We're the connective tissue between apps.

Founded 2014
16-50 employees
  • Consumer Mobile
  • Headquarters address
    East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA

    What We Do

    Button connects apps. More and more, we’re using apps to facilitate real world actions. Our smartphones are becoming bridges between our personal wants and needs and the physical world. Button is connecting the growing app economy to help users discover their next action, and help mobile businesses grow. Our Contextual Commerce technology surfaces relevant Buttons that drive real-world actions. This is the future of commerce and, with Buttons, our partners are making it a reality.

    Life at Button

    Button is changing how millions of people interact with their favorite services every day. We've created a culture and environment that fosters learning and empowers everybody to make great impact. In the spirit of continual learning, we host Speaker Series, Lunch and Learns, Open Dev Days, and monthly retrospectives to constantly learn and improve together. And in the spirit of collaboration we drink coffee, attend concerts, host spontaneous dance parties, constantly write on walls, and have a ton of fun all while building world class products. We've also been recognized as The #1 Best Place to Work by Crain's!

    Our Core Values

    Be an Entrepreneur and Never Settle

    Do the small things. No task should be below you. Swing above your weight class. Expect success and prepare for it. Anything is possible.

    Provide Omotenashi

    Predict what your partners, guests, candidates will want before they do - and give it to them. Authentically provide the best service experience you can dream of.

    Deliver Excellence

    Whether your product is a presentation, a design, a budget, a process, or our technology - deliver something you’re proud of.

    Grow Individually and Organizationally

    Button is a journey designed to improve us as professionals and as people. To do this as people and as an organization, we must always be committed to improving.

    Speak Boldly and Honestly

    The tough conversations, when held productively, are the ones we grow from. Speak your mind, share opinions. Also, never hold resentment or speak ill of fellow Buttonians.

    Tech stack

    Python, Javascript, Go, Node.js, React, MySQL, iOS, Android


    Health and wellness

    Insurance (Health)
    Insurance (Dental)
    Insurance (Vision)
    Insurance (Life)
    Insurance (Disability)

    Values and quality of life

    Catered meals
    Button - The Inaugural Button Selfie Soiree.
    Button - Summer days on the rooftop.
    Button - Our newly remodeled Penthouse! Yes, we have reclaimed wood standing desks.
    Button - Cantina: where we feast!
    Button - Conference Room / Ping Pong Court
    Button - We love our team & interns!
    Button - Button Team at the ballpark.
    Button - Sag Harbor Retreat Summer 2015
    Button - Our team was voted as The #1 Best Place to Work in NYC!