Company Honored for Second Year in a Row
April 14, 2014 (Golden, Colo.) —HomeAdvisor announced today that the company has been selected as a Denver Post Top Workplace of 2014. This is the second year in a row that the company has been honored with the Top Workplaces award from the Denver Post. HomeAdvisor, headquartered in Golden, Colorado, employs more than 900 people in the state and over 1,200 people globally.
HomeAdvisor employees receive medical and education benefits including access to health and wellness programs and tuition reimbursement. HomeAdvisor’s office features on-site fitness classes, recreational sport teams, game rooms, bike rentals and a basketball court. Additionally, HomeAdvisor provides development and community programs, such as volunteer opportunities and quarterly lunch and learn training sessions.
“HomeAdvisor is a collaborative company committed to encouraging employees’ professional growth in a fun, creative environment,” said HomeAdvisor’s CEO Chris Terrill. “We’ve got all the upsides of a start-up, what I consider a fun culture, but have the stability and profitability of a more mature company.”
Founded in 1999, HomeAdvisor has developed from a two-person start-up to a company with a global reach. Over 30 million homeowners have used the website to connect to HomeAdvisor’s network of more than 80,000 service professionals. All HomeAdvisor service professionals are customer-reviewed and undergo a criminal and financial background check.
“The people here are very passionate, they always know what needs to get done, and they’re always striving to be the best at their job,” said HomeAdvisor’s Senior Corporate Recruiter Tanya Jones, “I think it makes for an exciting workplace when people truly love what they do every day.”
As one of the Denver Post Top Workplaces, HomeAdvisor was selected solely based on feedback from an employee survey conducted by Workplace Dynamics, LLP. Workplace Dynamics, LLP, a leading research firm, provides surveys for over 5,000 companies annually. The Denver Post published the complete list of Top Workplaces on April 13th. For more information about the Top Workplaces list and Workplace Dynamics, please visit www.topworkplaces.com and www.workplacedynamics.com.
For more information on working at HomeAdvisor, watch their 2014 Top Workplace video.
HomeAdvisor is a leading website and mobile app provider offering resources for home repair and improvement projects. HomeAdvisor’s patented ProFinder technology matches homeowner projects to the nation’s largest network of over 80,000 pre-screened, customer-reviewed home improvement professionals. Homeowners can make informed home project decisions using resources including: Pro Reviews, featuring reviews from homeowners who have actually been connected with the service professionals they review; Cost Guide, providing average costs for projects coast-to-coast; Home911, offering dedicated 24/7 emergency home repair support; DesignMine, providing inspiration and collaboration for remodeling projects; as well as robust home tips and project planning tools. Access to all of the site’s features is free for homeowners, with no membership or fees required. HomeAdvisor is based in Golden, Colo., and is an operating business of IAC.
Contact: Brooke Gabbert
Senior Director, Corporate Communications