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Zillow Named a Best Place to Work in Glassdoor 2015 Employees' Choice Awards

Designation marks the second year in a row Zillow has been named a best workplace by Glassdoor

Dec 10, 2014

SEATTLE, Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, was named as a best place to work among large-sized companies in the Glassdoor® 2015 Employees' Choice Awards. The award is based solely on employee feedback via Glassdoor's anonymous online survey, where employees were asked to rate their company based on career opportunities, compensation, benefits, work/life balance and senior management, as well as culture and values.

Currently on Glassdoor, Zillow has an overall four out of five stars. Zillow's Glassdoor profile also reveals that culture and values, senior management, and compensation/benefits are among the top ranked characteristics among employees, with a noteworthy 4.2 out of five stars. Work/life balance is a close second with 3.9 out of five stars.  

Additional highlights on Zillow's Current Glassdoor profile include:

  • 96 percent of employees approved of the CEO, Spencer Rascoff.
  • 81 percent of employees said the company has a positive business outlook.
  • 79 percent of employees would recommend working at Zillow to a friend.

"Here at Zillow, our employees are our greatest assets, and we work hard to maintain a transparent and collaborative culture that aligns with our core values," said Kathleen Philips, Zillow chief operating officer. "We are thrilled by the positive feedback from our employees, and for Zillow's consistent recognition as a top workplace."

Zillow's Record as a Top Employer:

In addition to this year's Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award, Zillow's Seattle, Irvine, New York City and Lincoln offices have won numerous best places to work awards, many of which are based on extensive employee feedback. Last week, Zillow was honored by Crain's New York Business and by the Orange County Register. In 2014 alone, Zillow was named a top company to work for by the following:

  • Puget Sound Business Journal – #1 Best Workplace for large companies
  • KING 5 Seattle – #1 Best Place to Work in Western Washington
  • Seattle Business Magazine – #2 Best Company to Work
  • Orange County Register – #5 Best Workplace for Midsized Companies in Orange County
  • OC Business Journal – #8 Best Place to Work in Orange County for Large Employers
  • Crain's New York Business – Best Places to Work in New York City
  • Glassdoor – #6 Highest Rated CEOs among small and mid-sized companies nationwide

For more information about jobs at Zillow, please visit our jobs page: http://www.zillow.com/jobs/

Methodology

Glassdoor's Best Places to Work are determined using company reviews shared by U.S. based employees who elected to participate in the survey between November 13, 2013 and November 2, 2014. To be considered for the large category, a company must have at least 1,000 or more employees and have received at least 50 company reviews from U.S.-based employees during the window of eligibility. The final list is compiled based on Glassdoor's proprietary algorithm, and takes into account quantity, quality and consistency of reviews.

About Zillow, Inc.
Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) operates the leading real estate and home-related information marketplaces on mobile and the Web, with a complementary portfolio of brands and products that help people find vital information about homes, and connect with the best local professionals. Zillow's brands serve the full lifecycle of owning and living in a home: buying, selling, renting, financing, remodeling and more. In addition, Zillow offers a suite of tools and services to help local real estate, mortgage, rental and home improvement professionals manage and market their businesses. Welcoming more than 82 million unique users in October 2014, the Zillow, Inc. portfolio includes Zillow.com®, Zillow Mobile, Zillow Mortgages, Zillow Rentals, Zillow Digs®, Postlets®, Diverse Solutions®, Mortech®, HotPads™, StreetEasy® and Retsly™. The company is headquartered in Seattle.

Zillow.com, Zillow, Postlets, Mortech, Diverse Solutions, StreetEasy, and Digs are registered trademarks of Zillow, Inc. HotPads and Retsly are trademarks of Zillow, Inc.

 

SOURCE Zillow, Inc.

For further information: Alexa Fiander, Zillow, 206-757-2701 or press@zillow.com


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