CloudBees Named to Wealthfront’s 2018 Career Launching Companies List

Enterprise Jenkins company is considered an ideal place for young people to start their careers

SAN JOSE, CA. – October 26, 2017 − CloudBees, Inc., the hub of enterprise Jenkins and DevOps, today announced that it has been named to Wealthfront’s 2018 Career Launching Companies List. The list, in its sixth year, is a compilation of information technology companies considered the best places for young people to start their careers.

“It is an honor to have CloudBees named to the Wealthfront’s Career Launching Companies List,” said Sacha Labourey, CEO and founder of CloudBees. “As CloudBees continues to grow, we’ve committed to investing in people who can drive us forward. Our success as a company is truly due to the contributions of our employees, no matter where they are in their career.”

With the acceleration of DevOps adoption, more and more enterprises are using CloudBees to support software delivery automation. CloudBees starts with Jenkins, the most trusted and widely-adopted continuous delivery platform, and adds enterprise-grade security, scalability, manageability and expert-level support. By making the software delivery process more productive, manageable and hassle-free, CloudBees puts companies on the fastest path to transforming great ideas into great software and returning value to the business more quickly.

To qualify for Wealthfront’s list, a company must be a mid-sized, privately held US-based company, have a revenue run-rate by year end between $20 million and $300 million, be on a growth trajectory at a rate in excess of 50% for the next three to four years and have compelling unit economics.

The final list is determined by the following 13 premier venture capital firms: Accel Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Benchmark, DAG Ventures, Greylock Partners, Index Ventures, Lightspeed, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Matrix Partners, Ribbit Capital, Sequoia Capital, Social Capital and Spark Capital.

To view the full list of companies, visit https://blog.wealthfront.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2018_Career-Launching_List-10.pdf

About Wealthfront
Wealthfront is the only robo-advisor to offer both investment management and financial planning exclusively through software. Because of this approach, the company has quickly become the automated advisor of choice among young people. Anyone can open a Wealthfront investment account with $500 to access a unique PassivePlus investment strategy and all clients receive financial planning through the service, Path. All for an annual management fee is 0.25%. Wealthfront was launched by Andy Rachleff and Dan Carroll in December 2011 and currently manages nearly $7 billion. For more information please visit www.wealthfront.com.

About CloudBees
CloudBees is the hub of enterprise Jenkins and DevOps, providing companies with smarter solutions for automating software development and delivery. CloudBees starts with Jenkins, the most trusted and widely-adopted continuous delivery platform, and adds enterprise-grade security, scalability, manageability and expert-level support. By making the software delivery process more productive, manageable and hassle-free, CloudBees puts companies on the fastest path to transforming great ideas into great software and returning value to the business more quickly.

Backed by Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Verizon Ventures, CloudBees was founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps professionals. Follow CloudBees on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+.

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