Singlebrook Technology

Web development, web application maintenance, CTO consulting, SaaS, software

Ithaca, New York

United States

singlebrook.com

About Singlebrook Technology

"Committed Consulting. Code With Love." Based in Ithaca, NY and founded in 2006, Singlebrook is committed to the long-term success of clients and their software. Singlebrook builds and maintains web apps to power businesses using Rails and JavaScript.

Singlebrook shares the social and environmental values defined by B Lab and the B Corp community. We show our commitment to these values by writing them into our corporate structure, living up to the high standards we have put in place in our day-to-day business operations and overall company strategy, and working with clients who are mission-driven and making a massive impact in the world by leveraging the power of technology for good. We are long-time members of the B Corporation community and love partnering with other companies that share our values while helping businesses to achieve long-term success through their software.

The Change We Seek®

Singlebrook aims to use technology in ways that will make the world a better place, and they seek out employees, clients, vendors and partners that share this vision. The company is proud to be part of a growing movement of companies using the power of business for social good.

Singlebrook values its employees, community (both local and global), and environment, while it works for its clients' success. The company offers excellent benefits and compensation for its employees, makes sustainability a priority in all of its business practices, and donates its services and a portion of its profits to several charitable organizations in its community and nationwide.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

March 2009
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

10
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

31
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

11
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

29
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

20
6
Overall B Score
101
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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Company Highlights: 

Environment: >50% recycled office supplies; >25% renewable energy

Employees: >50% of individual/family health insurance premiums covered; employees usually included in strategic management decisions; 1+ weeks sick policy

Community: >60% of expenditures directed toward local suppliers; >5% of net profits given to charitable organizations; Employees given paid time off for community service

Consumers: Offers free web and mobile services through Technology for Change program

Miscellany: 

Blogs/Feeds

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Experience

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