Our weekly recap of fundings, mergers & acquisition, partnership and other interesting news from the human resource, recruitment and employee benefits marketplace.
*This week’s fundings: $155M+
- VNDLY, Inc., a Cloud-based Work Management System (WMS) Powering the Gig Economy, Raises 11 Million in Series A Funding
- Work Communications Company Threads Launches from Stealth with $10.5 Million Series A
- Career Pathing Platform for Women Landit Raises $13M in Series A Funding
- Eden Health, a Primary Care and Insurance Navigation Company for Employers, Raises $10M in Series A Funding
- Sapling, an employee management and on-boarding platform, lands $4 million in seed funding
- Fintech Company Planixs Raises £3.5M from BGF analytical, forecasting and modelling software solutions
- Coding School Codecool Raises €3.5M in Series B Funding
- Employee Retention Tool ShiftOne Raises $2.6M in Seed Follow On
- Claro Workforce Analytics Aims To Accelerate Growth With New Funding
- Project Management Academy Acquires Watermark Learning to Expand Its Portfolio of Courses for Project Managers and Their Organization
- Aquiline Capital Partners Announces Agreement to Acquire Relation Insurance Services
- TransForce, Inc., a Member of the TransForce Group Acquires USA Drivers, a Leading Regional Staffing Agency for Transportation
- SAP HR/Payroll specialist EPI-USE Acquires Equity Stake in BI Brainz
- Alight Solutions acquires Carlson Management Consulting, a leading deployment provider of cloud-based financials
- Alight to acquire Workday and Cornerstone OnDemand Business from Wipro
- SaaS Technology Company Instructure Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Student Success Network Portfolium
- Hospitality Staffing Solutions Announces Acquisition of FoodStaff
- Forge Technologies Announces Acquisition of ShiftMe
- OneDigital Partners with Total Brain to Help Optimize Brain Capacities and Manage Risk Associated with Mental Health
- ZayZoon Partners With Execupay to Offer Employees Access to Wages On-Demand
- Koehler Bright Star And LineDrive Form Alliance To Focus On Worker Safety
- TrenData Announces Strategic Partnership with Impact Workforce Technology
- Accurate Background Announces Integration Partnership with Fountain Hiring Software
- AGS Partner HiringSolved Named One of Fast Company’s Most Innovative AI Companies for 2019
- BountyJobs and Choice Screening Announce Strategic Partnership
- Talent Path Announces Partnership with Credly
- EaseCentral Announces Partnership with Guardian to Simplify Voluntary Benefits Enrollment for Employers and Employees
- Network of Executive Women Partners with The Mom Project to Enable More Companies to Retain Women
- Talent Plus, Inc. (R) Welcomes Steve Bonner to its Board of Directors
- Caliper Selected as an Assessment and Evaluation Top 20 Company by the Training Industry Second Year in a Row
- EBI Wins in 2019 Stevie® Awards for Sales and Customer Service
- Strong Diversity and Inclusion Workplace Cultures Are Still Not the Norm Today According to New Study by HR.com’s Research Institute
Week in Review – Popular Content
With fitness trackers in the workplace, bosses can monitor your every step — and possibly more (Washington Post)
Wayne Gono, 65, is the visionary/chief networking officer of Regal Plastics in Texas, a fabrication business that uses wearable fitness trackers to help push employees to be healthier.
Tags: Employee wellness, Fitness trackers
A New Benefit: Some Companies Help Workers Pay Down Student Loans (NPR)
Student loan debt has not only become more common, but the size of the average loan has nearly doubled over the past decade or so. Collectively, Americans carry more than $1.5 trillion in student loan debt.
Tags: Benefits, Employee Retention
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