|Sangeeta Kulkarni, co-founder and CEO, said “Our employees spend a large part of their lives at the workplace, and it has been our conscious endeavour to transform Brickwork’s culture and people practices, so that employees feel that the workplace gives them the warmth of a family and the confidence that they are nurtured and cared for. The Great Place to Work certification is testimony to the fact that Brickwork treats its employees as its most valuable assets. More importantly, our employees too believe that they are treated as valuable assets. This is the key to deliver excellence to our customers.”
Every year, more than 8,000 organizations from more than 50 countries undergo a Great Place To Work assessment of their workplace culture, and benchmark themselves against the best practices for building a high performance, high trust culture. The 2018 assessment of Indian companies, showed that Brickwork India employees had a significantly positive perception of the company and thus, Brickwork India has been certified as one of the great places to work in India.
The Great Place Work® Institute’s framework assessment includes an anonymous employee survey, which evaluates employees’ perception of credibility and respect, the level of trust they feel towards leaders, the pride they take in their jobs, the opportunities for growth and the camaraderie they experience with co-workers. The Culture Audit© further examines and evaluates the company’s employee benefits, programs and practices.About Great Place to Work® Institute
Great Place to Work® Institute 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®" 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 industries. Great Place to Work® provides executive advisory and culture consulting services to businesses, non-profits, and government agencies in over 50 countries across six continents.
About Brickwork India
Brickwork India was co-founded in 2005 by Vivek and Sangeeta Kulkarni with the pioneering concept of Remote Executive Assistance (REATM) to provide best-in-class Executive Assistant experience to organizations worldwide. This customized business assistance helps organisations to optimize their executive time by freeing them up from routine and non-core tasks.
Brickwork has supported customers across 134 countries and delivered more than 29,000 plus projects. Its customers range from Fortune 500 companies, SMB's and start-ups to innovative entrepreneurs and busy CXOs across 52 plus industries. Some of the customers who have leveraged REA support include Wall Street firms, CXO's from large enterprises, well known industrialists, media celebrities, senior consultants, a US Senator and an advisor to the US president.
Brickwork has the distinction of being the first Indian virtual assistance company to receive the ISO 27001:2013 certificate for data security and confidentiality. It is also certified as a Women-owned Business Enterprise (WBE), by WEConnect International headquartered in Washington DC, USA.
Brickwork and its CEO, Sangeeta Kulkarni have received recognition from the industry through the following awards:
- “SMB Star Icon Award for Sustained Performance Excellence” at the CII-Exim Bank Business Excellence Awards - 2017
- “Active Customer Engagement” award as part of the CII Award for “Customer Obsession” 2016
- Award for “Leveraging digital transformation to deliver superior customer experience 2016” by CII
- Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship award in the most promising category by Enterprise Asia in 2016
- “Women Entrepreneur of the year – IT” award by STPI in 2015