|By Marketwire .||
|October 3, 2012 11:34 AM EDT||
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 -- Plum Benefits has announced launch of its free and exclusive benefits service into the Washington, D.C. market. Employers within the D.C. area can sign up for the free service to give their employees special access and discounts to live entertainment in and around Washington D.C., including theater, family attractions, sporting events, concerts and more. Employees can also purchase tickets to events in other cities offered by Plum Benefits throughout the United States.
Plum Benefits helps companies make their employees feel appreciated and valued by providing new ways to lead a fun and balanced life and explore their community. For more than 12 years the company has been connecting employees with insider-access to live activities and once in a lifetime experiences. The Plum Benefits program is personalized for each employer and easily implemented and administered through the HR department.
"With the kickoff of the new theater season and fall sports, Plum Benefits expansion into Washington, D.C. could not come at a better time," says Michael Civello, Director of Client Relations at Plum Benefits. "Our goal is to help individuals and families explore the best of what Washington, D.C. has to offer by providing exclusive deals and access to the finest live entertainment in and around the city."
Initial Plum Benefits offerings within the Washington, D.C. area includes 30% off Washington Wizards games in November, 20% savings on tickets to "The Government Inspector" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream" produced by The Shakespeare Theatre Company, 20% off Great Wolf Lodge in Williamsburg, and special access to concerts such as Bob Dylan, Justin Bieber and Madonna. A special offer to the Military Bowl at RFK Stadium on December 27th will be coming soon. Employees planning vacations to other U.S. cities can purchase tickets through Plum Benefits to attractions in cities such as Las Vegas, Orlando, Philadelphia, and New York. Plum Benefits is working with local entertainment venues to negotiate even more great and exclusive offers for D.C. employers.
"We welcome Plum Benefits and its valuable service to the D.C. market," said Max Farrow, Washington, D.C. Chamber of Commerce. "We serve a diverse membership of more than 1700 employers and Plum Benefits fits right into our mission of creating a better environment to work, play and do business in the District. We are excited to offer Plum Benefits to our members so they can better explore and experience the best of D.C."
More than 20,000 employers already offer Plum Benefits as a perk to their employees across the country. The company connects more than 7 million employees to its exclusive deals and special discounts. Employers interested in offering Plum Benefits to their employees can sign up for free at www.myplumbenefits.com or contact Mindy Nettnin at 212-660-1846.
About Plum Benefits
Plum Benefits, a Shubert Organization owned Company, is a benefits service that provides employees free access to unique discounts and special deals to a wide array of entertainment and events through their employer at no cost to the company. The company was founded in NY in 1998 and today connects more than 7 million employees across 20,000 corporate clients to the best entertainment and events their city has to offer. Plum Benefits provides exceptional and sometimes exclusive access to theater, concerts, family events, sports, restaurants, museums and vacation attractions to help employees lead a fun and balanced life. Employers can sign up for Plum Benefits for free at www.myplumbenefits.com.