Volano Software – ESOP Company
Volano Software Company based in Omaha, Nebraska announced recently the employees are now co-owners of the software development company. This transition ushers in continued confidence in the team during a challenging time for employee retention for many other software companies. Volano Software, celebrating its 16th year as of 2023, demonstrates its desire to continue to support the surrounding community by investing in the employees who live in and around the Omaha area.
By establishing an ESOP in 2023, Volano Software is providing additional financial security and long-term investment for employees. For the business community, Volano Software isn’t going anywhere. “This has been part of our continuity plan—a part of our long-term commitment to our clients to always be there”, says Rod Smith and Don Stavneak, Volano Software Founders and Co-Presidents.
About ESOP Benefits
ESOPs present a unique opportunity for our current employees to become stakeholders in the work we do. We felt that this shared ownership creates a strong sense of connectedness and commitment, as opposed to simply profit sharing or something other than an ESOP. Here are some key benefits for our current employees:
The formation of an ESOP has been a great way for Volano to enhance the culture, attract new top talent (see the Careers page), and provide financial security to our employees. The benefits extend not only to current employees, who enjoy a stake in our success and a secure retirement plan but also to future employees who are attracted by the prospect of shared ownership and long-term commitment.
By implementing an ESOP, Volano Software has been able to cultivate more collaboration, transparency, and ownership that hits all our employees and makes them excited contributors to our growth. It’s a win-win-win for everyone. Plus, you get to hear about what we’ve been up to other than making great software products.2
About Volano Software Company
We are Volano Software Company, a team of 27 talented members with 16 years of experience designing technical solutions for modern business problems. We have deployed hundreds of software systems each year and continue to provide a proven process in a constantly changing technical world. Conversations are free so give us a call with your challenges and view Volano Software Company as an extension of your business.
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