, a Provo HQ was the best fit for most of our team, but we didn't want our Salt Lake City team dealing with long commutes five days a week.
"What we like to say is Chatbooks
is like a subscription to your life," explains Angel Brockbank, director of support at Chatbooks
app works with a customer's Instagram feed.
One of the things we've really done at Chatbooks
is try to create a strong cultural identity.
Prior to founding Chatbooks
. Nate ran a JetBlue subsidiary and had witnessed the success of JetBlue's model of employing primarily women who work from home.
Nate and Vanessa Quigley look back on the early years of Chatbooks
as the "wilderness years." They had invested their own funds to launch the company and hire a development team, and they went three years without a salary.
makes it a point to discuss their values often.
demonstrates their dedication to making their workplace attractive to women by integrating women-only interviews into their hiring process.
It's a situation Rachel Hofstetter, chief marketing officer of Chatbooks
, has seen before.
But we spend more time trying to overlook unconscious biases that we have," says Rachel Hofstetter, chief marketing officer for Chatbooks
. "We look at our processes to make sure they work for everyone."
A few years ago, when my husband Nate and I started dreaming up Chatbooks
, we lived on the Florida coast.
By offering tax rebate incentives to companies that make capital investments in the state and create jobs, under the governorship of Gary Herbert, Utah is known and respected for welcoming a variety of businesses, from large corporations like eBay and Microsoft to burgeoning startups like Freshly Picked and Chatbooks