Press Release

Built In Honors Wasabi Technologies as a 2022 Best Place to Work

Remote Work and Flexibility are Key Drivers of Happiness and Engagement for Wasabi Employees

January 5, 2022

BOSTON — January 5, 2022Wasabi Technologies, the hot cloud storage company, today announced it has been named one of Built In’s Best Midsize Companies to Work For in Boston for 2022. Built In’s Best Place to Work Awards is an annual program that includes companies of all sizes, from startups to those in the enterprise, and honors both remote-first employers as well as companies in the eight largest tech markets across the U.S.

Built In determines the winners of Best Places to Work based on an algorithm, using company data about compensation, benefits and companywide programming. To reflect the benefits candidates are searching for more frequently on Built In, the program also weighs criteria like remote and flexible work opportunities, programs for DEI and other people-first cultural offerings.

With headquarters in the heart of Boston, Wasabi was founded in 2017 by Carbonite founders David Friend and Jeff Flowers to remove the complexity of cloud storage for businesses all over the world. Trusted by tens of thousands of customers worldwide, Wasabi has been recognized as one of technology’s fastest-growing and more visionary companies. It has grown exponentially in recent years, now with over 175 employees who have unparalleled flexibility and work-life balance, best in class workplace benefits, and a creative and collaborative team that has only become more engaged in Wasabi’s success.

“Wasabi made the decision to become fully remote over the last year, and the results speak for themselves. We are coming off our most successful year yet, and that is because our employees love the flexibility and lack of stress that comes with working from home. We are all enjoying our work more than ever,” said David Friend, co-founder and CEO, Wasabi Technologies. “Wasabi strives to be a great place to work by showing trust in our employees’ abilities, and this honor from Built In is a testament to the enthusiasm and creativity they bring to Wasabi every single day.”

“It is my honor to extend congratulations to the 2022 Best Places to Work winners,” says Sheridan Orr, Chief Marketing Officer, Built In. “This year saw a record number of entrants — and the past two years fundamentally changed what tech professionals want from work. These honorees have risen to the challenge, evolving to deliver employee experiences that provide the meaning and purpose today’s tech professionals seek.”


Built In is creating the largest platform for technology professionals globally. Monthly, more than three million of the industry’s most in-demand professionals visit the site from across the world. They rely on our platform to stay ahead of tech trends and news, develop their careers and find opportunities at companies whose values they share. Built In also serves 1,800 innovative companies of all sizes, ranging from startups to the Fortune 100. By putting their stories in front of our uniquely engaged audience, we help them hire otherwise hard-to-reach tech professionals, locally, nationally or remotely.


Built In’s esteemed Best Places to Work Awards, now in its fourth year, honor companies across numerous categories: 100 Best Places to Work, 50 Best Small Places to Work, 100 Best Midsize Places to Work, 50 Companies with the Best Benefits and 50 Best Paying Companies, 100 Best Large Companies to Work For, and 50 Best Remote-First Places to Work.

About Wasabi Technologies

Wasabi provides simple, predictable and affordable hot cloud storage for businesses all over the world. It enables organizations to store and instantly access an unlimited amount of data at 1/5th the price of the competition with no complex tiers or unpredictable egress fees. Trusted by tens of thousands of customers worldwide, Wasabi has been recognized as one of technology’s fastest-growing and most visionary companies. Created by Carbonite co-founders and cloud storage pioneers David Friend and Jeff Flowers, Wasabi has secured nearly $275 million in funding to date and is a privately held company based in Boston.

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Wasabi Technologies PR contact:

Kaley Carpenter

Inkhouse for Wasabi