Braviant Holdings, a leading provider of tech-enabled credit products and services for underbanked consumers, has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Chicago by Crains Chicago Business and Best Companies Group. Braviant ranked 51st overall and 29th among small companies. Rankings were based on a rigorous evaluation of Braviants benefits, policies and practices as well as employee responses to a 78-question survey.
Braviants inclusion on the Crains Chicago Business list comes on the heels of being ranked in the Top 3 Best Places to Work by Built In Chicago and the Top 50 Best Fintechs to Work For by American Banker and Source Media.
We are thrilled to be recognized for the third time this year as one of the best places to work in Chicago and in fintech, said Braviant CEO Stephanie Klein, who was also recently selected as a Top 40 under 40 by Crains Chicago Business. The important work we do at Braviant to break down credit barriers and create a path to prime for people with less than perfect credit would not be possible without such a talented team. Our people show up every day ready to innovate and build on each others ideas in a truly open and collaborative environment. Preserving our culture as we scale is a top priority to ensure that we can continue to attract, reward and retain the very best talent.
Since relocating its headquarters to Chicago in 2016, Braviant has tripled the size of its team and upgraded its benefits to include 100% coverage of employee healthcare and disability premiums, parental leave with an innovative ˜ease back to work program, and a professional development stipend of up to $3,000 per employee to foster a culture of continuous learning. During the same time frame, Braviant has also more than tripled its revenue and laid a strong foundation for profitable growth.
About Braviant Holdings:
Braviant is a leading provider of online credit products and services for underbanked consumers. Braviant’s Chicago-based team of technologists, data scientists and fintech veterans has developed a next-generation approach to lending that combines groundbreaking technology with cutting-edge analytics to transform how people access credit online. Braviant’s growing suite of financial products look beyond a traditional credit score to help deserving consumers achieve better financial outcomes as they embark on a Path to Prime. Braviant currently operates two consumer lending subsidiaries, Chorus Credit and Balance Credit. To learn more about Braviants vision of A World without Credit Barriers and view open positions, visit www.braviantholdings.com.
Stephanie Klein, Chief Executive Officer