Austin, Texas – June 26, 2015 – Today, Square Root®, an Austin-based Software as a Service (SaaS) company whose store relationship management platform, CoEFFICIENT®, powers data-driven decision making for leading automotive and retail enterprises, was named one of the Best Places to Work in Central Texas by the Austin Business Journal. The company was was ranked fourth in the small business category, and was recognized at an awards luncheon held at the Hyatt Regency Austin Friday afternoon.
Square Root was selected from more than 70 companies across four categories – micro, small, medium, and large sized businesses. Nominees were evaluated on work climate, team atmosphere, benefits and employee engagement. Winners were selected based on direct employee feedback, collected via confidential surveys conducted by Quantum Workplace.
“Awards that recognize the amazing workplace our team has built together are by far the ones that mean the most,” said Chris Taylor, CEO of Square Root. “Creating a strong culture and an environment where everyone is excited to come to work has been our primary focus from day one. Our success is a direct result of our team and the passion they bring to the business and to our customers every day. It’s an honor to be recognized alongside other great Austin companies who continue to put their people first.”
Square Root’s culture has driven its business since the beginning. The company’s work atmosphere was built on the belief that business growth goes hand-in-hand with employees’ personal growth. Weekly awards for top performers, a dog friendly office, catered team lunches, a fully stocked bar and kitchen, a “build your dream machine” program, and generous educational stipends all serve to support an environment that fuels good work and greater success. From hosting hackathons where employees extend beyond the their daily job functions to tackle passion projects like creating an office beer scale — to offering unlimited vacation so employees can recharge when they need to, Square Root® provides a workplace that gives employees the autonomy and flexibility to do the best work of their careers.
Square Root was selected from more than 70 companies across four categories – micro, small, medium, and large sized businesses. Winners were chosen based on the best work climate, team atmosphere, benefits and engagement for its employees. The nominees set the benchmark for the top company workplaces that are energizing Central Texas’ constant innovation.
This is the latest in a series of awards has received for its strong culture and positive work environment, including recognition by Fortune Magazine as the 15th Best Small Company to Work for in the US on the 2014 Best Small and Medium Workplaces list.
To learn more about Square Root’s culture and current available positions, visit Our Careers page.
Square Root®, an Austin-based Software as a Service (SaaS) company, creates technology solutions that power data-driven decision making for leading automotive and retail enterprises. Built for companies with distributed retail networks, Square Root’s store relationship management platform, CoEFFICIENT®, delivers actionable data insights to align organizations, increase transparency, encourage collaboration, and improve store performance. Founded in 2006, Square Root has been bootstrapped to success, and serves as a trusted partner to many of the most well-known and complex enterprises in the world. For more information, visit www.square-root.com