News & Press / January 27, 2023
SevenRooms Earns Great Place to Work Certification™
NEW YORK (January 27, 2023) – SevenRooms, a guest experience and retention platform for the hospitality industry, is honored to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work®. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at SevenRooms. This year, 95% of SevenRooms employees stated that the company is a great place to work – 38 points higher than the average U.S. company.
Taking a people-first approach to benefits and building a world-class culture top the list of reasons that SevenRooms is a great place to work. Only a few years ago, the entire SevenRooms team could fit in a single conference room. Today, the company has a global workforce with offices in New York, London, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong. In 2022, SevenRooms launched its Fresh Start program which offers all new hires their first two weeks of employment as paid time off. To-date, 100% of new hires have used Fresh Start, taking part in a variety of activities including a wine certification course, traveling to see family and friends and more. The company also introduced 7R&R which is a tenure-based PTO program that requires employees to schedule 5 consecutive days of paid time off during the first half of the year and another 5 consecutive days of paid time off in the second half of the year. In 2022, 95% of full-time employees used this benefit to rest and recharge.
In addition to Fresh Start and 7R&R, SevenRooms pairs its unlimited PTO plan with benefits like monthly recharge days, ‘Roomies Choice’ stipends offering every employee $150 a month to spend on whatever they choose (childcare, home office set-up, dining out, a vacation), plus an additional $150 stipend to spend quarterly at SevenRooms restaurant and hotel partners.
“At SevenRooms, our culture starts and ends with our people and we are honored to be certified as a Great Place to Work®.,” said Paul McCarthy, Chief People Officer at SevenRooms. “Our people-first approach to business means that in order to hire the best people in the world, we need to offer them the most valuable asset we have: time. Time is precious and has real value, whether you earn it or you give it away. Fresh Start and 7R&R are just two examples of how SevenRooms gives our employees time back to rest and recharge and do whatever is most meaningful to them. I’m excited to continue finding new ways to support our employees and building a great place to work for all.”
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.
“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily – it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. “It’s the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this company designation means that SevenRooms is one of the best companies to work for in the country.”
According to Great Place to Work research, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great boss at a Certified great workplace. Additionally, employees at Certified workplaces are 93% more likely to look forward to coming to work, and are twice as likely to be paid fairly, earn a fair share of the company’s profits and have a fair chance at promotion.
For more information on a career at SevenRooms, please visit www.sevenrooms.com.
SevenRooms is a guest experience and retention platform that helps hospitality operators create exceptional experiences that drive revenue and repeat business. Trusted by thousands of hospitality operators around the world, SevenRooms powers tens of millions of guest experiences each month across both on- and off-premise. From neighborhood restaurants and bars to international, multi-concept hospitality groups, SevenRooms is transforming the industry by empowering operators to take back control of their businesses to build direct guest relationships, deliver exceptional experiences and drive more visits and orders, more often. The full suite of products includes reservation, waitlist and table management, online ordering, mobile order & pay, review aggregation and marketing automation. Founded in 2011 and venture-backed by Amazon, Comcast Ventures, Highgate Ventures and Providence Strategic Growth, SevenRooms has dining, hotel F&B, nightlife and entertainment clients globally, including: MGM Resorts International, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Jumeirah Group, Wolfgang Puck, Michael Mina, Bloomin’ Brands, sbe, LDV Hospitality, Zuma, Australian Venue Company, Altamarea Group, AELTC, D&D London, Corbin & King, Live Nation and Topgolf. www.sevenrooms.com
About Great Place to Work Certification™
Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and use those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.
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