Wisetail Named #32 On Outside Magazine’s 100 Best Places To Work 2016. Montana’s Fastest Growing Tech Firm Earn Spot on “National Dream Job List”
(Bozeman, MT) – Wisetail, has earned yet another national recognition as #32 on OUTSIDE’s 100 Best Places to Work 2016. As part of the assessment, Outside Magazine helps its readers identify dream jobs around the country. Each year, OUTSIDE recognizes the top 100 companies in the United States that help their employees strike the ideal balance between work and play. These companies encourage employees to lead an active lifestyle, are eco-conscious, and prioritize giving back to the community.
In addition to weaving adventure into the company’s manifesto, Wisetail sets aside a $1,000 stipend every quarter to help team members fund, “adventures, unique professional development opportunities, and vision quests.”
Wisetail is also known for its dedication to local trail projects and giving back to the community through the company’s charitable giving arm, Wisetail Works. Earlier this year, Wisetail was named one of the fastest growing companies in America by Inc.com and one of the 50 Best Small Businesses in America by Fortune Magazine.
“This year’s list of Best Places to Work highlights employers who go above and beyond for their staff,” said OUTSIDE Online Editor Scott Rosenfield. “Included are organizations that emphasize a healthy work-life balance and promote, encourage and reward employees to live active and healthier lives.”
“Honestly, this is the only business recognition I’ve ever wanted because it represents the intersection of business performance, being a great place to work and a commitment to social and environmental responsibility. This recognition validates our commitment to adventure often and enjoy Montana’s wide open spaces so we can be a healthier, more inspired and a higher performing team. Because we are an #INDIETECH company, we are free from the strings attached to venture capital and free to prioritize our core cultural values.”
Located at the base of one of Montana’s best trail systems, Wisetail’s #INDIETECH business model has successfully bucked the Silicon Valley tech startup trend by growing to serve more than 1 million users without a dime of outside financing. Wisetail is an award-winning learning management system (LMS) company hand-built from scratch in 2009 in Bozeman, Montana. Wisetail has grown 100% per year becoming both a rising star and a disruptive force in the fields of eLearning and employee engagement by delivering world class learning management and unequaled customer support. An elite group of discerning clients are choosing Wisetail’s unique platform to build their brand, culture, and community in the same place their organization learns, grows and communicates. The company powers great places to work.
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