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Account Manager
The Account Manager ensures the successful adoption and use of Slack across our customer base. This role is the primary point of contact for customers and prospects and also handles all escalation... more
Senior Customer Experience Agent
As a Customer Experience Agent for Slack, your task is to make our customers successful. This is a demanding role that requires a broad skillset. Not only will you be directly responsible for... more

News on Slack

A Brief History of Slack
This original series documents the stories of Canada's modern tech companies from inception to today. 2002 Stewart Butterfield's first company, Ludicorp, was created in 2002 to build a game.... more
Spotlight Awards Celebrate Canadian Unicorns and Centurions in Toronto
On September 17 the Spotlight Awards will celebrate this year's Unicorn & Centurion Canadian companies and you're invited to attend. Billed as the "social event of the year for Canadian tech... more
Five People You're Gonna Want to Meet at the GROW Conference
The countdown to the annual GROW Conference is on. The complete schedule is live and attendees can start booking their outdoor activities. For the last couple years Techvibes has named five people... more
Slack Reaches 1.1 Million Active Users, $25 Million Annual Revenue
Slack now has 1.1 million active users and has reached $25 million in annual revenue. The multi-billion-dollar startup, the fastest-growing ever, celebrated the milestones by hiring Google and... more
Canadian Entrepreneur Stewart Butterfield Launches into Tyrade Over WSJ Editorial
A recent editorial piece in the Wall Street Journal, titled "The Charleston Shooting," sparked something inside Stewart Butterfield, the Canadian entrepreneur who founded Slack, a billion-dollar... more
MP Calls Tech Companies Unpatriotic, Says Dictatorships 'Best Form of Government'
Just weeks before questioning the patriotism of some of Canada’s most successful tech companies, a Conservative member of parliament said he preferred dictatorships to democracy. Last week,... more
Slack's Stewart Butterfield Pledges Personal Shares to Science World
Last week at Science World’s annual Equity Giving event Slack's Stewart Butterfield pledged his personal shares, to help foster science literacy and to support our future science and... more
Slack is the World's Fastest Startup to Reach $2 Billion Ever
Among Canadian-born startups, it was obvious last year that Slack as growing faster than any of them. But now that Slack has cracked the $2 billion mark—indeed, already pushing $3... more
Slack Raises $160 Million Round at $2.8 Billion Valuation
Slack has confirmed a previous rumour: the Canadian-born startup is raising a $160 million round at a valuation of $2.8 billion, building on the $120 million it raised at a $1.12 billion valuation... more
On Heel of Massive Funding Round and Valuation, Slack Suffers Security Breach
Slack has suffered a security breach. In the midst of raising $150 million at a $2.8 billion valuation, the company alerted users via email this morning. We were recently able to confirm that... more
Slack Raising $160 Million at $2.8 Billion Valuation: Report
In five months, has Slack more than doubled its valuation? A report from the Wall Street Journal suggests Slack has raised roughly $150 million in a round that valued the company at around $2.9... more
Slack Could Already Be Worth $2 Billion
Slack, by far the fastest Canadian-born startup to achieve a $1 billion valuation, may already be valued at $2 billion. Details remain scarce, but the Vancouver-born company is reportedly... more
Now One Year Old, Slack's Growth 'Has No Parallel'
Slack turned one year old today. The company, founded by Vancouver serial entrepreneur Stewart Butterfield, is the "fastest-growing business app on record." And now it has released numbers to... more
Stewart Butterfield Wants Slack to Be Bottom Layer of All Business Communications
Stewart Butterfield didn’t set out to create a business communication tool. In fact, the software that later became Slack, wasn’t even intended as a stand-alone project. Slack... more
Vote Now for Your Favourite 2014 Canadian Startup Awards Finalists
VOTING IS NOW CLOSED. With so many talented entrepreneurs and innovative startups in Canada, Techvibes deemed it a necessity to recognize, honour, and celebrate these people and their companies.... more
The Five Biggest Rounds Raised by Canadian Tech Companies in 2014
2014 was a strong year for Canadian startups, with several raising double-digit rounds. Vancouver fared particularly well this year, but Ontario certainly didn't slack either. Below we highlight... more
Slack Lets Bosses Read Employees' Private Messages to Boost Enterprise Customer Appeal
Slack is adding a new feature that will allow bosses to look to employees' private messages. The feature, called Compliance Exports, will grant team leaders access to all private conversations.... more
Stewart Butterfield on Slack: Founder Calls His Own App Terrible
Stewart Butterfield is the proud founder of a billion-dollar "giant piece of shit." Vancouver's Butterfield says Slack—an app that reached the billion-dollar valuation mark faster than any... more
Slack Raises $120 Million, Now Worth $1.2 Billion
Vancouver-born Slack confirmed today that it has raised $120 million in new investment, for a post-funding valuation of $1.12 billion. The round was co-led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield &... more
Could Slack Sneak Past Hootsuite and Shopify in Race to Billion-Dollar Valuation?
Evidence is mounting that Vancouver's Hootsuite and Ottawa's Shopify are already valued by private investors at $1 billion—but if that speculation is untrue, then a stealthy up-and-comer... more
Vancouver-born Slack Raises $43 Million
UPDATE: TechCrunch has confirmed that Slack has raised a $42.75 million round led by The Social + Capital Partnership, with participation from existing Tiny Speck investors Accel Partners and... more
The Techvibes 20, April 2014 Edition – Powered by GoToMeeting
    The Techvibes 20 is a bi-monthly list of the hottest and most promising tech startups across Canada. The list is carefully curated by Techvibes editorial staff and reflects who's... more

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