Lola.com Joins She+ Geeks Out’s Mission of Bringing More Diversity and Inclusion to Tech
Lola.com signs on as She+ Geeks Out Sponsor
BOSTON – Jan. 8, 2020 – Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to book, manage, report, and save on business travel, has signed on as a She+ Geeks Out sponsor. She+ Geeks Out fosters diversity, equity, and inclusion through community and education, providing a safe space for tech and tech-adjacent women and non-binary people to connect and learn, while providing companies the opportunity to meet them. The community has grown to more than 9,000 women in Boston, New York, and San Francisco.
“Our goal is to support She+ Geeks Out’s mission of bringing more diversity to tech in the city of Boston and beyond,” said Emma Brudner, Director of People Operations at Lola.com. “The ‘Wicked Loving’ culture at Lola.com means we strive to be a company where people of all identities and from all walks of life feel as though they belong, and we are thrilled to join She+ Geeks Out and their sponsor companies in advancing this critical mission.”
Through a variety of initiatives, Lola.com continuously works on building a high energy, authentic, and inclusive workplace culture known as “Wicked Loving.” The company realized much success in 2019, being the recipient of numerous awards, including Boston Business Journal’s 2019 Best Places to Work, Boston 2019 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, 2019 Timmy Awards – Best Tech Startup, one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, one of 10 Inno Blazers among BostInno’s 50 on Fire, and one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts by The Boston Globe, among others.
Last year, Lola.com became a Women In Sales (WIS) employer, a digital platform dedicated to developing the next generation of female sales leaders. Currently, the leadership team comprises 50 percent women.
She+ Geeks Out empowers women+ in the workplace and educates, promotes, and supports diverse and inclusive companies and organizations via a holistic approach. Tech and tech-adjacent women+ and their allies have an opportunity to network and connect with each other as well as with companies who wish to hire them. At the same time, the organization supports companies in their diversity and inclusion efforts by providing them with the knowledge, skills, and tools to create an inclusive environment, in a safe and welcoming space.
For more information, visit: https://shegeeksout.com/
Lola.com is hiring. For open positions, visit: https://www.lola.com/careers
Lola.com makes Agile Travel Management real by providing a super simple way to book, manage, and report on global business travel, saving employers and travelers time and money. Employee-friendly travel policies can be set up in five minutes, while managers can view budgets and expenditures in real-time and efficiently monitor their globetrotting team. With Lola.com’s 24/7/365 customer support included in its flat-fee rate, there is no easier way for travelers to book and rebook competitively priced flights and hotels. Based in Boston, the company was founded in 2015 by Paul English, co-founder of the travel booking site KAYAK, and is led by CEO Mike Volpe, part of the founding team at HubSpot. For more information, visit https://www.lola.com/ and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.Contact:
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