October 18, 2018 – New York City – Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored Convene as one of the 2018 Best Small & Medium Workplaces.
The ranking considered more than 112,000 employee surveys from small and medium-sized companies. Great Place to Work®, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 50 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. Rankings are based on employees’ feedback and reward companies who best include all employees, no matter who they are or what they do for the organization. Convene took the #59 spot on the list.
“Convene is proud to be recognized by our incredible team for being among the 2018 Best Small and Medium Workplaces in the U.S.,” said Ryan Simonetti, CEO and Co-Founder, Convene. “As a CEO, there is absolutely nothing more rewarding than receiving prestigious recognition for our values-driven culture.”
The Best Small & Medium Workplaces stand out for excelling in the industry’s rapidly-changing marketplace. As Convene’s grows their business in more places and more ways, Convene has stayed true to our culture and values, and according to eat Place to Work®, 99 percent of employees take great pride in working for the company.
“When it comes to revenue growth and innovation, the 2018 Best Small & Medium Workplaces continue to outperform their peers making these companies more competitive and helping them secure their position in the marketplace,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work®. “What these companies do differently than their peers is that they offer a great workplace for all employees, regardless of role or personal traits”.
The Best Small & Medium Workplaces 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 was ranked the #11 Best Workplace in New York by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE.
Convene (www.convene.com) is the fastest-growing network of full-service, tech-enabled meeting, event, and flexible workspaces. Founded in 2009, Convene has locations in New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles, with plans to expand globally. The company has been named one of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies by Forbes, one of LinkedIn’s Most In-Demand Startups, one of America’s fastest growing companies and Best Workplaces of 2018 by Inc. Magazine, and the #11 Best Workplace in New York by Fortune Magazine.
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 112,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
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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