Workiva Wins Gold Stevie Award for Employer of the Year Among Large Software Companies

September 25, 2017

AMES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leading provider of solutions for enterprise productivity, won a Gold Stevie® Award for Employer of the Year in the large software company category at the Stevie Awards for Great Employers gala ceremony on September 22, in New York, NY.

“Workiva is honored to be recognized as an Employer of the Year with this Gold Stevie® Award,” said Matt Rizai, Chairman and CEO of Workiva. “Our workplace is an accepting environment where employees freely share ideas and opinions, which fosters collaboration and innovation.”

“The Workiva culture is built upon a philosophy of listening to our employees and responding to their needs,” said Rizai. “Our employee-driven initiatives help create a work environment that supports a genuine work-life balance.”

The Stevie® Awards for Great Employers recognize the world’s best employers as well as human resources professionals, achievements, products and suppliers that help create and drive great places to work. More than 500 nominations from organizations around the world were submitted for consideration in a wide range of categories.

“The judges were impressed with the quality of entries we received in the second annual Stevie Award for Great Employers. The dedication these Stevie-winning organizations have to providing great workplaces for employees was evident in each nomination,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the list of 2017 Stevie winners are available at

About Workiva

Workiva (NYSE:WK) delivers Wdesk, an intuitive cloud platform that modernizes how people work within thousands of organizations, including over 70 percent of the FORTUNE 500®. Wdesk is built upon a data management engine, offering controlled collaboration, data integration, granular permissions and a full audit trail. Wdesk helps mitigate risk, improves productivity and gives users confidence in their data-driven decisions. Workiva employs more than 1,200 people with offices in 16 cities. The company is headquartered in Ames, Iowa. For more information, visit

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About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

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