StreetEasy and Zillow New York Named Among Top 10 Best Companies to Work for in New York State
Apr 23, 2015
NEW YORK, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Zillow-StreetEasy office in New York City was recognized as one of the 2015 Best Companies to Work for in New York State by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM), a statewide awards program that honors companies whose practices benefit New York's businesses, economy, and workforce[i]. Within the "large employers" category, Zillow-StreetEasy was 10th on the list of 34 nominated companies.
Located in the heart of Manhattan's Flatiron neighborhood, the office is home to growing teams from StreetEasy and Zillow New York sales, industry relations and corporate services. The office has an open, fluid floor plan lined with tall windows allowing for plenty of natural light and multiple common areas, making it easy for impromptu collaboration among teams. Employees enjoy personal motorized sit-stand desks, fresh produce and snacks delivered weekly, company-expensed MTA transit memberships, a monthly health and fitness allowance, as well as weekly lunches catered from a rotating list of the city's fabulous restaurants.
"We work hard to maintain a fun, yet challenging and collaborative work environment where employees are excited to move fast and think big," said Susan Daimler, StreetEasy General Manager and VP Zillow New York. "It's wonderful to get this positive feedback and an honor to be among not just the city's, but the state's best places to work."
Zillow Group, parent company to the Zillow and StreetEasy brands, employs more than 2,000 people nationwide and has 250 open positions across its headquarters in Seattle and offices in New York, San Francisco, Irvine, Calif. and Lincoln, Neb. Information about current job openings for all offices can be found on Zillow's jobs page: www.zillow.com/jobs/.
StreetEasy is New York City's leading real estate marketplace on mobile and the Web, providing accurate and comprehensive for-sale and for-rent listings from hundreds of real estate brokerages throughout New York City and the major NYC metropolitan area. StreetEasy adds layers of deep, proprietary data and useful search tools that help consumers and real estate professionals navigate the complex real estate markets within the five boroughs of New York City, as well as Northern New Jersey and the Hamptons. The company launched in 2006 and was acquired by Zillow, Inc. in August 2013.
StreetEasy is a registered trademark of Zillow, Inc.
i The 2015 Best Companies to Work for in New York State award winners must meet program eligibility requirements, and results are based on an employee satisfaction and engagement survey. The Best Companies to Work for in New York list is comprised of 65 companies with operations in the state, split into two groups: 31 small/medium-sized employers with 15 to 249 U.S. employees and 34 large employers with more than 250 associates.
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