Varsity Brands

  www.varsity.com
  www.varsity.com

Varsity Brands Reviews

Updated September 17, 2014
Updated September 17, 2014
15 Reviews
4.0
15 Reviews
Rating Trends

Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Jeff Webb
11 Ratings

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1.  

    Varsity Brands is the best of the best when it comes to cheerleading!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Varsity Brands

    Pros

    The quality is better then any other company has to offer.

    Cons

    I did not have any challenges or cons.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Amazing company that is a great launching point into a wide range of careers.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Camp Administration in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Camp Administration in Memphis, TN

    I worked at Varsity Brands as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Family Centered
    Professional Development
    Teach many workplace skills especially in problem solving and customer service.
    Compensate for travel expenses

    Cons

    Lots of Travel, Many responsibilities, not the best pay

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Great place to works

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Varsity Brands

    Pros

    Work from home; make your own schedule

    Cons

    some customers are hard to deal with

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Review


  5.  

    Good Company But Lack Money For Raises

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Web Developer/Salesforce Administrative in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Web Developer/Salesforce Administrative in Memphis, TN

    I worked at Varsity Brands full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Laid back environment, new technology, and lots of room to learn new web software/technologies

    Cons

    Raises are not always given and that is across the board

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees will stay if you just give some type of financial increase in salaries.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Go back to "Family" feel

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN

    I worked at Varsity Brands full-time

    Pros

    Getting to travel. Meeting new people.

    Cons

    Political upper management. Low Pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Go back to the family aspect of your company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    It was wonderful!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Camp Manager in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Camp Manager in Memphis, TN

    I worked at Varsity Brands part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    By far the best way to get work experience during the summer. Everyone is friendly, upper management is easily approachable, and you truly make a difference for the campers.

    Cons

    The only con would be if you were trying to use this as a full time career. The pay would be low compared to other full time jobs.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Loved it.

    Former Employee - Instructor in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Instructor in Memphis, TN

    I worked at Varsity Brands as a contractor (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great summer job for spirit squad (dance, cheer, mascot) in college, cool travel opportunities.

    Cons

    There are not many cons ... the one things I would say is that it might be hard to get camps and events if you have other things in your schedule. May limit income opportunities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it up.

  9.  

    Fun place to work!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at Varsity Brands

    Pros

    Varsity is a fun laid back work environment!

    Cons

    There are Some politics within the company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it a fun place to work!

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Varsity Brands is a good job for someone without a degree and bills.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at Varsity Brands

    Pros

    Is great if being in the midst of cheerleading is the peak of your goals.

    Cons

    The pay and working multiple irrelevant jobs in addition to your hired position.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your employees outcry and utilize their strengths and reward with competitive compensation to maintain personnel that are assets to the company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    A stepping stone.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at Varsity Brands

    Pros

    Upbeat work environment. Staff is fantastic, and products are high quality. Lots of holidays! Opportunity to travel during competition season.

    Cons

    Disconnect in information sharing. Product is often late or unavailable. Training is minimal, leading to confusion in new reps and support staff. Benefits somewhat lacking. Jobs are not posted internally... Opportunities for development are minimal

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please be more forthcoming with information to internal staff and reps. Upgrade the antiquated computer systems! Allow more employee feedback and ideas!

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

Work at Varsity Brands? Share Your Experiences

Varsity Brands

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.