SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TokBox, the live video, real-time communications (RTC) company, today announced it has been named one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The company was chosen in the Midsize category and was honored at an awards gala on Wednesday, April 18 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
The annual Best Places to Work awards recognize outstanding Bay Area companies that have exceptional workplaces and value the contributions of their employees. In a survey conducted by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal, employees of small, medium and large Bay Area companies rated their organizations in key areas, including benefits, culture, and employee engagement.
"I’m honored that TokBox was recognized as one of the best places to work in such a competitive technology market as the Bay Area, but this is especially meaningful to our company,” said TokBox CEO Scott Lomond. “Our award-winning culture is built by a team of exceptional people who do incredible work day in and day out. They push the cutting edge of innovation in live video, and show a level of collaboration with each other and our customers that is the best in the business. I’m thrilled to share this with our team.”
TokBox was among 130 award-winning companies across all categories. The company, which was founded in 2007, develops and operates OpenTok, the leading cloud platform for adding live video, voice and messaging to websites and mobile apps. With its headquarters in San Francisco, TokBox also has offices in Barcelona, London, Madrid and Sydney.
For more information on careers at TokBox, please visit: https://tokbox.com/careers.
TokBox, a Telefónica company, develops and operates the OpenTok Platform, making it fast and easy to add live video communications into online and mobile websites, apps and services. The scalable, customizable platform gives users the creative freedom to develop any video interaction, from one-to-one chats to large-scale broadcasts.
The first platform to incorporate support for WebRTC, OpenTok caters to enterprises, entrepreneurs and developers with powerful APIs and a global cloud infrastructure. OpenTok has been used to stream WebRTC live video in over 36,000 applications since 2013 for companies including Major League Baseball, Live.ly, Esurance, Royal Bank of Scotland, Valspar, Chegg, and Double Robotics. www.tokbox.com