Bellevue-based Blucora operates a diverse group of Internet businesses such as InfoSpace, Monoprice, and TaxAct. Recently named one of the 100 fastest-growing public companies by Fortune magazine, Blucora’s businesses reach millions of users worldwide every day. Blucora celebrates its work-hard, play-hard mentality with shuffleboard, ping-pong, video games, snacks, plenty of coffee, and relaxing lounges throughout the office.

 

Photos by Rachel Coward

Fun Facts

• Conference rooms throughout the office are named after Seattle landmarks such as Lake Union and Gas Works Park.
• Senior graphic designer Jimmie Young hosts a weekly company-wide happy hour at a rotating selection of Bellevue watering holes.
• On football-season Fridays, employees wear purple and gold to support the Washington Huskies or green and blue to support the Seahawks.
• The office regularly hosts public events featuring speakers such as OkCupid cofounder Christian Rudder.

Details

Design firm: SkB Architects
General contractor: GLY Construction
Office opened: January 2013
Square footage: 53,273
Employees: 175