Top company by employee – 9 – Ultimate Software – Florida US
Industry: Information Technology – Software
Ownership: Publicly quoted/held
Previous rank: 25
2011 revenue ($ millions): $269
What makes it so great?
The developer of people-management software—customers include Google, Quicken Loans, and the New York Yankees—covers 100% of health care premiums for employees and dependents and treats workers to a free vacation every two years.
|Traded as||NASDAQ: ULTI|
|Industry||SaaS HCM Software|
|Revenue||$332.3 million |
Ultimate Software is the developer and provider of cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions for businesses. As of December 31, 2012, Ultimate reported total revenues of nearly $332.3 million.
Headquartered in Weston, FL, Ultimate Software employs more than 1,735 professionals and has more than 2,500 customers of all sizes across diverse industries.
Ultimate Software was founded in 1990 by Scott Scherr, the company’s current CEO and president. The company went public in June 1998.
The company’s UltiPro solution is a cloud-based platform that delivers human capital management to organizations across all industries. UltiPro provides its customers with one system of record for HR, payroll, and talent management. More than 10 million person records in 144 countries are supported in Ultimate’s SaaS environment.
Ultimate Software markets two software suites, primarily through direct sales teams. UltiPro Enterprise is designed for companies with 1,000 or more employees while UltiPro Workplace is designed for businesses with 200-999 employees.