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    “Build-A-Bear Workshop is so unique, because this is the only job I’ve had that truly treats you like family. They always do special things to make us feel appreciated and respected. For example, every Christmas they give us a special animal that is unavailable to the public. Also, one time a girl from another location lost her home and her nephew in the most terrible fire, we all came together as a team and raised money to help get them back on their feet. It’s such a great feeling to know your job truly cares about you,” says one millennial employee.


    “Working in many retail environments, I feel like opinions are always at least listened to here at Build-a-Bear. No one is too small to have a valued opinion,” explains another millennial.


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    Company Info

    Year founded
    HQ location
    St. Louis, MO
    Type of org
    # of work sites
    U.S. employees3,334
    Global employees4,216
    Web address

    Millennials in the Organization

    # of Millennials2,610
    Millennials as % of total workforce78%