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West Arete

Web & Mobile Application Development, Custom Workflow and ERP Solutions
Certified Since: May, 2016
Location: State College, Pennsylvania, United States
Sector: Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

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West Arete works closely with clients to build custom software solutions such as web applications, mobile applications, and internal workflow applications. Its team of around a dozen employees is headquartered in State College, PA.

Founded in 2005, it has been a member of 1% for the Planet since day one, and a Silver-level Bike Friendly Business. West Arete works extensively in the community to mentor new companies, teach programming, speak to classes, and host events for entrepreneurs and curious technologists.

The company is also known for its policy of giving every employee a fully-paid one month sabbatical, every year. This maximizes the teamÕs drive and creativity, and streamlines their processes. Search for Scott WoodsÕ TEDx talk online for inspiration.

As a software development company, West Arete sees the impact that good software can have on good organizations -- it multiplies their success. West Arete seeks to create the best possible software for nonprofits, educational institutions, and fellow B Corporations, so they have every advantage for accomplishing their missions.

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