Firefly: From $100 bedroom start-up to multi-million dollar business and winner of the "Best Emerging Business" in 3 years

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Firefly has been announced the winner of the "Best Emerging Business" category, and finalist in the "Excellence in Marketing" category at the North Auckland, Westpac Business Awards held in New Zealand.

Firefly named Best Emerging Business at the Westpac Business Awards
Firefly named Best Emerging Business at the Westpac Business Awards

Firefly is a full-service digital marketing agency, focusing on helping businesses generate leads and accelerate growth in the online space. The Auckland SEO company specializes in SEO, helping businesses rank on Google and achieve position 1 results. They are also Google AdWords award winners and have a full in-house Social Media specialist team.

The team of 14 digital marketing specialists are delighted to achieve this prestigious award, as they strive to become the most trusted digital marketing company in the world. This high-growth, rule-breaking startup is making waves in the digital marketing space. Disrupting the industry and bringing transparent change of results focused attitudes the industry desperately needs, Firefly are excited about the future.

26-year-old CEO, Anthony Baxter is extremely proud of the results the team has achieved in only 3 years, starting in his bedroom with only $100 with his COO and business partner Marko Kisa, growing to over 14 staff and more than $2 million turnover in year 3.

"It's been an extremely rewarding journey, and something myself and everyone in the team are proud of. Starting from humble beginnings, with no business experience, capital investment or knowledge of running a digital agency, the number of business lessons and challenges we have overcome has been character building and invaluable to who we are today."

Featured on Stuff, NZ Herald, and Seven Sharp live news in New Zealand, with a 200% growth rate year on year, the progress from year one to year three has been exceptional.

"The amazing part of growing Firefly, has been the success stories and lives we have impacted along the way. Firefly has helped hundreds of businesses owners achieve their goals and dreams through digital marketing and remind them of why they got into the business in the first place. This alone is enough of a success for our team and is why our team are so passionate about what we do."

The Westpac business awards have been running for 10 years and are one of the most prestigious business awards in the country. With thousands of businesses entered showcasing brilliance in business, the award process is a valuable way for business owners to step away from the day-to-day, have a look at how they are tracking and benchmark themselves with others. The feedback from the judges and going through this process can be a very valuable exercise.

To find out more about Firefly, please visit our website:

Phone: +64 800 (347 335)

Firefly help brands shine brighter in the digital universe. They have helped hundreds of businesses across New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA and abroad. If you are interested in growing your digital presence, reach out to the team at Firefly.

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