FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 30, 2018--Elevate Credit, Inc. (“Elevate”), a leading tech-enabled provider of innovative and responsible online credit solutions for non-prime consumers, announced today it was certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Elevate earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found at http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/elevate.
“We are honored to be certified as a Great Place to Work for the third year in a row. This achievement is a testament to our employees’ dedication to our core values and to making a positive difference in the lives of our customers,” said Ken Rees, CEO of Elevate. “Our continued rapid growth as a company would simply not be possible without the passionate contributions of our amazing employees. It’s the day to day collaboration and teamwork that really makes Elevate a great place to work.”
“We applaud Elevate for seeking certification and releasing its employees’ feedback,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Vice President of Great Place to Work Certification & List Production. “These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees’ trust. According to our study, 85 percent of Elevate employees say it is a great workplace.”
Key highlights from the report:94%+ said people are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation (97%), race (96%), age (94%), and gender (94%) 94% said “When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome” 91% said “Management is honest and ethical in its business practices” 90% said “People care about each other here” 89% said “I feel good about the way we contribute to the community”
Additionally, the survey highlighted the company’s inclusive workplace. Out of Elevate’s more than 650 employees, 44% are minorities – well above industry norms. Elevate’s workforce is 43% female, and 40% of mid-level managers are female. “Our diversity makes us a stronger company and helps create the culture that makes Elevate such a special place to work,” continued Ken Rees.
Elevate employees completed 388 surveys, resulting in a 90 percent confidence level and a margin of error of ± 1.93.
Elevate (NYSE: ELVT) has originated $5.9 billion in non-prime credit to more than two million non-prime consumers to date and has saved its customers more than $4 billion versus the cost of payday loans. Its responsible, tech-enabled online credit solutions provide immediate relief to customers today and help them build a brighter financial future. The Company is committed to rewarding borrowers’ good financial behavior with features like interest rates that can go down over time, free financial training and free credit monitoring. Elevate’s suite of groundbreaking credit products includes RISE, Sunny, Elastic and Today Card. For more information, please visit http://www.elevate.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industry lists.
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