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Convene Named One of the 2019 Best Workplaces in New York by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

Posted July 19, 2019 By Erica Campbell

(NEW YORK, July 17, 2019) — Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored Convene as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces in New York.  To determine the Best Workplaces in New York list, Great Place to Work® analyzed responses from more than 70,000 New York based employees at Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations. Employees responded to more than 60 survey questions anonymously rating their employers. Convene took the seventh spot on the list of 20 small and medium companies.

“Our culture has always been our greatest asset,” said CEO Ryan Simonetti. “We want our employees to feel engaged, valued, and inspired, and we do that by creating a work environment where we achieve our best work together. As we’ve grown from two employees to over 625 over the past ten years, we’re continuing to hire employees who embody our values and will be stewards of our culture. The Best Workplaces in New York win honors that effort and is a testament to the incredible employees who choose to be on our team.”  

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“New York’s diverse industry and career options are hugely attractive to job seekers,” said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “Organizations like Convene stand out from the crowd, intentionally growing their businesses by creating great places to work for all.”

The Best Workplaces in New York list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Convene also was ranked as a Best Workplaces in the U.S. for 2018 by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.

About Convene:

Convene (www.convene.com) designs and services premium places to work, meet, and host inspiring events. Through strategic partnerships with prominent commercial landlords, Convene operates a network of hospitality-driven locations in Class A office buildings across major U.S. cities, with plans to expand globally. Convene has raised $260M in equity funding to date and has been named one of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies by Forbes and a Best Workplace by both Inc. and Fortune Magazine. 

About the Best Workplaces in New York list

Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 70,000 employees working in the New York state and metro areas at Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations.

To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visitGreatplacetowork.com.

About Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work® is a global people analytics and consulting firm that helps companies produce better business results by focusing on workplace culture. Powered by more than 30 years of research, Emprising®, its SaaS-enabled survey and analytics platform, gives companies access to the assessments, data, and reporting needed to build a high-trust, high-performance culture. 

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