Blackbaud Named to Forbes America’s Best Employers 2023 List
Blackbaud Acknowledged in the Midsize Companies Category
Charleston, S.C. (February 24, 2023) — Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good, is pleased to share it has been ranked one of America’s Best Employers 2023 by Forbes. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider.
“We are honored to be recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers for the sixth year,” said Margaret “Maggie” Driscoll, chief people and culture officer, Blackbaud. “We’ve been the social good technology leader for more than 40 years, and we never stop learning, evolving, and growing. We’re focused on supporting personal and professional wellbeing to help our employees thrive, so that in turn they can help our customers build a better world.”
Forbes and Statista selected the America’s Best Employers 2023 list through an independent survey applied to a vast sample of approximately 45,000 American employees working for companies with more than 1,000 employees. Across 25 industry sectors, 1,000 employers have been awarded, 500 large employers and 500 midsize employers. The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees that were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employee evaluations also included other employers in their respective industries that stood out either positively or negatively.
Blackbaud was also recently recognized as one of America’s Most Responsible Companies 2023 by Newsweek, as a best place to work by Built In, and as a leader in small early career programs by RippleMatch.
Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) is the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good. Serving the entire social good community—nonprofits, higher education institutions, K–12 schools, healthcare organizations, faith communities, arts and cultural organizations, foundations, companies and individual change agents—Blackbaud connects and empowers organizations to increase their impact through cloud software, services, expertise and data intelligence. The Blackbaud portfolio is tailored to the unique needs of vertical markets, with solutions for fundraising and CRM, marketing, advocacy, peer-to-peer fundraising, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental, social and governance (ESG), school management, ticketing, grantmaking, financial management, payment processing and analytics. Serving the industry for more than four decades, Blackbaud is a remote-first company headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, with operations in the United States, Australia, Canada, Costa Rica and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.blackbaud.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook.
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