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closed 6/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired Brand Amper

synopsis: The Muse, the beloved and trusted partner for companies looking to attract and retain the best talent, announced the acquisition of Brand Amper, a brand building tool that enables companies to collect data and actionable insights on their culture, values, and employee sentiment.
buyer: The Muse
The Muse helps people navigate their entire career journey. They offer expert advice alongside a job search experience that’s engaging. They help companies recruit top talent from a diverse pool of qualified candidates. "
target: Brand Amper
Brand Amper is a SaaS technology that engages employees and elevates their stories into the two things companies need for recruitment marketing success: content and insights.
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closed 4/30/2019 via PE Hub

Engage2Excel, acquired Rideau Recognition Solutions

synopsis: Engage2Excel Inc has acquired Rideau Inc, a Montréal-based integrated recognition platform that supports employee engagement and retention. The deal was backed by U.S. mid-market private equity firm Comvest Partners.Comvest acquired Engage2Excel, a Statesville, North Carolina-based provider of employee recognition solutions.
buyer parent: Comvest Partners
buyer: Engage2Excel
Engage2Excel (E2E) Group is a leading provider of employee recognition and engagement, sales incentives, talent acquisition and consumer loyalty solutions and services. Headquartered in Statesville, NC, E2E Group’s solutions focus on attracting, retaining, and engaging both employees and customers. "
target: Rideau Recognition Solutions
Rideau leverages their century of experience in the recognition industry to reinvent the human capital landscape with a true Return on Recognition. Rideau’s new approach to employee recognition is transforming the use of recognition analytical data.
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closed 4/14/2019 via PR Newswire

O.C. Tanner Company, acquired Kwench Global Technologies Private Limited

synopsis: O.C. Tanner, the global leader in employee recognition and workplace culture, has acquired Kwench, an India-based company that delivers cutting-edge, easy-to-use corporate recognition solutions. The Kwench Employee Engagement Platform allows companies to engage employees with social learning, recognition and collaboration features.
buyer: O.C. Tanner Company
O.C. Tanner is the global leader in software and services that improve workplace culture through meaningful employee experiences. Its Culture Cloud is a suite of apps and solutions, including recognition, service awards, wellbeing, leadership, and celebrations that help people thrive at work. "
target: Kwench Global Technologies Private Limited
Kwench is an India-based company that delivers cutting-edge, easy-to-use corporate recognition solutions. The Kwench Employee Engagement Platform allows companies to engage employees with social learning, recognition and collaboration features.
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closed 1/31/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Culture Amp, acquired Zugata

synopsis: Culture Amp, the Culture First employee feedback company, is acquiring award-winning performance management firm, Zugata. Zugata offers a mobile application that collects feedback, tracks skills, provides improvement tips, and recommends mentors.
buyer: Culture Amp
Culture Amp is the Culture First employee feedback company. By making it easy to collect, understand and act on employee feedback, they enable HR leaders to make better decisions, demonstrate impact, and turn company culture into a competitive edge. "
target: Zugata
Zugata, Inc. provides a mobile solution for employees to receive feedback from their employs. It offers Zugata, a mobile application that collects feedback, tracks skills, provides improvement tips, and recommends mentors.
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closed 7/19/2018 via BusinessWire

YouEarnedIt, acquired HighGround

synopsis: After receiving a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners, YouEarnedIt, the leading employee experience Human Resources SaaS technology, announced they are joining forces with HighGround, a leading real-time performance management and engagement provider, to revolutionize the Human Capital Management industry.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: YouEarnedIt
YouEarnedIt amplifies company culture through its employee experience platform that delivers engagement, retention, performance management, and improved business metrics. YouEarnedIt partners with more than 400 global organizations to build high-performance cultures and engaged workforces. "
target: HighGround
HighGround transforms the employee experience to optimize productivity. Their real-time performance management and engagement platform connects and aligns organizations through employee-driven goals, continuous check-in conversations, peer-to-peer feedback, social recognition and pulse surveys.
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closed 4/4/2018 via Company Description

