WordStream Named One of Boston’s Top 11 Places to Work for Second Year Running

WordStream was recognized among Boston's best places to work for the second year by Boston Business Journal.

BOSTON, MA, JUNE 24, 2016 - WordStream, Inc., a provider of online marketing software and services, was honored as one of Boston’s top 11 best places to work by the Boston Business Journal for the second year in a row.

Employees commended WordStream’s unlimited vacation time, excellent benefits, flexible hours, approachable managers, and office perks—such as free cold-brew coffee and snacks, ping-pong and foosball, a tapped keg and regular company outings—as some of the many reasons they love working at WordStream.

“We’re so happy to have been named one of the best places to work in Boston—again!” said Ralph Folz, CEO of WordStream. “We have grown so much in the past year, it is great to know that our people still enjoy coming to work every day. I’m proud to work with such passionate people and glad to be recognized for committing to make WordStream a happy workspace.”

WordStream’s commitment to providing a fun and rewarding work atmosphere helped them claim the ranking of number 11 among this year's Best Place to Work in Boston. With just over 180 employees, WordStream was selected to compete in the medium-size business category. Other companies in the category include Actifio, InsightSquared, Trinity Partners, and Kforce Inc.

Winners were announced at Symphony Hall in Boston at the 14th annual Best Places to Work event on June 23. Several WordStream executives and employees attended the event, and the award was accepted by Folz, whose three-word acceptance speech was "WordStream loves Boston."

The Boston Business Journal judged candidates in the competition based on employee responses to questions focusing on a range of factors, such as their pride in the company, company encouragement, support and recognition of achievement, and relationships with co-workers and supervisors. The results were analyzed and scored in partnership with Quantum Workplace, a leading provider of employee engagement analysis tools.

As one of the fastest-growing companies in Massachusetts according to Inc. magazine, WordStream is always looking for dedicated, passionate people. To view currently available career opportunities, visit http://www.wordstream.com/jobs.

About WordStream

WordStream, Inc. provides software and services that help marketers get the maximum results from their online marketing efforts. WordStream's easy-to-use software allows for more effective paid search and social campaigns with the 20-Minute Work Week, a customized workflow that guides marketers through steps that can greatly improve their AdWords, Bing, Yahoo, and Facebook campaigns, plus tools for call tracking, keyword optimization, and more. WordStream also offers an award-winning free PPC tool, the AdWords Performance Grader, which evaluates users' Google AdWords accounts and provides valuable tips for improvement. WordStream is a Google Premier Partner.