Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the platform for Brand Verified Answers in search, has been named a top 10 workplace on the 2019 list of Best Workplaces in New York by Fortune and Great Place to Work®.
To accommodate its global growth, Yext will be moving from its longtime headquarters in the historic Metropolitan Life Insurance Clocktower building in Manhattan's Flatiron District, to the Yext Building in Chelsea in 2020. The new nine-floor building has high ceilings, private terraces on every floor, and a rooftop park overlooking the Hudson River.
Yext offers active employee resource groups, internal mobility opportunities, stocked kitchens, inter-company sports teams, in-house meditation classes, and mentoring programs, among other perks.
To compile the ranking, Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, analyzed anonymous survey responses from more than 70,000 New York-based employees at Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations. Employees rated their employers' performance along Trust Index dimensions such as credibility, respect, fairness, pride, and camaraderie.
The Best Workplaces in New York list is just one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune. Yext has also been named a Best Workplace in Technology, Best Medium Workplace, and 2018 Best Workplace in New York.