Updated December, 2020

Employee Culture Statement

Groupize was built to bring people together - uniting individuals from all over the world to exchange ideas and bring a sense of unity to individuals among corporations. At Groupize, we work everyday to make the world a better place by supporting global citizenship, global travel, diversity, equal opportunities, honesty and integrity - and practicing those beliefs in all that we do.

The Groupize Employee Culture is built around doing what’s right. All that we do is done in the spirit of company culture, holding ourselves accountable to be measured to the highest standards of ethical business conduct. By committing to uphold ourselves to high standards and big achievements, we are able to hire great people, produce a great product and advancements to the meeting industry, thus attracting great customers - who we treat like family. By respecting our employees, users, partners, third parties and all who come into contact with Groupize, we are better able to support each other down the path to mutual success.

Our Employee Culture Statement highlights our internal values, and your personal responsibility to uphold these values to help encourage a more productive and peaceful world for all. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to a member of the Groupize Team. Don’t be silent, we always want to hear from you and we value your contribution.

Our Beliefs:

Groupize wants everyone that we interact with to feel like part of a family. With that being said, we expect our employees to treat everyone with respect and dignity. We strive for all employees to believe in the same values that we do including diversity, inclusion, social justice, global equity, global citizenship, honesty, ethics, service and innovation.

Equal Employment Opportunities:

Here at Groupize, we support equal employment opportunities. Employment at Groupize is solely based upon the merit and qualifications of each individual employee or applicant of Groupize. The act of unlawful discrimination on the basis of religion, sex, race, color, marital status, mental or physcial health, sexual orientation, gender identification, disability, or any other characteristics that are protected by law are strictly prohibited at Groupize and will not be tolerated.

Professionalism:

Groupize does more than treat each other like family - we are family. We depend on one another to produce the best work we can as individuals, and therefore as a company. Personal decisions made by Groupize Team members affect clients and colleagues, and consequences of actions should always be taken into consideration when making decisions. At Groupize, we expect all members of our community to be respectful to everyone even if a disagreement arises. Groupize strongly believes that an environment where people feel uncomfortable or threatened is not a healthy one. We expect everyone to conduct themselves professionally and to be kind to others.

Diversity and Inclusion:

We accept all employees at Groupize regardless of race, sex, color, national or social origin, ethicity, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, political opinion or any other status protected by the law. We do not tolerate anything less than the utmost respect for all of those around us - employees, customers, partners - it does not matter. We prohibit discrimination, harassment and bullying in any form.

Global Citizenship:

It is important to Groupize that our employees are responsible corporate citizens to help us inspire trust among our customers and other stakeholders, and motivate team members to make the right choices for Groupize, our community and our planet. Groupize wants to make a difference in the world and we strongly believe that our team can help us achieve that, so we encourage each of our employees to feel the same, and to practice making a difference in their everyday lives. We want to empower every person and organization on the planet that comes into contact with Groupize to achieve more.

Honesty and Integrity:

This is a great place for those who believe in honesty and integrity. We expect our employees to be honest with each other and not lie, cheat or act in an irresponsible way. We always comply with the law where we operate. As long as you are working for or with Groupize, we expect you to be open and honest and act with nothing but integrity. Members of the Groupize community should not act in a way that could manipulate the market, unfairly disadvantage our colleagues, business partners, or competitors. This also means no bribes, corruption and no insider trading. We want all of our interactions with each other and our users to increase their trust in Groupize.

Harassment, Discrimination, and Bullying:

At Groupize, we are committed to forbidding and effectively responding to discrimination, harassment and bullying in any form whether it be verbal, physical, or visual. If you believe that you have been a victim of any of those things, we encourage you to report the incident to your supervisor right away. Likewise, supervisors and managers who were told about these incidents should report to Human Resources and they will take the proper actions necessary.