In Iowa, Jobs Are Plentiful but Workers Are Not

Thu, Jan 28, 2016


​Unlike the indoor basketball court, foosball tables or fireside lounge at Workiva’s sprawling campus here, the oversize green prize wheel centered among a hive of work stations is not meant for break times.

Only employees who refer new hires get a chance to spin it and win up to $2,500.

“Thirty percent of our recruiting comes from that wheel,” said Matthew M. Rizai, chief executive of Workiva, a cloud-based software firm. The hunt for workers is unrelenting, he said. “We always have openings.”

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Workiva Named #4 in 10 Best Large Workplaces in Tech

Tue, Jan 26, 2016


Workiva, an Iowa-born enterprise software company, understands the cost of doing business—from transportation to phone bills, and even the cost on employee health. So to make sure its employees have the resources they need to get the job done, the company offers them a range of discounts for things like car rentals, gym memberships, phone plans, and even taxi rides after a work function. Read More »

Boehringer Ingelheim honored at Ames Chamber Awards Luncheon

Tue, Jan 12, 2016

Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc

​​The Ames Chamber celebrated another successful year for the Ames community on Thursday with the 2015 Chamber Awards Luncheon at Gateway Hotel, honoring some of the year’s key community contributors.

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Workiva Ranks No. 6 on Top 50 Workplaces for Camaraderie

Mon, Jan 4, 2016


Workiva ranked No. 6 on the 50 Best Workplaces for Camaraderie list by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine. The recognition is based on Workiva employees’ own assessments of teamwork, fun and collegiality that exist in the workplace.

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