Indiana tech companies will be recognized for their commitment to culture at September event
INDIANAPOLIS, JUNE 21, 2019 SnapShyft, the mobile gig-platform connecting understaffed food & beverage and hospitality operations with qualified workers, on-demand, has been nominated as a finalist for Powderkeg’s inaugural Indiana Breakout Tech Cultures Awards. This recognizes SnapShyft as one of the most highly-rated company cultures in tech in Indiana. The winners will be announced at the awards event on September 18.
The finalists and winners were selected after their participation in Powderkeg’s 2019 Tech Census: Tech Cultures Edition, a survey that gathered information from technology-powered software, hardware, product, and services companies across the state about the culture within their workplace. Employees rated their companies and employers on several topics that contribute to company culture, including leadership, management, workplace, compensation, benefits, community involvement, social responsibility, diversity and inclusion, career path, and company mission. Awards are based on survey rankings by each company’s employees. There were more than 267 tech companies nominated, and over 1,200 individual responses to this census.
Finalists will be recognized for one or more of the following categories:
- Top-Rated Leadership
- Top-Rated Workplace
- Top-Rated for Social Impact
- Top-Rated for Health + Balance
- Top-Rated Mission, Purpose, Values
- Top-Rated Career Path
- Top-Rated Product Team
- Top-Rated Customer Experience (CX) Team
- Top-Rated Sales and Marketing Team
- Top-Rated Emerging Culture
- Top-Rated Overall Culture
“Talented employees are the oxygen that is fueling our tech community’s growth,” said Matt Hunckler, CEO of Powderkeg. “They’re looking for the best companies to work for that will help them pursue a fulfilling career in tech, connect with their calling and reach their full potential, no matter where they live. These awards highlight some of the most exciting companies in the state of Indiana, connecting them with Powderkeg’s network of tech professionals in the heartland and beyond.”
This nomination comes on the heals of an exciting 12 months. SnapShyft was chosen out of 2,100 startups to become a member of the most recent batch at acclaimed 500 Startups, joining Twilio, SendGrid, Credit Karma among hundreds of global success stories. SnapShyft was also previously selected as a member of gener8tor’s nationally-ranked accelerator program, chosen from more than one-thousand startups, after participating in the first cohort of gBETA Indianapolis alongside Woven, Selflessly, Codelicious and PinPoint Pharma. SnapShyft was named an Indiana Innovation Award recipient, presented by Centric, recognizing individuals and organizations who are successfully leading the innovation charge, and was previously nominated for New Startup of the Year and Tech Service of the Year for the 2018 TechPoint Mira Awards.