HOSTMAKER Reviews

Updated 16 Feb 2021

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2.7
29%
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41%
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HOSTMAKER CEO & Founder Nakul Sharma (no image)
Nakul Sharma
79 Ratings
Pros
  • "Hard-working teams, they put so much effort in(in 6 reviews)

  • "Able to work from home several days a week if needed or remote within GMT(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "So So"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Remote first culture with ability to work from office. Quarterly meetings in Rome, Barcelona etc.

    Cons

    Company growth got out of hand

  2. "Mixed depends your agenda"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lettings in London, England
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working environment, easy to get promoted, friendly environment

    Cons

    High turnover, incompetent staff, managers really don't have a clue

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  3. "what a ride"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Manager in London, England

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    fun, collaborative, so much fun

    Cons

    long hours, lack of direction

  4. "Gone"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Finance in London, England

    I have been working at HOSTMAKER full-time

    Pros

    Former colleagues were talented people

    Cons

    Senior Management disappeared on pay day

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Nepotism peppered with cool people"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time

    Pros

    Great people, nice workplace, very warm environment.

    Cons

    Incompetent CEO, not aware of how many employees he had. Blew off all the money and cries we're going bankrupt.

  6. "Wonderful Staff, Terrible Business Model & Management"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The staff/ colleagues were all wonderful

    Cons

    complete lack of management, ownership, ability to function as a business. Long working hours, leading stressed and overworked staff and unhappy clients. Didn't pay the clients on time. No perks.

  7. "Terrible leadership"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - IT Support Engineer in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun, young and capable staff

    Cons

    Terrible management. Bad decisions one after the other.

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  8. "Fast paced"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Operations Associate in Bermondsey, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Opportunities to progress quickly if you want to

    Cons

    Constant changing of processes with a very fast paced business

  9. "Hostmaker used to be a fun, dynamic place to work but due to financial problems it became very toxic"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operation Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time

    Pros

    Fast growing and lots of ideas / projects to work on

    Cons

    A lot of distrust especially during 2019 as some financial problems occurred.

  10. "sucks"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Commercial in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HOSTMAKER full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    it sucks nothing was good at all

    Cons

    everything, the worst place to work

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