Lola.com Selected as Best Tech Startup Finalist in 2019 Timmy Awards
Tech event series recognizes top local tech companies and launches public voting to determine final winners
BOSTON – Sept. 12, 2019 – Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to manage, book, report, and save on business travel, has been recognized by Tech in Motion as a 2019 finalist for the Best Tech Startup category in Boston as a part of the annual Timmy Awards, celebrating the top workplaces for tech professionals. These finalists have been chosen for their innovation, forward-thinking leadership, and work environment. The local community can get involved by voting online here through September 27 to determine which company will be crowned the Best in Tech as the Community Favorite, while the Judge’s Choice winners will be chosen by a panel of expert judges.
“We are excited to recognize the top local startups on the Timmy Awards finalist list this year,” said Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Tech in Motion. “These companies are not only attractive to talented professionals nationwide, but ones that strive for everyday innovation. Every year, the event series grows alongside the tech community. It reflects the increasing quality of startups here that we are able to offer two awards this year to keep up with the growth in the industry.”
Lola.com is creating the world’s most innovative, simple, and fun business travel app, but the company’s high-energy, fun, diverse, and inclusive workplace culture – known as its “wicked loving” culture – is making it one of Boston’s hottest startups. The company is in the process of doubling headcount this year, which is currently at 100+. Lola.com is also expected to move into a larger facility in Boston this month. For open positions, visit: https://www.lola.com/careers
Timmy winners will be announced at the live ceremony of Boston's 5th Annual Timmy Awards on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at District Hall in Boston. Register for the free event at:
Aside from Best Tech Startup, the other award categories include Best Tech Work Culture, Best Tech Workplace for Diversity, and Best Tech Manager. Rachel Neasham, VP of Product at Lola.com was named a finalist for Best Tech Manager.
For the complete list of 2019 Timmy Awards finalists and to vote, visit: https://hubs.ly/H0kGPVn0
About Tech in Motion Events
Tech in Motion is an international events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project in 2011 between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, grew into an organization of over 190,000 members across 12 chapters in North America including Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County and Toronto. Please visit techinmotionevents.com for more information about notable speakers, sponsors and events.
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.Contact: