Boston Business Journal names Wasabi a 2021 Best Places to Work Company
BOSTON (May 5, 2021) — The Boston Business Journal has named Wasabi, the hot cloud storage company to its 2021 Best Places to Work — the BBJ’s exclusive ranking of the Massachusetts companies that have built outstanding work environments for their people.
The 80 companies honored in 2021 range in size and industry, with winners from the technology sector, retail industry, health care space, commercial real estate and more.
“I think I can speak for everyone here at Wasabi when saying it is an honor to be recognized by the Boston Business Journal as a top place to work in Boston,” said Wasabi CEO, David Friend. “Wasabi’s culture mixes the passion and vision of each individual with a good dose of teamwork and comraderie that proves our commitment to making the technology dream a business reality for everyone within our organization.”
The 165 businesses that met the criteria for office location and size participated in employee engagement surveys distributed by Business Journal partner Quantum Workplace. Employees were asked to rate their work environment, work-life balance, job satisfaction, advancement opportunities, management, compensation and benefits.
“In a year that has brought incredible challenges for everyone both personally and in business, it is a true testament to great organizations to be named a Best Place to Work,” said BBJ's Market President and Publisher Carolyn Jones. “We congratulate all of our honorees and look forward to learning from them on how to create and sustain outstanding workplaces.”
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Wasabi provides simple, predictable and affordable hot cloud storage for businesses all over the world. It enables organizations to store and instantly access an infinite 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 $250 million in funding to date and is a privately held company based in Boston.