Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ININ), a global provider of
unified IP business communications software and services, has been named
one of Indiana's 2013
Best Places to Work.
Interactive Intelligence was ranked 10th among 22 winners in
the major companies' category, which includes firms with 1,000-plus
employees. This is the seventh consecutive year Interactive Intelligence
has been included in the ranking, which is coordinated by the Indiana
Chamber of Commerce.
Companies nominated for the 2013
Best Places to Work in Indiana ranking were evaluated based on
workplace policies, practices and demographics. Companies were also
qualified based on employee survey responses that measured employee
"As a software company, we're only as good as the people we hire," said
Interactive Intelligence founder and CEO, Dr. Donald E. Brown. "This
ranking affirms the priority we place on our employees by creating
policies, practices and an environment that foster innovation,
tenaciousness and passion for the work we do."
Dr. Brown founded Interactive Intelligence in 1994 and has since grown
it from a dozen-person start-up, to a publicly traded global company
generating $237 million in annual revenues and employing more than 1,400
Of its 1,400 global employees, 841 are based in Indiana. The company
plans to increase its current Indiana headcount to a total of
approximately 1,000 employees by year's end.
With the addition of local jobs, Interactive Intelligence also plans to
expand its Indianapolis-based world headquarters this year by about
40,000 square feet, which would result in nearly 300,000 square feet
spanning four buildings. This modern facility boasts an award-winning
design, and includes a fitness center, game room and café.
In addition to standard benefits, Interactive Intelligence offers
paternity leave, an on-site health care clinic, exercise classes,
discounted on-site massage sessions, an at-home PC purchase plan, casual
dress code, and leadership development programs. The company also offers
volunteer opportunities for employees through its charitable Interactive
This year's Best
Places to Work in Indiana winners were recognized by the Indiana
Chamber of Commerce during an awards dinner held May 2 at the JW
Marriott in downtown Indianapolis.
More information about the Best Places to Work companies is available
via a special section of the May/June issue of the Indiana Chamber's BizVoice
magazine, accessible online at www.bizvoicemagazine.com.
About Interactive Intelligence
Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ININ) is a global provider
of contact center automation, unified communications, and business
process automation software and services. The company's unified IP
business communications solutions, which can be deployed on-premises or
via the cloud, are ideal for industries such as financial services,
insurance, outsourcers, collections, and utilities. Interactive
Intelligence was founded in 1994 and has more than 5,000 customers
worldwide. The company is among Forbes Magazine's 2011 Best Small
Companies in America and Software Magazine's 2012 Top 500 Global
Software and Service Providers. It employs approximately 1,400 people
and is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. The company has offices
throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and
Asia Pacific. Interactive Intelligence can be reached at +1 317.872.3000
or email@example.com; on the Net: www.inin.com.
This release may contain certain forward-looking statements that involve
a number of risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially are described in the company's SEC filings.
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