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Top 5 previous employers

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Manufacturing - Computer, Manufacturing - Communcations Equipment
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Educational background

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Top educational institutions

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California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
San Francisco State University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at Slack.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male60.7%
female39.3%

Career advancement

Climb up the career ladder

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Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<139.3%
148.3%
211.2%
31.1%

Top 5 future employers

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Manufacturing - Computer, Manufacturing - Communcations Equipment
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Engineering
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Summary

Company information

History

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Address

Multiple locations

Size

Medium

Founded

2009

CEO

Stewart Butterfield

Type

Company - Private

Industry

Computer/Internet

Departments

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FieldRatio
other occupation25.4%
Software Developers and Programmers20.2%
Engineers12.1%
Sales / Retail8.7%
Management7.2%
HR Management6.8%
Arts / Entertainment / Media5.6%
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Recruiter, SalesSlackDenver, CO
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