Beyond Finance Named One of the Built In Best Midsize Companies to Work For in Chicago

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Shawn Paul WoodPosted on Jan 14, 2021

Yolanda Schufford

Shawn Paul Wood

Beyond Finance Named One of the Top 100 “Best Places to Work” in Chicago

JAN. 11, 2021 (HOUSTON)Beyond Finance, a national leader in the debt settlement industry, was named one of the Top 100 “Best Places to Work” in Chicago by Built In.

The annual awards include companies of all sizes in the eight largest U.S. tech markets. Beyond Finance, a Houston-based organization, has an office in Chicago with a dedicated employee base comprised of its IT and marketing functions.

“We have a dynamic team in Chicago, and we’re honored to be named in the company of other leaders on the best workplaces list,” said Timothy Ho, chief executive officer of Beyond Finance. “As an organization, we remain active at not only helping the millions of people burdened by debt, but also maintaining a positive work culture of diverse talent to serve them.”

Judging was based on algorithmically focused research ranking a company’s compensation, culture programs and employer benefits.

“Companies, like Beyond Finance, raise the bar for cultural excellence and the ability to adapt to meet changing needs of employees," says Sheridan Orr, chief marketing officer of Built In. “The 2021 winners show a commitment not just to creating meaningful cultures but to delivering talent needs as they change in a dynamic landscape. We’re thrilled to extend our congratulations to the winners.”

To reflect the attributes tech professionals search for on Built In, this year’s program weighted criteria more heavily on remote opportunities and programs for diversity, equity and inclusion.

Researched categories for consideration of this award included:

·         Health and wellness

·         Remote benefits

·         Financial planning and stability

·         Flexible work environment

·         Professional development

·         Social impact

·         Hiring practices that promote diversity

·         Mental health day

The designation was Beyond Finance’s first on the Built In Chicago list.

About Beyond Finance

Based in Houston, Texas, Beyond Finance, LLC is a leader in the debt settlement industry, and serves clients burdened by unsecured debt. Beyond Finance meets clients wherever they are in their debt journey and uses personalized debt reduction programs to give them the clarity, confidence and tools they need. With additional offices in San Diego, California and Chicago, Illinois, Beyond Finance establishes standards and best practices to move clients beyond debt and transform their lives. For more information, visit 

About Built In

Built In, a revolution in tech recruitment, serves more than 1,800 innovative companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, delivering content and digital recruitment solutions that work. The platform amplifies companies’ brands as national, local or remote employers of choice, as well as leaders in DEI. Monthly, 2.5 million tech professionals rely on Built In to stay up on trends, grow in their roles and discover companies with missions they want to join. The platform publishes stories about companies’ tech, culture and people. This activates sought-after professionals to apply to customers’ open roles.

About Built In’s Best Places to Work

Built In’s esteemed Best Places to Work awards, now in its third year, honor companies across numerous categories: 100 Best Places to Work, 50 Best Small Places to Work, 100 Best Midsize Places to Work, 50 Companies with the Best Benefits and 50 Best Paying Companies. Two new national categories reflect what candidates are searching for, including 100 Best Large Companies to Work For and 50 Best Remote-First Places to Work.