Celebrating 2018 and Gig Wage’s year in review

As we reflect on 2018, we are thankful for the support and enthusiasm of the Gig Wage community, it’s what drives us to make the product and company we’ve built even better.

2018 has been a year of significant progress, including launching a complete product redesign with new features, making infrastructure improvements and growing the Gig Wage customer & contractor base. These accomplishments reflect our dedication and commitment to our mission.

Gig Wage Mission

Increase the GDP of the Gig Economy. To ensure that every business and person can fully participate in the future of work. We are a technology company reimagining contractor compensation and helping great businesses treat their contractors like people, not invoices.

Here are a few of the highlights from 2018:

  • We helped hundreds of companies pay thousands of contractors millions of dollars.

  • Launched a new website

  • Shipped a bunch of new features including, CSV uploads, batch payments, reimbursements, contractor accounts, proof of income reports and more…

  • Revealed a new-look and a complete redesign of our web application.

  • Raised $1.3M in new capital. $1M of that was recently announced in the Dallas Business Journal on Dec 11th The major investor in that round being Rise of the Rest Seed Fund — Revolution

  • We received some great press as we look to become the go-to brand and experts for everything gig economy, freelance and contractor related. Fox 4 Xconomy SoundClound: Radio Interviews Forbes and more…

So that was Gig Wage’s 2018, a pretty “solid” year for us to say the least and we are working to make sure 2019 will be even bigger and better. In fact, we already have an exciting roadmap of new products, features, improvements, and programs. We can’t wait to share more with you all over the upcoming months.

In the meantime, we’ll sign off by saying “Happy Holidays” wherever you may be celebrating them and see you next year! On behalf of the Gig Wage team, we wish you and your loved ones a happy holiday season and a successful, joyful and healthy New Year. We look forward to, being a part of your journey in 2019 and appreciate you for being a part of ours.

Ad Astra.

Written by

Craig J. Lewis

Founder | CEO GigWage I'm the Founder and Chief Entrepreneur Officer of Gig Wage, a tech startup, that builds modern payroll, payments and banking tools for the future of work. Pay your independent contractors in seconds. We designed payroll that meets the demand of your on-demand workforce. Simple. Fast. Easy.