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In Denver, Westword is more than an iconic print newspaper or must-read website. It’s the place people go to find out what’s happening and how they can be a part of it – and where hundreds of local businesses have forged strategic marketing partnerships by leveraging our reach, relationships and digital marketing division, V Digital Services. Whether on social media, mobile devices, laptops, at our live events or via our industry leading SEO services, readers, advertisers and agency clients alike know they can count on us to help them thrive in the Mile High City.
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Our Mission

is to be the VOICE of our communities, clients and partners by using our multimedia platforms to communicate, inform and connect brands to audiences.

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe every team member, reader, customer and partner should have a VOICE and be heard. Our differences are a reflection of the communities we serve and we are committed to creating an environment of inclusion, diversity, empowerment and equality. We are at our best when all our team members are respected and included regardless of race, age, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation and national origin.

Our Values

At Voice Media Group, we’re driven by our core values: using innovation, integrity, collaboration and transparency to power partnerships and progress.

How We Work


Westword has been Denver's leading independent news source since 1977. Every day, we publish original reporting and compelling writing on local news, restaurants, music, marijuana, arts and culture, providing a vital resource for readers who want to understand and engage with their community.


Westword’s sales department comprises driven and energetic individuals who offer our diverse range of clients a variety of marketing solutions. We continue to launch new products to meet our clients’ needs -- whether it's driving new business, general branding campaigns or advertising events.


Westword’s marketing team oversees the planning and execution of our annual signature events and all of Westword’s efforts, including promotion of clients and daily engagement with our readers.


Our production department works closely with both the sales and marketing teams to create innovative campaigns for our clients and partners.

What We Offer

We take pride in providing a work environment that takes care of our team, supports their health and financial well-being, and balances work goals with life goals.

Our Benefits

We offer an array of competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, disability, AD&D, supplemental accidental, life insurance, flex spending accounts - health/medical reimbursement and dependent care, and employee assistance programs.

Holidays & Vacation

Paid holidays, vacation, sick leave and newborn and adoption leave. We reward loyalty with additional vacation – stay for 4 years and earn up to 4 weeks paid vacation.

Wellness & Connection

Home and auto program, legal services plan, pet insurance, employee referral program, employee recognition program, trip reduction program and incentives.

Towards Your Future

401(k) Retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program and more!

On The Go!

Explore the City with our Street Team.


Culture + People

Looking for an energized and engaged workspace – along with the opportunity to have a little fun? Westword is a place where innovative and ambitious spirits thrive and creative minds flourish. Our commitment to professional excellence and personal growth in a mindful and supportive environment make us a natural destination for people who love Denver as much as we do and want to make a difference.

Find Your Dream Job

  • Multi Media Advertising Sales Executive

    Denver | Sales
    We are seeking a smart, driven, and energetic individual looking for a career in media sales. The media industry is in an exciting state of change and Westword is growing exponentially. As such, we need a highly ambitious sales person with a desire to exceed sales goals and grow with us. We pride ourselves on leading the industry in ad performance, technology and, most of all, customer results.

    This person will be responsible for growing advertising revenues through the consultative sale of both print and digital solutions including newspaper, specialty publications, digital display, SEO, PPC, paid media, social media, mobile, programmatic, IP targeting, e-mail, mobile advertising, website development and local services with a primary responsibility of acquiring new clients. We continue to launch new products and initiatives so opportunities abound.
    We offer a competitive salary with uncapped commissions, additional bonus incentives and career growth opportunities. You can expect to make between $50K - $70K your first year.

    We also offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, paid time off, company paid holidays and a 401(k). Candidates must have personal transportation and must pass a background check.

    A proven track record in sales
    Highly motivated and results-oriented
    Ability to self-generate leads
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    Strong problem solving and decision making abilities
    Strong customer service skills
    Ability to operate within a fast-paced environment
    Entrepreneurial spirit
    Digital, Radio, Cable, Print, or Media advertising sales experience a plus.

    Interested candidates please send your resume to:

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity in the workplace.
  • Digital Sales Executive

    Denver | Sales
    Are you seeking a fast-paced, high-activity sales position? Are you a hunter who's ready to close big business in a competitive environment? We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated individual who will drive digital sales. By creating successful campaigns for clients, the Digital Sales Executive ensures growth within the business and retains clients for future campaigns.

    This position is one of the most vital in the company, and we pride ourselves on leading the industry in ad performance, technology and, most of all, customer results. Our portfolio of solutions includes digital products that are designed to get results such as SEO, PPC, Paid Media, Display Advertising, Social Media, Programmatic, Retargeting, IP Targeting, E-mail, Mobile Advertising, Web Design, Content Production and more.

