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"Terrible, run far away from this place"

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Former Employee - Technical Sales
Former Employee - Technical Sales
Doesn't Recommend

Pros

Health insurance package is my favourite thing about Celestix Networks. Employer covers health, vision and dental, this was critical for my counter parts in the states.

Cons

Lost upper management who gave control of organization to incompetent CEO. No structure at all, hostile, no sense of team, commercial workers who act like they are doing you a favour by being your colleague. Management got rid of the trash, the talent left or planning to leave.

Advice to Management

Bring back a real CEO who is technical. Hire a industry RESPECTED business person to compensate for the commerical tasks. Not a CEO who is neither technical nor commerical.

Other Employee Reviews for Celestix Networks

  1. "the NEW Celestix, a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fremont, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fremont, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Celestix Networks full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    New management, new attitude. Very pro-active, roll up your sleaves management. Good energy at HQ, with the entire company ready to take over the world.

    Love the new management. Very interested in success! The new management has the desire, skills and experience to get the team there. Overall, the company has strong commitment to customers, employees, and the products.

    Cons

    Must shake off the ill-will from the old management. Let the world know Celestix has changed and is reinvigorated.

    Advice to Management

    Never overlook loyal customers who have helped keep you alive during the dark times. Embrace them, show them off to prospects, the press, and analysts. You are still in a very strong position, you just need to let the world know. A little PR will go far.


  2. "OK Company with good new technology and a good European style work/life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fremont, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fremont, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Celestix Networks full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Offer everything a larger company would offer, salaries are fair , benefits are fine. Work/Private life balance very good. No pressure

    Cons

    Got a moment when business was difficult, new products weren't generating enough revenue, old products were falling. Now I'm hearing they are picking up speed.

    Advice to Management

    Continue with innovation

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