 2015 as the fastest growing media company in Connecticut, according to the 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
Also in 2015, Meredith was awarded “Female Executive of the Year” in the business services category for small companies at the 12th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. This competition received more than 1,400 entries from 24 countries and had more than 200 judges.
Instrumental to the company’s continued growth are the following achievements and innovations that have been implemented under Meredith’s leadership over the past year.
1. The company was awarded 8 awards in editorial and marketing from a number of prestigious organizations in 2015, bringing the total won to over 55 awards.
2. The company’s brand was refreshed and that included creating live events, a website redesign, and the redesign of print and digital newsletters; these redesigns were instrumental in creating greater customer engagement and retention.
3. Renovation of the 5,000 square-foot headquarters building to modernize the working environment, increase the mobility of employees and attract prospective employees.