    The Digital Sales Executive plays an important role in our business by meeting quick deadlines, keeping a full pipeline, managing sales activity, and communicating regularly with upper management. Attention to detail, staying informed of digital advertising best practices, and having a passion for all things digital are critical aspects of the position.
    The Digital Sales Executive will:
    • Prospect digital advertisers and aggressively pursue and close new business
    • Possess a Hunter Mentality. This position is not about managing a book of business, it is about identifying opportunities and closing new sales.
    • Provide strategic advice and help small to mid-size businesses get the best ROI on their advertising investment by working closely with them in a consultative role.
    • Acquire an intimate knowledge of our capabilities, specifically within our programmatic platforms, Paid Media and SEO.
    • Be able to interpret market-analytics data and convey campaign wins to clients in order to retain clients and grow existing clients' monthly investments.

    • Minimum 5 years experience in digital media sales, media sales, or consultative B2B sales with small to medium size businesses (required)
    • Proven prospecting and new business development skills - a true Hunter's mentality.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills - a dynamic, strong, relationship builder.
    • Proven ability to meet and exceed sales goals
    • Passion, desire and motivation to sell digital products.
    • Strong work ethic with the ability to work under pressure, organize and prioritize responsibilities
    • Has demonstrative relationships with business owners, marketing directors, networking groups, and the community.

    Additional Information

    We Provide:
    • A portfolio of solutions for every clients needs with precision targeting
    • A fun and exciting work environment
    • Base salary + Commission + Bonus opportunities with a 1st year potential of $60K - $80K
    • Unlimited earning potential
    • Ongoing Sales Training
    • A career path in sales and management
    • Medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance and 401(k)

    If this sounds like a good fit, please email your resume and cover letter to us at

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity in the workplace.

  • Street Team

    Denver | Marketing

    Street Team is Hiring!

    Become a part of Westword's Street Team.

    We are seeking energetic, outgoing, dependable individuals to represent Westword and
    other dynamic, local companies.

    Send us your resume today to:
  • Digital Marketing Client Success Manager

    Denver | Account Management
    Who You Are: You're digitally savvy, hyper-organized, eager and energetic. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and you're passionate about digital marketing and analytics. You have "it" -- no, not the Stephen King novel. "It," that hard-to-define quality that makes you stand out. The thing inside you that keeps you hungry and driven to succeed wherever you go. It.

    Who We Are: V Digital Services is one of the fastest-growing digital marketing agencies in the country, specializing in Organic SEO, Local SEO, Paid Media/SEM, Social Media, and Web Development. Our team of digital strategists work with small, mid-sized, and enterprise-level businesses across every industry to help them reach more customers and grow.

    The Role: The Digital Marketing Client Success Manager role will drive the success of our clients and sales team, handling complex, high-touch campaigns in respect to SEO, SEM, Social Media, Programmatic, and Web Development. As the centralized point of contact for both the client and internal team members, the Client Success Manager is directly responsible for the relationship, project management, campaign performance and overall success of the client. It is their objective to provide exceptional customer service, a high level of communication, build strong client relationships, and deliver a quality product that retains the client on a monthly basis.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Act as the face of the agency to all clients and as the client advocate to internal team members
    • Effectively manage multi-channel strategies and products for high-spending clients that are results / ROI driven
    • Set and hit client targets for both traffic and ROI through in-depth campaign strategy
    • Project manage all campaign tasking, timeline and budgets for all campaigns
    • Serve as a thought leader and client advocate for all active campaigns
    • Utilize data to effectively report back to the client on performance with strong storytelling skills
    • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
    • Self-motivated, self-starter and ability to independently execute with minimal supervision in a fast-paced agency environment with rapidly changing priorities
    • Superb organization and time management skills with strong attention to detail
    • Deadline driven attitude that ensures due dates are met 100% of the time
    • Experience working professionally with Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Google Ads, Facebook Business Manager, Wordpress and Ecommerce Platforms a plus
    • Previous agency experience a plus

    Why Us?: Besides the competitive salary and benefits packages, V Digital Services is truly a family. We hire the best and brightest--our people are smart, driven, and passionate. We learn from each other, we respect each other, we push each other and we get better because of each other. We put our people first. This is a place where you will be welcomed, challenged respectfully, and will ultimately learn more here than you've learned at any previous job you've had before.

    Let's grow together.
    Job Type: Full-time

    Salary: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year

    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Health insurance
    • Health savings account
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Vision insurance
    • Monday to Friday
    Supplemental pay types:
    • Bonus pay

    Interested candidates please send your resume to:

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity in the workplace.
  • Drivers

    Denver | Circulation

    Looking for a fun side hustle?
    Westword Route Drivers wanted.
    Earn extra money on Wednesdays
    and deliver Westword to your favorite part of town.
    Reliable vehicle, proof of insurance & clean / current MVR is required.
    Please email your contact info to
    or call 303-293-3590.