#6 Large Company Category: Datto



Headquarters: Norwalk

Industry: Technology


Twitter: @datto

Top Executive: Austin McChord, CEO

Datto provides localized and cloud data-storage services to small and medium-sized businesses.

Employee Benefits: All full-time employees receive Datto stock options. The company also pays 100 percent of medical benefits. Also, top-performing members of the sales team win a trip for two to a luxurious vacation each year.

Employee Recognition: Employees can nominate each other for a job well done. There is one DattoByte winner a month, and they win $5,000, a trip to the annual partner's conference, and a customized Lego figurine created in their likeness. The runners-up each get $1,000.

Fun & Relaxation: Datto has a lounge with couches, video games and sleep pods. Employees can use the lounge during breaks to take some time and decompress or take a nap. There are also video and arcade games throughout the office that employees use during breaks.

Healthy Living: Datto provides $300 fitness reimbursement, which can be used to pay for gym fees or exercise equipment.

Training: Formalized ongoing intern program including mentorship, networking and career development that oftentimes leads to full-time employment.

Community Service: Datto sent Disaster Recovery Teams (Datto employees) to Texas and Florida to help victims of the hurricanes. They set up free Wi-Fi in the shelters and reached out to the local community for support.

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