2017

Beyond Spots & Dots opens office in Columbus, OH

  • 2nd location at the PNC Plaza Building, Downtown Columbus

2016

BS&D won three IABC Pittsburgh Golden Triangle Awards

  • Ranked on Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies
  • Melanie won Women of Achievement Award
  • Ranked 45th Fastest-Growing Company on the Pittsburgh Business Times Pittsburgh 100 list

2015

Won four Educational Advertising Design Awards

  • Melanie won a global award: Enterprising Women of the Year
  • Named as part of Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America by Entrepreneur magazine’s E360 Performance Index
  • Completed 3rd floor expansion

2014

Became a Google Partner

  • New outdoor signage installed
  • 1st year of Drupal Camp PA
  • Participated in Mayor Peduto’s Startup and Entrepreneur Roundtable

2013

Melanie received the Business Women First Awards for the 25 influential business women in Pittsburgh

  • Ranked on Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies
  • Joined the Pittsburgh Technology Council
  • Became a Drupal Association Organizational Member

2012

Named 10th Best Place to Work by Pittsburgh Business Times

  • Ranked on Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies
  • Ranked 23rd Fastest-Growing Company on the Pittsburgh Business Times Pittsburgh 100 list
  • Named 16th largest Pittsburgh area Advertising Firm by Pittsburgh Business Times

2011

Ranked 18th Fastest-Growing Company on the Pittsburgh Business Times Pittsburgh 100 list

  • More office expansion!
  • BS&D launched bus boards
  • Andreas named finalist for CFO of the Year by Pittsburgh Business Times

2010

Swept the Media Association of Pittsburgh Awards

  • Number of clients: 40
  • Launched billboard campaign
  • Completed office expansion to the 2nd floor

2009

BS&D expanded office – taking over the entire 1st floor

  • Andreas profiled in Pittsburgh Business Times
  • BS&D shared network was built

2008

200% Growth Year-over-Year

  • BS&D launched 1st client online campaign on Google and Yahoo!
  • 24 clients are invoiced

2007

Moved to 1034 Fifth Ave

  • New BS&D sign installed
  • 1st client payment received and cleared on April 13th
  • BS&D developed and launched 1st client website

2006

October 6th BS&D was born!

  • 6 months later, BS&D was incorporated
  • 1st location on 9th Street, Downtown Pittsburgh
  • BS&D hired its first employee