AKQA
3.0 of 5 161 reviews
www.akqa.com San Francisco, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

161 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

 

AKQA provides good training / facilities for talented individuals to enable account teams to produce great work.

Project Manager (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

I have been working at AKQA full-time for more than 3 years

ProsExcellent talent.
Award winning work.
Global offices/opportunities.
Good culture.
Good facilities.

ConsGetting a little process heavy.
Not as agile as some agencies.

Advice to Senior ManagementI think they're doing as good a job as possible given the size of the agency. Continue to concentrated on hiring the best talent and motivating them to success/

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

1 person found this helpful  

Great for CV, but same BS as everywhere else, bad management

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at AKQA


Pros: Great Clients Interesting Projects Some talented people Cons: Bad Senior Management Lot of hard work (not a meritocracy as they preach) Really full of themselves Not many opportunities for promotion or… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

2 people found this helpful  

There are better places to work

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at AKQA


Pros: Manages to attract some smart people Cons: Long hours, lower salaries than advertising industry averages No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

There are newer reviews on AKQA.

Worked for AKQA? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at AKQA reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for AKQA CEO Ajaz Ahmed. All reviews posted anonymously by AKQA employees.