FloQast Named Among Best Places to Work in Los Angeles by Los Angeles Business Journal
Aug 09, 2017 | By Business Wire
Company Ranks 18th on Prestigious List of LA’s Top 100 Employers
LOS ANGELES … August 9, 2017 … FloQast, Inc., a provider of close management software created by accountants for accountants to close the books faster and more accurately, announced today it was ranked 18th on the 2017 Best Places to Work in Los Angeles list by The Los Angeles Business Journal.
The 11th Annual 2017 Best Places to Work in Los Angeles Awards honor top local employers who are ranked based on leadership, corporate culture and communications as well as other criteria. Small, medium and large companies throughout Los Angeles County participated in a detailed survey conducted by Best Companies Group, leading to their ranking. The Top 100 companies were revealed in an awards ceremony that took place on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the Sheraton Grand in Los Angeles.
The ranking process involved anonymously surveying employees. FloQast earned multiple high scores across several areas, including:
- 95% overall employee satisfaction
- 99% satisfaction amongst employees with regard to their supervisors
- 96% satisfaction in their roles
- 97% satisfaction in the company's corporate culture
FloQast empowers its employees to help shape and define company culture so its values are directly built by employees. The company offers a range of perks, such as unlimited paid time off, free Lunch Fridays to promote inter-departmental involvement and culture building and monthly social events that foster team building, just to name a few.
“We are proud to be named amongst Los Angeles’ top employers. In just the short few years since our founding, we have assembled strong leadership and a dynamic team. In 2016 alone, we grew our workforce by more than 90% and increased revenue 300%. We strive to make the environment fun and ensure our employees feel appreciated. FloQast has built a culture that values employees and rewards their efforts. Those who excel in their roles are quickly promoted and afforded opportunities to make an even greater impact. It is this culture which is driving our rapid growth and resulted in our being named as a Best Place to Work,” explained Michael Whitmire, CPA, co-founder and chief executive officer at FloQast.
To be eligible for consideration in the 2017 Best Places to Work In Los Angeles listing, companies needed 15 or more permanent employees working in Los Angeles; a facility in Los Angeles county; be in business a minimum of one year; be a publicly or privately held business or a for-profit, not-for-profit or government entity.
To explore career opportunities for joining FloQast’s winning team, visit www.floqast.com/careers.
FloQast is a leading developer of close management software, created by accountants for accountants to close faster and more accurately. Working with accounting teams’ existing checklists and Excel, FloQast provides a single place to manage the month-end close and gives everyone visibility. FloQast customers on average close three days faster. The award-winning solution is trusted by hundreds of accounting departments, including those at Twilio, Nutanix, Zillow and The Golden State Warriors. To learn more, visit www.floqast.com and join the conversation on Twitter @floqast.