Fishbowl Solutions Recognized by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as a 2017 Best Places to Work Honoree

2017 Recognition is the Third for the Company after having been an Honoree in 2011 and 2012


News Facts

Fishbowl Solutions, a consulting services and software development company specializing in solutions for Oracle WebCenter, the Oracle Cloud, Parametric Technology Corporation’s (PTC) Windchill and Creo software products, Google Search, and Mindbreeze Inspire, was announced as an honoree of the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal Best Places to Work for 2017 in the small company category – 25 to 49 Minnesota employees.

President and founder Tim Gruidl credits a strong culture guided by the company’s core values of customer first, ambition, intellectual ability, teamwork and continuous learning, as one reason the company was recognized in 2017. These values have helped ensure the company’s mission to “help companies solve costly and frustrating knowledge sharing problems” remains the goal, and in accomplishing this enables employees to have challenging yet rewarding career experiences.

There were 71 Best Places to Work company and individual honorees, and Fishbowl Solutions will celebrate with them at an awards ceremony at the Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel on Thursday, August 17th. Specific rankings for each size category will be announced at the event as well.

Fishbowl Solutions and their fellow 2017 honorees will also be featured in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal August 18 Best Places to Work publication. This publication will include more about how Fishbowl creates and sustains an award-winning workplace.

Supporting Quote

“Being a Best Places to Work honoree is really a testament to the great people employed at Fishbowl Solutions,” said Tim Gruidl, president of Fishbowl Solutions. “Fishbowl employees are curious, driven and demonstrate their desire to continually learn and explore new ideas. We provide them the resources they need to grow in their careers and develop their strengths, while ensuring they have some fun along the way. Regardless of where they are at in their careers, Fishbowl employees have the opportunity to do meaningful work by helping customers solve their business challenges.”

Additional Resources

About Fishbowl Solutions

Fishbowl Solutions was founded in 1999. Their areas of expertise include Oracle WebCenter, PTC’s Product Development System (PDS), and enterprise search solutions using Mindbreeze Inspire and Google Search. Fishbowl Solutions is an Oracle Gold Partner, specialized in Oracle WebCenter, an Oracle Cloud Standard Partner, a Google for Work Premier Partner, a Mindbreeze Partner, and a gold member of the PTC PartnerAdvantage program.

Fishbowl Solutions provides a competitive advantage in the market due to its own suite of add-on software solutions that work with the Oracle WebCenter, PTC PDS, Mindbreeze, and Google Search to enhance their functionality and help customers do more with the resources and systems they have.


Oracle, Google, PTC, and Mindbreeze are registered trademarks of the companies and/or their affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact Info

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Phone: (952) 465-3420