PennWell Corporation
2.9 of 5 16 reviews
www.pennwell.com Tulsa, OK 1000 to 5000 Employees

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B2B Media Market is On the Decline and So is PennWell

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Nashua, NH

ProsGreat, kind people
Talented workforce
Strong editorial content
The people work really hard
People are willing to help others out

ConsOverworked and underpaid
No clear strategy or direction
Upper management is out of touch
Technology issues
Very low morale
Tulsa HQ is clueless

Advice to Senior ManagementManagement needs a cohesive direction and plan for the company. Fix the technology issues. Be honest with the employees and stop all the unnecessary drama that you create.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Pennwell is a good place to work if you don't mind getting paid to be bored

    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
    Tulsa, OK

    I have been working at PennWell Corporation


    Pros: Good pay and benefits, management is a bunch of screw… Cons: meetings, apathetic management, boring, building is old, stinks like goat piss. Workload… Advice to Senior Management: Get a life. Realize that there is more to a career than a paycheck and somewhere… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great place to work, but lots of recent lay-offs.

    Editor (Former Employee)

    I worked at PennWell Corporation


    Pros: PennWell's brands are well-respected. You can be proud of the publication you represent. PennWell has about 40 brands in a variety of businesses and technologies.… Cons: Publishing industry as a whole is in decline. There have been massive lay-offs in the past year. When I started there, I was… Advice to Senior Management: Embrace new technologies and approaches to operations. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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