Outbrain, the world’s leading discovery and native advertising feed for the open web, today announced the company was selected by Tech in Motion as a 2019 finalist for the Best Tech Work Culture category in the annual Timmy Awards.
“We’ve built a global team that truly embodies a positive workplace culture,” said Daphna Michaeli, Global Head of People & Culture at Outbrain. “Since Outbrain was started 13 years ago, we have always focused on creating an environment where people are proud to work, no matter the location. All 18 of our global offices reflect the culture and atmosphere; no matter if you’re sitting in the NYC headquarters or based in Paris, you’ll always feel as a part of the Outbrain family.”
Headquartered in New York City with 18 offices worldwide, the company’s collaborative atmosphere is the reason “Outbrainers” love coming to work every day. One of Outbrain’s primary culture goals is to ensure each and every team member can participate, shape and lead areas of the company culture in ways that are meaningful and rewarding to them. Special employee perks include best in class training sessions, a global mentoring program, employee-led culture groups, volunteer events, donation drives, weekly team lunches, beer gardens, and a sports leagues.
The Timmy Awards recognizes the top local workplaces for tech professionals across various cities. The finalists, including Outbrain, were selected from extensive criteria, including creating a rewarding team environment to promoting innovation, learning and technical creativity. Two Best Tech Work Culture awards will be announced during a live ceremony this October, one for Judge’s Choice and one for Community Favorite, which is chosen by public voting available here.
“We’re thrilled to continue to recognize and celebrate so many of the companies that are striving to better the lives and workplaces of their tech teams,” says Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Tech in Motion. “We get to grow with our local communities as an event series, which is why offering two awards this year is so exciting. It shows the innovation and growth of companies within the tech scene here.”
The local community has a chance to get involved by voting online now through Friday, September 27th to determine which company will be crowned the best in tech as the Community Favorite, while the Judge’s Choice winners will be chosen by a panel of expert judges.
Outbrain is the world’s leading discovery and native advertising feed for the open web. A third of the world’s Internet-connected population explore and discover information through our feed technology, which is trusted by emerging to established brands and integrated into thousands of media companies’ tech stacks to manage and monetize their publishing operations. Outbrain operates in 55 countries and is headquartered in New York City with offices in 18 cities worldwide. Learn more at http://www.outbrain.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
About Tech in Motion Events
Tech in Motion is an international events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project in 2011 between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, grew into an organization of over 190,000 members across 12 chapters in North America including Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County and Toronto. Please visit techinmotionevents.com for more information about notable speakers, sponsors and events.