Lola.com Wins Best Tech Startup in 2019 Timmy Awards
Selected by a panel of judges, Lola.com earns Judge’s Choice Award as top place for tech professionals to work in the Boston area
BOSTON – Oct. 11, 2019 – Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to manage, book, report, and save on business travel, won the Judge’s Choice award from Tech in Motion for the Best Tech Startup in the 2019 Timmy Awards, recognizing the top places for tech professionals to work in 10 cities across North America. Lola.com received the Judge’s Choice award by earning the highest score by an expert panel of judges for the Boston region.
“Through the Timmy Awards, we’re thrilled to recognize the startups cultivating innovation not just through their product or service, but in their everyday work environment and culture,” says Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Motion Recruitment, creator of Tech in Motion. “Creating an attractive place to work while continually driving growth is a challenge not every startup has conquered.”
The Best Tech Startup award recognizes a local startup with an entrepreneurial spirit that employs forward-thinking leaders, possesses a great work environment, and produces an innovative product that aims to disrupt the market.
Lola.com is creating the world’s most innovative and simple business travel app in the company’s high energy, authentic, and inclusive workplace culture – known as “wicked loving.” The company is in the process of doubling headcount this year, which is currently at 100+. Lola.com also moved into a larger facility at 1 Financial Center in Boston in September. For open positions, visit: https://www.lola.com/careers
Rachel Neasham, VP of Product at Lola.com, received the trophy at the live ceremony on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at District Hall in Boston. Neasham was also named a finalist for Best Tech Manager in Boston.
Throughout October, Tech in Motion is hosting Timmy Award ceremonies across 10 tech hubs. A list of 2019 winners is available at http://timmyawards.techinmotionevents.com/
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: