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Teknion Reviews

Updated September 10, 2017
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Teknion President, CEO, and Director David Feldberg
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  1. "Showroom Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Teknion full-time

    Pros

    -friendly coworkers
    -good business structure, hours, workplace
    -involvement flexibility with after hours events and project involvement

    Cons

    -potential for growth is there but unfortunately hard to implement
    -minimum ownership of projects/assignments


  2. "Good company, good people, not so good benefits"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Teknion full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Co-workers are very helpful, very personable, very easy to communicate with

    Cons

    pay and bonus system not up to par in comparison to competition, too many products, not enough support staff

    Advice to Management

    build support staff to a point where sales force is able to get out from under the paperwork and sell. up the competency and proficiency of our dealer partners

  3. "pamela saxton"

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    Former Employee - District Manager in Marina del Rey, CA
    Former Employee - District Manager in Marina del Rey, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good designed product, unique corporate culture

    Cons

    Terrible distribution channel makes for difficulty in promoting the brand

    Advice to Management

    Get better dealers


  4. "Good Place To Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Co workers, Management, Benefits, Company Sponsored Lunches and Outings

    Cons

    Salary, Advancement, No Excitement or Versatility


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Its sad"

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    Former Employee - Architectural Field Project Manager in Maple Shade, NJ
    Former Employee - Architectural Field Project Manager in Maple Shade, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Teknion (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    so many talented people and great peoplthat work beside you

    Cons

    Management is poor..they just over react and don't dissect a problem


  6. "Sales - Look Forward to Nothing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Looks good at first but isn't.

    Cons

    Absolutely nothing is as it appears at first.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize talent when you have it.


  7. "Great Entrepreneurial Company"

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    Current Employee - District Manager
    Current Employee - District Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Teknion full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Not micro managed, encouraged to think of territory as own, beautiful product and wonderful team spirit

    Cons

    dealer distribution needs to be more keyed into the Teknion brand
    upper management is open to listening, but you still have to stay the course

    Advice to Management

    Be willing to change and listen to the new blood

  8. ""Can do" attitude makes this a great place to work in a very competitive industry"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Teknion full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    very flat organization, easy access to key company decision makers.
    Competitive salary and benefits
    quality products that are among the best available in the industry

    Cons

    Too much emphasis on peripheral product lines can be confusing to clients.
    Often showrooms don't display what the client will actually buy.


  9. "Love working here!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Teknion full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Ability to excel on merit and skill

    Cons

    Not sure I can think of any

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing!


  10. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Manager in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Teknion full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great diversity
    If you want you can grow into your position

    Cons

    Too much top down management

    Advice to Management

    Ask your people what they think


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