Built In Honors GoGuardian with Four 2021 Best Places To Work Awards
LOS ANGELES – Jan. 11, 2021 – GoGuardian, a leading education technology company helping K-12 schools maximize the learning potential of every student, today announced it received four honors on the Built In 2021 Best Places To Work Awards. Built In named GoGuardian among LA’s Best Places to Work, LA’s Best Midsize Companies to Work For, LA’s Best Paying Companies, and LA’s Companies with the Best Benefits, recognizing GoGuardian in its annual awards that span companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, in the eight largest tech markets across the United States.
“We’re thrilled to be honored by Built In as a place where people love to work and are well rewarded for their accomplishments,” said Elizabeth Dadanian, Chief People Officer, GoGuardian. “Our team is truly passionate about creating solutions that take digital learning to new heights, and that passion is at the heart of everything we do. Yet we also know it’s not just what we do but how we do it, and we’re proud to have built a purpose-driven culture of collaboration, openness, trust, and transparency.”
Built In determines winners for Best Places to Work based on an algorithm, using company data about compensation, benefits and cultural programs. To reflect the attributes candidates are searching for on Built In today, this year’s program weighted some criteria more heavily, like remote opportunities and programs for diversity, equity and inclusion.
“These companies raise the bar for cultural excellence and the ability to adapt to meet changing needs of employees," says Sheridan Orr, Chief Marketing Officer, Built In. “The 2021 winners show a commitment not just to creating meaningful cultures but to delivering talent needs as they change in a dynamic landscape. We’re thrilled to extend our congratulations to the winners.”
Tech professionals rely on Built In’s Best Places to Work lists to discover employers that align with their preferences, passions and values. Since its inception three years ago, the award has expanded in reach, from online views of tens of thousands to just under 1 million views today.
About Built In
Built In, a revolution in tech recruitment, serves more than 1,800 innovative companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, delivering content and digital recruitment solutions that work. The platform amplifies companies’ brands as national, local or remote employers of choice, as well as leaders in DEI. Monthly, 2.5 million tech professionals rely on Built In to stay up on trends, grow in their roles and discover companies with missions they want to join. The platform publishes stories about companies’ tech, culture and people. This activates sought-after professionals to apply to customers’ open roles. https://www.builtin.com
About Built In’s Best Places To Work
Built In’s esteemed Best Places to Work awards, now in its third 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. Two new national categories reflect what candidates are searching for, including 100 Best Large Companies to Work For and 50 Best Remote-First Places to Work.
Best Places to Work: Methodology
Built In ranks companies algorithmically based on compensation information, benefits and culture programs. This year, based on data showing tech professionals’ needs, the Best Places to Work algorithm added weight to companies’ commitment to DEI and remote culture. Rank is determined by combining a company’s score in each of these categories.
GoGuardian believes that education is the highest point of leverage for improving society and that digital learning can meaningfully advance educational outcomes for every student, school, and district. GoGuardian helps thousands of K-12 schools and districts maximize the learning potential of every student by providing solutions that enable more productive and safer digital learning. Its products help educators identify learning patterns, protect students from harmful and distracting content, and support mental health. To compile data on how educators can use technology to improve learning outcomes, GoGuardian has invested in a Research and Insights team, composed of psychology, advocacy, and education research specialists. Read about their study on the factors that influence student engagement in the 2020 State of Engagement Report.
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