BOSTON, Sept. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LogMeIn, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOGM) announced that it has been named a finalist for the MassEcon 2013 Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Awards in recognition for the company's recent move to its new worldwide headquarters in Boston's Innovation District, and its related multi-million investment in renovations and infrastructure, community involvement, and significant year-over-year job creation. The MassEcon Economic Impact Awards celebrate companies that have made an outstanding contribution to the Massachusetts economy. LogMeIn joins local leaders including Next Step Living and EnerNOC as this year's group of Greater Boston finalists.
"I'm proud to say that in the past year, LogMeIn has relocated our headquarters to the heart of Boston's Innovation District -- we're now the largest high tech company in the neighborhood -- doubled our square footage and created more than 100 new local jobs," said Jim Kelliher, CFO of LogMeIn. "This expansion has put us in a great position to attract the areas' best talent, scale our workforce to tackle some of the most transformative opportunities in all of technology, and continue to increase our involvement in the local community. We're honored that MassEcon has recognized us for these efforts."
Finalists compete on a regional basis, defined as West, Central, Southeast, Northeast, and Greater Boston. The winners from each of the five regions will be announced in October and recognized at an awards luncheon on November 26th in Boston.
About LogMeIn, Inc.
LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) transforms the way people work and live through secure connections to the computers, devices, data, and people that make up their digital world. The company's cloud services free millions of people to work from anywhere, empower IT professionals to securely embrace the modern cloud-centric workplace, give companies new ways to reach and support today's connected customer, and help businesses bring the next generation of connected products to market.
LogMeIn is headquartered in Boston's Innovation District with offices in Australia, Hungary, India, Ireland, the Netherlands, and the UK.
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