AKQA
2.9 of 5 175 reviews
www.akqa.com San Francisco, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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2 people found this helpful  

Smart, competent people doing great work for blue-chip brands.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

ProsHigh-visibility work for best-in-class clients. Great location. Effective, cooperative and fun company culture.

ConsMerely adequate compensation for all but the top creatives/executives.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Going downhill fast

    Strategist (Current Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at AKQA full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Was a great culture with great people. Fun projects and good… Cons: Cheap company. Finance department is intolerable to get things improved. No vision beyond some great project based work. Very siloed, creative teams… Advice to Senior Management: Stabilize the ship, or you are going to lose 50%… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Giant high school with no individuality or opportunity for growth

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Washington, DC

    I have been working at AKQA full-time


    Pros: Beer Fridge, Nice Location, 401K Match 50% after first year, Endless knowledge… Cons: Crony Lifestyle, No Work Life Balance, Terrible Pay, Managers (don't… Advice to Senior Management: Learn how to manage. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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