Lola.com Named a Winner of Boston’s 2019 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For
Super simple business travel app company recognized for excellence in employee relations, using innovation to motivate employees, and more as it continues to hire
BOSTON – Sept. 5, 2019 – Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to manage, book, report, and save on business travel, is being recognized with a Boston’s 2019 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® award by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) at an awards gala on October 28, 2019 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston. This year’s winners excel at employee relations, use innovation to motivate employees, implement creative compensation programs, and more, and represent best practices in a wide range of industries.
“Profitability and stability is essential for businesses in today’s economic climate,” said Jennifer Kluge, President and CEO, National Association for Business Resources. “Companies that recognize that their employees are the key to their success achieve staying power. Our 2019 winners create their human resource standards to ensure employee satisfaction and they set standards for every business to aspire toward. We are proud to honor this year’s winners.”
An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories. They include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; and Strategic Company Performance.
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is a national program with annual symposium and award galas presented in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, and San Francisco. Boston’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is sponsored by BASIC, Baudville, Corp! Magazine, Kelly Services, Now Health Group, and Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company.
Lola.com recently announced adding hundreds of customers during the first half of 2019 as SMBs continue to embrace the company’s approach to managed business travel. Lola is looking to match customer growth by doubling the headcount this year, which is currently at 100+. The company is also expected to move into a larger facility in Boston this month. For open positions, visit:
For the complete list of Boston’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For winners, visit:
About the Best and Brightest Programs
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the National Association for Business Resources that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole.
Lola.com makes Agile Travel Management real by providing a super simple way to manage, book and report on business travel, saving employers and travelers time and money. Happy employee travel experiences within a policy can be set up in five minutes. Lola.com uses machine learning and 24/7 support to help travelers easily book trips, while empowering managers to create policies, view budgets and expenditures, and monitor their globetrotting team efficiently. 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, previously CMO at HubSpot. For more information, visit https://www.lola.com/ and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.