Culture

12 Nov 2014 · by Sarah Lovelace
On Tuesday, we had our official opening ceremony for the Box office in Austin! Since opening in mid-September, we have hired almost 30 new Boxers from the Austin. We have also relocated another 11 Boxers from our HQ in Los Altos to help get things up and running. We're thrilled to be building out a...
06 Oct 2014 · by Samantha Paras
On Wednesday, the largest gathering of women engineers in the world, the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, kicks off in Phoenix. (We'll be there — come say hi!) This year, there will be 8,000 participants from 67 countries and 925 organizations in attendance. We're thrilled to be...
07 Aug 2014 · by Zoelle Egner
Here at Box, we’re lucky to have a stellar crop of interns in the office every year. A couple of weeks ago, we introduced Stephany Yong and her work with the product marketing team. This week, we caught up with Lincoln Lam of the Box Consulting team to offer a look at what it’s like to be a Boxer...
24 Jul 2014 · by Zoelle Egner
Here at Box, we're lucky to have a stellar crop of interns in the office every year. Now that they've been here for a few weeks, in this ongoing series we'll introduce some of our interns and offer a look at what it's like to be a Boxer for the summer. Stephany Yong is a rising junior at Stanford...
24 Jun 2014 · by Katherine Robertson
On Friday, we welcomed our newest class of interns to Box with a carnival! Our 51 interns join us for the summer from universities such as Stanford, Berkeley, MIT, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke and University of Michigan. Teams across the organization are keeping them busy with projects...
29 May 2014 · by Jon Herstein
Today we're happy to announce that Box is coming to Austin, Texas. Box Austin will be our first full-scale U.S. office outside of the Bay Area and it will be home to many new (and some transplanted) Boxers from a variety of departments and functions. Initially, we'll be focused on staffing up in...
27 Apr 2014 · by Nathan Lui
Between food drives, Mustache Mo’Vember, back-to-school drives, Relay for Life, and AIDS/LifeCycle, Boxers have organized all kinds of events, fundraisers, and volunteer opportunities to help give back to the community. Last year, a group of us formed ACT10x to unify our philanthropic efforts. Our...
19 Mar 2014 · by Veena Gupta
To celebrate International Women's Day, we dedicated our most recent all-hands company lunch to female empowerment. In front of an audience of Boxers, co-founders Aaron Levie and Dylan Smith, along with our COO Dan Levin, shared their thoughts on this year's theme: "Equality for women is progress...
20 Feb 2014 · by Kimber Lockhard
Twenty-thousand-dollar grand-prize winner Danaë Metaxa-Kakavouli joined by fellow finalists Namrata Das, Priscilla Rodriguez, Omar Arriaga, and Jessie Duan (left to right). We’re excited to announce the award recipients of the 2013-2014 Box Engineering Diversity Scholarship! At Box, we believe...
10 Oct 2013 · by Nick Noyer
Last year we announced Box was expanding across the pond with a new European presence, and today we’re excited to share that our new London office is officially the home to the Box International Headquarters. And with the opening of a new headquarters, what better way to celebrate than with a visit...
16 Aug 2013 · by Veena Gupta
Box recently became an official partner of the Lean In Organization! Lean In is an organization motivated by the newly released book and movement led by Facebook's COO, Sheryl Sandberg. This movement encourages women to pursue their ambitions, and change the conversation from what we can’t do to...
12 Aug 2013 · by Chris Yeh
For Box to build the best mobile apps and cultivate a vast ecosystem of mobile partners, it is important that we hire that best talent. That is why I am pleased to welcome aboard David Still on the executive team as VP of Mobile Products. David will be responsible for product management for mobile...
11 Apr 2013 · by Indy Sen
To truly grasp the transformation powered by mobile, and especially mobile in the enterprise, you have to live it. That means consuming the latest mobile technologies when they’re available. When it comes to devices, that means picking them up, testing them, and seeing how they feel. And when it...
10 Feb 2013 · by Beth Rabenstine
We've just finished our Northeastern swing on the Box World Tour (and dodged a big snowstorm, to boot-- stay warm and safe, East Coasters!), and we wanted to reach out and thank all the amazing speakers and attendees who made both of this week's events so special. We hope you had as good a time as...
20 Sep 2012 · by Ketki Warudkar
It's a rare treat to have several prominent leaders from different companies together in the same room sharing insights about their successes, but that's exactly what audience members were privy to last week at the Box Women's Network quarterly event, Women of the Board, co-hosted with Women 2.0....
14 Sep 2012
Have you dreamed of a city where tech and startups are the norm, rather than the exception? San Francisco is the city that many Boxers call home, and for good reason: It's an exciting, vibrant city that's as beautiful as it is quirky. Whether you're looking for organic breweries or bacon-flavored...
05 Jul 2012 · by Molly Rose
On June 9th, the first ever Box Relay for Life team blasted through our goals and welcomed ourselves to the neighborhood at Egan Middle School with companies like Rambus, State Farm, and McAfee. Relay for Life happens nationwide, and we joined the Los Altos event which had over 300 participants and...
24 May 2012 · by Justin Roberts
While we're a pretty busy bunch at Box, we think it's incredibly important to make time to give back to the community. In the past, our team has organized blood drives, Habitat for Humanity trips and food drives to give help to those who need it the most. At our most recent volunteer event, we...
22 Apr 2012
Last Friday, the City of Los Altos officially welcomed our team to the community with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Box HQ. Val Carpenter – Mayor of Los Altos – cut the ribbon alongside Dylan Smith, co-founder and CFO, and Greg Strickland, VP of Business Operations. We were delighted to receive...
19 Apr 2012 · by Ketki Warudkar
Most people think of a hackathon as an event where engineers work feverishly to build a cool new project or tool in a short amount of time. Here, it’s much more than that; it’s both a tradition and a challenge that engineers as well as the rest of the company – including recruiting, HR, sales and...