San Francisco, Oct. 2, 2018 – IGEL, a world leader in endpoint security and optimization software for the secure enterprise, today announced that the National Association for Business Resources has named it one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2018.
“The IGEL company culture and continued success is shaped by the talent and dedication of our employees, and we value their individual contributions tremendously,” said Jed Ayres, President and CEO, IGEL North America. “Over the last couple of years, we have garnered many accolades recognizing IGEL as a leader in the endpoint computing space, and we are especially proud to now be recognized as one of the best companies to work for in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is an incredible honor, and I would like to especially thank our employees for helping us drive the innovation that differentiates us in the marketplace.”
IGEL offers a full-suite of employee benefits including a 401K plan; health, dental and vision care for employees and their families, with several different plan options; flexible savings accounts for healthcare and childcare services; generous commuting expense reimbursement; and, holidays and paid time off. Additionally, some of the unique perks that come with working for IGEL include an annual trip to Germany for sales kick-off; quarterly business reviews held in San Francisco where high achievers are recognized for their contributions; and, President’s Club for the highest performing members of the IGEL sales organization. IGEL also offers flexible working hours, free snacks and drinks, team building activities, and regular happy hour get-togethers in San Francisco. Further, IGEL’s offices are located in the beautiful Eco-Systm Coworking and Office space located in the SOMA district and close to BART and Caltrain stations for commuters coming from the East Bay and South Bay. IGEL is also rated very high on glassdoor.com for its fast-paced, dynamic environment and culture, best-in-class end-user computing solutions, and passion for disrupting the marketplace.
“All of these combined benefits lead to more teamwork and greater collaboration,” said Michelle Laurino, Manager, Human Resources, IGEL. “It’s truly a fun place to work where you’ll find people arriving early and staying late due to their energy and commitment toward our success. The unique challenges we face keep things interesting, and the flexibility afforded to our employees simply can’t be beat.”
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is a program that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. It is presented annually in several markets, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, and San Francisco Bay Area, in addition to a national program.
The annual competition identifies and honors organizations across diverse industries that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Through an independent research firm, IGEL was evaluated based on key measures through various categories. They included Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; and Strategic Company Performance.
IGEL will be honored among the San Francisco Bay Area’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work for during an annual symposium and awards program to be held on Nov. 5, 2018 at Hotel Nikko in San Francisco.Celebrate with IGEL by using hashtags #theBB and #IGEL.
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IGEL delivers powerful unified endpoint security and optimization software that is revolutionary in its simplicity and purpose-built for the enterprise. The company’s world-leading software products include the IGEL OS™, Universal Desktop Converter™ (UDC), IGEL Cloud Gateway™ (ICG), IGEL UD Pocket™ (UDP) and Universal Management Suite™ (UMS). These solutions enable a more secure, manageable and cost-effective endpoint security and optimization platform across nearly any x86 device. Additionally, IGEL’s German engineered and manufactured thin, zero and all-in-one client solutions deliver the industry’s best warranty (5 years), support (3 years after end of life) and management functionality. IGEL enables enterprises to precisely control all devices running IGEL OS as well as Windows OS from a single dashboard interface. IGEL has offices worldwide and is represented by partners in over 50 countries. For more information on IGEL, visit localhost:9000.