About ShiftPlanning Inc.
The idea for ShiftPlanning was conceived in early 2009 after the simple question was asked -
"Why is the business I work for still using Excel to manage our schedules?"
Entrepreneur Ryan Fyfe foresaw a dedicated scheduling application that could go beyond simple hourly scheduling to enable other functionality such as automatic shift swapping, vacation planning, reporting, time punches and human resource management -- all situations that were currently eating into valuable management time and hurting businesses bottom line. After thoroughly reviewing what solutions were already available and validating the idea with business owners themselves, Fyfe took his entrepreneurial and web development talents to quickly assemble a talented team to develop and bring ShiftPlanning to market less than a year later. Since then, ShiftPlanning has grown to be the top choice workforce software of franchises, small businesses, and large organizations in over 60 countries across the globe.
We are continually adapting ShiftPlanning to make it more intuitive and beneficial to our customers by developing features and functionality designed to provide further workforce management automation and flexibility (see our roadmap). However, while we aim to make our online employee scheduling software as easy-to-use as possible, sometimes employee schedulers can have complex needs. That's where our dedicated and experienced customer support comes in handy. ShiftPlanning's support is second to none and our customers appreciate that. Having knowledgeable staff around the clock means that our clients are always instantly satisfied.
We are committed not only to providing our clients with unrivaled support but also with security and reliability they can trust. ShiftPlanning is built on top of the latest web technologies and hosted in a state of the art data center in Fremont, California to make sure that we can scale to deliver the speed and up-time that our subscribers deserve. We have taken extensive measures at all levels to ensure that user data is safe within our system including: SSL security, encrypted user passwords, automatic timeout, hourly data backup and Admin control of employee settings. Lastly, to give you complete peace of mind, you can download your own account data at anytime.
Though U.S incorporated, ShiftPlanning is a distributed business with a global staff that connects using the latest software technologies to deliver high quality results (we practice what we preach). At our core is a group of talented entrepreneurs that believe in being quick on our feet to launch game-changing applications. While each of our members is accomplished in their respective field, we place the utmost importance on listening attentively to our clients and using their needs to mold the future of our business. It's the attention paid to detail and our customers that is winning us accounts and leading to unparalleled customer satisfaction and retention. You can find out more about our executive team and board of directors below: