Branch Selects Tampa for Continued Expansion

March 29, 2022

Leading workforce payments platform opens first office outside of Minneapolis headquarters

Tampa, Fla. (March 29, 2022) – Branch, the leading workforce payments platform helping companies accelerate payments and empower working Americans, today announced the opening of a new office in Tampa, FL. As the first office outside of the company’s headquarters in Minneapolis, the new location will add a Southeast presence to the company’s nationwide expansion.

With over 120 employees located across the country, Branch has already made several strategic hires in the area and is actively recruiting for positions in sales, engineering, marketing, and customer support to join the Tampa office and remotely. Based in the Historic Ybor district of Tampa, the second office will focus on fostering and developing new sales talent. Andrew Johnson, Vice President of Revenue at Branch, will oversee the office.

“Along with its proximity to current and prospective partners, Tampa offers a thriving business and technology community with incredible sales talent and opportunities,” said Johnson. “We’re thrilled to continue Branch’s rapid expansion in a region committed to growth and innovation.”

Founded in 2015, Branch offers enterprises a faster, free solution to deliver on-demand payments and empower their employees and contractors with tools including digital payouts of tips, wages, and off-cycle payments, earned wage access, fee-free banking, paycard alternative, and rewards. The company recently announced the closing of a $75 million Series C funding round. Branch has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in North America by Deloitte and partners with companies such as Uber Freight, Kelly, and Rippling.

“Tampa has become a magnet for innovative, tech companies, and we’re thrilled to welcome Branch to America’s friendliest community, “ said Tampa Mayor Jane Castor. “Booming Tampa is a perfect fit for a fast-growing, mission-driven company to continue its momentum,”

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About Branch

Branch is the leading workforce payments platform that partners with businesses to accelerate payments and empower working Americans. Businesses turn to Branch for a more cost-effective, faster way to pay workers and reduce the costs of paper checks and paycards. Employees and independent contractors that sign up with Branch can receive a zero-fee bank account, free instant access to earned wages, rewards, and personal finance tools to help them manage their cash flow between paychecks. The company partners with some of the nation’s leading payroll and workforce technologies to support businesses in retail, restaurant, trucking/logistics, last-mile delivery, manufacturing, and healthcare. Branch has been honored with a Webby Award — Best Financial Services, Fintech Breakthrough Award, Gartner Eye on Innovation: Financial Services, Star Tribune’s Top Workplaces in Minnesota, and Great Place to Work Certification. To learn more, visit and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.