JustAnswer Employees in Ukraine immediately volunteered to join Ukraine’s military in defending the nation against Russian forces. CEO Andy Kurtzig said that their people want to fight for their freedom. And they’re willing to die for their country.
JustAnswer, an online question-and-answer service, has over 200 Employees in Ukraine. Four of those have already volunteered to fight, while another with prior medical experience has already tracked east to help out as a paramedic. Kurtzig said people in Ukraine have been fighting for their freedom for hundreds of years and have made significant progress within the last three decades.
If Employees are drafted, Kurtzig said the company would continue to pay 50% of their salaries on top of the wages they will get from the military.The company is getting support from its from all over the world, donating to Ukrainian causes, all of which are medical and military-oriented. The company is planning on matching all Employees donations that come in. Kurtzig is also dipping into his funds to match contributions on top of that.