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Recognition follows a banner year of partnerships and investments for the company

PALO ALTO, CA, April 19, 2018 -, the leading U.S. business payments network, today announced it has been recognized as a winner of the “2018 Bay Area Best Places to Work” award by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

Winning organizations were honored for recruiting and retaining the best and brightest employees in the area, and having created exceptional workplaces that their employees value highly.

“Our employees are the foundation of our success and are our most valuable resource at  The Best Place to Work award stands out and means the most to me as it is based on feedback from the entire team,” said René Lacerte, CEO and founder, “I strongly believe that employee happiness and satisfaction is the most crucial factor for successful, stable growth. would not be where it is today without the hard work and commitment of our team since day one.”

Award applicants’ employees participated in an independent, third-party survey assessment, in which they evaluated and ranked their employers across multiple categories including culture, compensation, benefit offerings and management practices, and according to the number of Bay Area employees.

This recognition comes on the heels of a banner year for the company in 2017, which saw implement partnerships with Intuit and JPMorgan Chase and receive a $100 million investment led by Chase and Temasek. The network now has over 3 million members. is hiring great people in all functions and levels. To learn more about career opportunities visit

About is the leading business payments network with over 3 million members processing over $50 billion per year in payment volume. helps businesses connect and do business by saving them more than 50 percent of the time typically spent on financial back-office operations. partners with four of the top 10 largest U.S. banks, more than 50 of the top 100 accounting firms, major accounting software providers including Intuit and Xero, and is the preferred provider of digital payments solutions for, the technology arm of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). Recognized as one of San Francisco Business Times’ and Silicon Valley Business Journal’s “2018 Best Places to Work,” is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and is backed by Temasek, August Capital, Scale Ventures, Napier Park, DCM, Icon Ventures, Emergence Capital, Silicon Valley Bank and American Express with $200M in funding.

About 2017 Bay Area Best Places to Work

Best Places to Work is an innovative publication and awards program produced by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The rankings were determined by surveys that went directly to employees who answered a series of questions.  The survey was administered online by the employers and through a service provided by Quantum Workplace, our research partner. The rankings are numeric based on Quantum’s scoring process. By ranking companies and sharing best practices, we facilitate idea sharing and help other companies learn from the best.

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