The Washington Post and Minneapolis Star-Tribune name Alarm.com a Top Workplace
Vienna VA – June 19, 2015 – Alarm.com, the leading platform solution for the connected home, has been named a Top Workplace by the Washington Post and the Minneapolis Star-Tribune for both its headquarters office in Vienna, VA and its customer service office in Minneapolis, MN. The awards recognize companies based on employee engagement, quality of leadership, work-life balance, pay, benefits and social activities. Both awards are based entirely on employee feedback.
"Having both of our offices recognized as great places to work reflects Alarm.com's unique culture and our fantastic employees," said Victoria Schillinger, Alarm.com's Vice President of Human Resources. "They've helped create a unique environment where our teams are empowered to solve big challenges in a highly rewarding and fun workplace."
Alarm.com's work environment fosters cross-team creativity to solve cutting edge technology problems and help make the millions of homes that use Alarm.com's technology safer, smarter and more efficient. Innovation programs give employees the opportunity to develop their own concepts and ideas into workable solutions, and flexible work schedules and a casual dress environment contribute to a relaxed but high-energy workplace.
All employees get hands-on with the company's connected home technology. This includes a program for installing an Alarm.com system in employees homes that includes interactive security, energy management, video monitoring and a broad ecosystem of home automation devices that can be controlled through a single mobile app.
Alarm.com creates a fun and rewarding atmosphere with internal hackathons, community activism opportunities and Flannel Fridays. We offer 100 percent paid medical and our active workforce can take advantage of gym subsidies and in-suite showers. Our focus on learning includes a two-week new hire orientation and training program as well as an educational assistance program, and we hold annual company days where employees travel together to a new location each year to reconnect and regroup on corporate initiatives.
Alarm.com is the leading platform solution for the connected home. Alarm.com makes connected home technology broadly accessible to millions of home and business owners. Our cloud-based services enable home and business owners to intelligently secure their properties and automate and control a broad array of connected devices through a single, intuitive user interface. Our interactive security, intelligent automation, video monitoring and energy management solutions are delivered through an established network of trusted service providers, who are experts at designing, selling, installing and supporting Alarm.com solutions. For more information, please visit www.alarm.com.