SAN FRANCISCO — April 3, 2019 –– Periscope Data, the world’s leading analytics platform for data and business professionals, has been ranked by Comparably.com as one of the top companies in the U.S. in several categories in its latest rankings released this week. In celebration of its rapid growth, positive culture and bright future, Periscope Data was recognized as one of the top companies to work for in the San Francisco Bay Area, one of the Best Sales Departments nationwide and for the “Best Company Outlook for 2019” among small & mid-sized businesses.
Comparably’s ratings were derived from nearly 10 million sentiment ratings by employees across 50,000 U.S. companies. For Best Places to Work By Region and Best Sales Department, winners were determined based on a series of 50+ structured and comprehensive workplace questions in core culture categories, while Best Outlook companies were determined based on eNPS scores and responses to questions about the future direction and success of the organization.
In 2018 alone, Periscope Data placed on Comparably’s lists among the nation’s top companies for company culture, compensation, leadership, perks and benefits, diversity, women, professional development and happiest employees.
"Comparably Awards recognize the companies that employees have deemed as the best of the best in multiple workplace culture categories," said Jason Nazar, Comparably CEO. "Periscope's inclusion on the Best Company Outlook Awards, Best Sales Department and Best Places to Work in the San Francisco Bay Area is a reflection of their outstanding culture and innovative growth trajectory."
“I’m so proud of everything we’ve accomplished in building this company to become the data platform of choice for 1,000+ companies, but in many ways we are just getting started building the company we hope to become,” said Harry Glaser CEO and Co-Founder of Periscope Data. “That’s why this recognition of our positive outlook for the future is so meaningful as it shows our employees believe in what we’re building.”
This week’s awards are the latest in a string of awards and accolades of Periscope Data in 2019. The company picked up five awards at the Stevies for customer solutions excellence, including the “People’s Choice” award for best customer service team and a Gold award in the “Best Use of Customer Insight” category. Periscope Data was also recognized by CRN Magazine as one of the “10 Data Analytics Companies To Watch In 2019” and by the Cloud Awards on the shortlist of the “Best Cloud BI or Analytics Solutions.”
The company continues to see rapid adoption of its platform as it rolls out new features to help transform data-driven businesses. In recent months, Periscope Data has made strides to connect ingestion and modeling capabilities with the rest of the analytics workflow in the same platform by enhancing Data Engine. New analysis features include a Summary Statistics Tab, a new exploration mode for SQL Users, CSV uploading for end users and updates to Python and R Views along with support for new libraries and packages. Periscope Data is also rolling out a new Slack integration for easier sharing and report delivery, along with organization & topics features for site admins to better organize their site and manage user access.