Square Root Named 12th Best Workplace in Texas by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

MARCH 23, 2018

Square Root took the 12th spot on Great Place to Work and FORTUNE’s latest list.

Austin, Texas – Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored Square Root, Inc. as one of the 2018 Best Workplaces in Texas. The ranking considered more than 28,000 employee surveys from companies across the Lone Star state. Great Place to Work, a research and consulting firm, evaluated more than 50 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included employee pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that their work makes a difference, and feeling their work has special meaning. Rankings are based on employees’ experiences, no matter who they are or what they do, and Square Root, Inc. took the 12th spot on the list.

“We are honored to be among the ranks of so many great Texas companies,” said Chris Taylor, founder and CEO of Square Root. “Our team is our top priority at Square Root. We believe that investing in the growth of our people not only allows our team to thrive, but also delivers more value to our customers.”

In the last year, Square Root has prioritized celebrating and encouraging the uniqueness of each employee. They created monthly “knitting” presentations that encourage any Radical to share a passion of theirs with the team. Additionally, the company launched In Your Shoes, a short-term mentorship program for members across teams to partner and learn about others’ roles. Perks like these continue to help the Square Root team thrive, both personally and professionally.

“We are honored to be among the ranks of so many great Texas companies,” said Chris Taylor, founder and CEO of Square Root. “Our team is our top priority at Square Root. We believe that investing in the growth of our people not only allows our team to thrive, but also delivers more value to our customers.”

The Best Workplaces in Texas 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. Square Root also has been ranked as a Best Workplace for Tech and a Best Workplace for Women by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.

“Texas is the top exporting state in the U.S. and one of the top 10 economies in the world,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “Texans can be proud that organizations like Square Root are building the state’s economy by creating great places to work for all.”

About Square Root: Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Square Root unlocks the power of data for the world’s leading automotive and retail brands. Powered by predictive analytics, AI and machine learning, its store relationship management platform, CoEFFICIENT®, delivers actionable insights that drive performance.

About the Best Workplaces in Texas: Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 385,000 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.

About Great Place to Work: Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small & Medium Companies, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.

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