This year, we’re excited to be named one of the Best Workplaces in the Bay Area – Small and Medium Companies. As everyone in the Valley knows, the talent wars are fierce. It takes more than big paychecks with unlimited vacation days, lunches, and snacks to attract and retain the best of the best.
To compile this year’s Best Workplaces in the Bay Area list, Fortune partnered with Great Place to Work to survey more than 43,000 employees in the Bay Area. ShareThis stood out from the pack by creating an amazing workplace where employees enjoy what they do and the people they work with.
Kurt Abrahamson, CEO of ShareThis, commented: “We’re honored to receive this recognition from Fortune and Great Place to Work. Thanks to all of our employees for recognizing AND making ShareThis a great place to work!”
ShareThis attracts and hires talent from leading companies and provides our people with strong and supportive leadership, plentiful resources, as well as lots of autonomy and room for growth. Our unique culture is centered around “Sharing Intelligence” — we believe that good ideas come from everywhere so we strive to promote collaboration and open discussions among team members at all levels.
“It’s great to see that ShareThis employees love working here.“ Myha Trieu, ShareThis’ SVP of People, said. “We will continue to build an awesome workplace that promotes trust, growth, and collaboration among our employees.”
ShareThis empowers career growth for our employees by hosting regular on-site and off-site training, team building events, and hackathons to sharpen their skill sets and encourage teamwork. All managers offer coaching and career discussions for their team members to pave their paths for career advancement. Besides promotion, raise, and bonus, we recognize accomplishments with additional incentives, such as the MVP Awards granted on a quarterly basis.
We care a lot about the personal well-being of our employees by offering benefits such as:
- Unlimited vacation days and flexible work arrangements
- Top-notch medical benefits
- Stock options
- 401(k) program
- Stipend for professional and personal development
- Generous parental leave policy
- Sabbatical program
- Employee assistance program (provides confidential counseling, work/life services, and legal counseling)
- Quarterly team-building events
- ShareThis Care Program — paid time to volunteer together
- Monthly wellness stipend or Stay Fit reimbursement program
- Free healthy catered lunches, snacks, and drinks
- Ergonomic facilities and dog-friendly environment
To view the complete 2018 FORTUNE Best Workplaces in the Bay Area list, visit https://www.greatplacetowork.com/best-workplaces/bay-area/2018.