G2 Names Global Employment Platform Oyster a 5x Category Leader for Fall 2023, #1 for SMBs

Oyster Achieves Leader Recognition in Five Categories: Global Employment Platform, Global Employment Platform for SMBs, Multi-Country Payroll, Contractor Management Software, and Contractor Payment Software

Remote-First Company/SAN FRANCISCO--()--Oyster® today announced it has been named the #1 Global Employment Platform (GEP) for SMBs, as well as a category leader across GEPs at large; Multi-Country Payroll; Contractor Management Software; and Contractor Payment Software by G2.com Inc., the world’s largest and most trusted software marketplace.

SMBs have embraced global hiring to manage costs and combat the U.S. talent shortage, and this will continue growing at an accelerated pace. Oyster’s technology makes HR services more affordable and accessible to SMBs, and helps them develop flexible talent strategies with robust full-time employee and contractor product offerings, aiding the company’s mission to create a more equal world by making it possible for companies everywhere to hire people anywhere.

“We are honored be named #1 in the Global Employment Platform category for SMBs. Oyster strives to deliver a product and a customer experience that empowers businesses of any size to hire, pay, and care for global talent,” says Mark Frein, Chief Operating Officer at Oyster. “We see that small and mid-sized businesses are increasingly looking to grow their global talent footprint in order to stay competitive in a dynamic market. That’s why Oyster’s leadership in the GEP category is particularly meaningful. It is our intention to build on this recognition and continue to deliver an end-to-end employment solution that cuts through the complexities of international hiring.”

As Oyster continues to reimagine the future of work and make global employment practices possible, viable, human-centric, and attractive to workers, the company introduced Oyster Total Rewards, the first truly holistic approach to compensation and benefits for remote, hybrid, and distributed teams, and launched its Talent Network, a partner-powered talent acquisition and recruiting solution to source great remote candidates from around the world.

In addition to honors from G2, Oyster was also recently named one of “25 Highest Rated Private Cloud-Computing Companies to Work For” by Battery Ventures, and recognized as a Major Contender and Star Performer in the Everest Group’s EOR Solutions PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023.

To learn more about Oyster, visit www.oysterhr.com.

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About Oyster

Oyster is a global employment platform that empowers companies to hire, pay, and care for their global teams. It enables growing companies to give valued international team members the experience they deserve, without the usual headaches or expense. Oyster enables people-centric hiring anywhere in the world with reliable, compliant contracts, payroll, and great local benefits and perks. Founded in January 2020 by Tony Jamous and Jack Mardack, Oyster is itself a fully distributed company with a diverse, global team. For more information visit https://oysterhr.com.


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