SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Segment, the customer data infrastructure company, has been recognized as a winner of the 2019 Bay Area Best Places To Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Segment ranked no. 2 out of 30 in the Large Company category.
Select employers from the Bay Area were named winners of the awards program, held on April 18, 2019. Winning organizations were honored for having created exceptional workplaces that their employees value highly.
The annual San Francisco Business Times / Silicon Valley Business Journal list surveys thousands of employees to identify the companies with the happiest and most engaged teams. Award applicants were evaluated and ranked across 5 categories according to the number of Bay Area employees.
Segment ranked at no. 2 in the Large Company category, with an overall score of 94.46. The ranking identifies the companies whose employees rated them the highest on a range of core values, including fun, collaborative culture, compensation and benefits offerings, and management practices.
“At Segment, we pride ourselves on creating a workplace where people from all walks of life and backgrounds can feel like they belong and thrive,” said Adriana Roche, Vice President of People and Places at Segment. “We want our employees to find their work meaningful and be excited about the work they do every day. Our culture is based on the idea that every member of our organization can make a difference, and this award reflects that.”
Segment provides the customer data infrastructure that businesses use to put their customers first. With Segment, companies can collect, unify, and connect their first-party data to over 250 marketing, analytics, and data warehousing tools. Today, thousands of companies across 71 countries use Segment, from fast-growing businesses such as Atlassian, Bonobos and Instacart to some of the world’s largest organizations like Levi’s, Intuit and Meredith. Segment enables these companies to achieve a common understanding of their users and make customer-centric decisions.
About 2019 Bay Area Best Places to Work
Best Places to Work is an innovative publication and awards program produced by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The rankings were determined by surveys that went directly to employees who answered a series of questions. The survey was administered online by the employers and through a service provided by Quantum Workplace, our research partner. The rankings are numeric based on Quantum’s scoring process. By ranking companies and sharing best practices we facilitate idea sharing and help other companies learn from the best.