Square Root Named One of Best Places to Work in Austin

JUNE 22, 2018

Austin Business Journal award is latest in series of local and national accolades recognizing the company’s commitment to culture
Square Root today announced its recognition by the Austin Business Journal as the 12th Best Place to Work in Austin, in the small company category. The award marks the fourth consecutive year the company has been recognized for its outstanding workplace culture by the Austin Business Journal.
“Square Root’s building a culture that fosters individual growth and authenticity,” said Courtney Branson, Director of People + Culture at Square Root. “Each individual brings a personal touch to our culture, and this reward truly reflects all of those efforts to create a collaborative, supportive place.
The annual Austin Business Journal Best Places to Work list is based on evaluations that consider communication and resources, individual needs, manager effectiveness, personal engagement, team dynamics, and trust in leadership.  Selection of the winning companies is also informed by anonymous employee feedback collected by Quantum Workplace. Square Root was honored among 75 Austin-area companies across four categories: micro, small, medium, and large-sized businesses.

“Square Root’s building a culture that fosters individual growth and authenticity,” said Courtney Branson, Director of People + Culture at Square Root. “Each individual brings a personal touch to our culture, and this reward truly reflects all of those efforts to create a collaborative, supportive place.

The award is the latest in a number of local and national accolades Square Root has received for its culture and workplace environment. In the last year alone, Square Root was recognized as one of America’s Best Workplaces by Inc. Magazine, in addition to being named the 13th Best Small Workplace in the U.S., 12th Best Workplace in Texas by FORTUNE magazine.

As the company continues to grow and attract globally-recognized customers including Nissan, Volkswagen, and Subaru, Square Root stays true to its four company values: Be Customer Inspired, Think Big—Do Bigger, Partner, and Thrive. The company’s benefits programs are inspired by the values and designed to encourage authenticity and allow for a “choose your own adventure” atmosphere, with flexible work schedules, unlimited paid time off, $3000 per year to learn anything, and a peer-to-peer recognition program. Other company perks include regular team building activities, mentoring programs, exercise and wellness programs, frequently catered lunches, family-friendly events, and both paid maternity and paternity leave.

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About Square Root: 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. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Square Root was named the second best small company to work for in the U.S. by Fortune Magazine in 2015.