• Jobvite raises $200M+ and acquires three recruitment startups to expand its platform play

    6 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Jobvite , the company that was once an early mover in leveraging social networks to help source job opportunities and find interesting candidates for openings, is today announcing two big moves to double down on its ambition to build a bigger platform for recruitment and applicant tracking.
    The company has picked up an investment of over $200 million, and it will be using the money to acquire three smaller companies focusing on different aspects of the recruitment process: Talemetry (which specializes in recruitment marketing); RolePoint (for employee referrals and in-company moves); and...
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  • Bevy acquires community-focused networking company CMX

    6 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Bevy announced today that it has acquired CMX , which it describes as “the world's largest community for community professionals.”
    In other words, CMX is trying to connect and support the people whose job is to build communities around their companies. To do that, it organizes the CMX Summit and also offers membership to a private network called CMX Pro.
    Bevy, meanwhile, has built software for companies to manage community events. In fact, the company was created by the organizers of Startup Grind , who said they initially built Bevy because of the challenge involved in managing all the...
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