BI WORLDWIDE, acquired Bunchball, Inc.

synopsis: BI WORLDWIDE (BIW), announced its acquisition of Bunchball, a market leader and innovator in gamification solutions. Bunchball Nitro was the first technology platform to integrate game mechanics into non-game digital experiences.
buyer: BI WORLDWIDE
BI Worldwide is a global engagement agency that uses the principles of behavioral economics to produce measurable by designing and delivering solutions that engage employees, channel partners and customers. "
target: Bunchball, Inc.
Bunchball combines behavioral economics, big data and gamification to inspire loyalty that lasts. Bunchball launched the gamification industry in 2007 with the introduction of Bunchball Nitro, the first technology platform to integrate game mechanics into non-game digital experiences.
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closed 4/4/2018 via Company Press Release

Lime Technologies AB, acquired Sparta Sales

synopsis: The CRM company Lime (previously Lundalogik) is acquiring the company Sparta from a renowned group of owners, including Johan Attby, founder of Fishbrain. Sparta was founded in 2013 and is a SaaS start-up helping organisations to motivate their employees over time and thus reach their full potential.
buyer parent: Monterro
buyer: Lime Technologies AB
Lime helps businesses all over the Nordics to become better at customer care. The company develops and sells digital products for ”Customer Relationship Management”, development and management of customer relationships. Lime was founded in 1990 and has 220 employees. "
target: Sparta Sales
Sparta was founded in 2013 and is a SaaS start-up helping organisations to motivate their employees over time and thus reach their full potential. With an office in Stockholm and 6 employees, Sparta develops software for gamification. Sparta is registered under the company name Hysminai AB.
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closed 11/29/2017 via PR Web

OutMatch, acquired Pomello

synopsis: OutMatch, a leader in delivering actionable predictive analytics to build world-class workforces, announced it has acquired Pomello, an analytics solution provider that helps companies understand and hire based on their unique CultureDNA™, and improve employee engagement.
buyer: OutMatch
OutMatch is transforming the world of work by helping companies hire, retain, and develop great talent. Outmatch delivers actionable workforce analytics that predict employee performance, so companies can hire the right people. "
target: Pomello
Pomello is an analytics solution provider that helps companies understand and hire based on their unique CultureDNA™, and improve employee engagement.
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closed 10/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Zest, acquired Backfeed

synopsis: Zest has acquired Backfeed, a monthly maintenance tool that has been praised by more than 10000 users. Backfeed is a tool that helps facilitate dialogue between employees. Employees and their bosses fill out forms to prepare for appraisal interviews.
buyer: Zest
ZestMeUp believes happier employees make better companies. That's why they created an unified tool to engage creativity and autonomy at work : Zest, an employee engagement software, the perfect tool for following the employees’ pulse and getting on-going anonymous feedback. "
target: Backfeed
Backfeed is a tool that helps facilitate dialogue between employees. Employees and their bosses fill out forms to prepare for appraisal interviews.
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closed 9/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Sodexo (FR), acquired Inspirus

synopsis: Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, announced it has acquired Inspirus, a 120-person strong engagement services company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. Inspirus helps companies cultivate best places to work by designing, implementing and managing employee recognition programs that strengthen employee engagement.
buyer: Sodexo (FR) (ENXTPA:SW:$25,309.37)
Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in organizational performance. Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over nearly 50 years of experience: from food services, reception, safety, maintenance and cleaning and more. "
target: Inspirus
Inspirus helps companies cultivate best places to work by designing, implementing and managing employee recognition programs that strengthen employee engagement, improve retention and motivate people to higher levels of performance.
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closed 10/3/2018 via PR Newswire

Upland Software, acquired Rant & Rave

synopsis: Upland Software, a leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, has acquired Rant & Rave, a leading provider of cloud-based customer engagement solutions in the UK. Rant & Rave's solutions enable users to capture, analyze, and act on real-time customer and employee feedback across multiple channels.
buyer: Upland Software (UPLD:$183.83)
Upland Software is a leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software. Their applications enables users to manage their projects, professional workforce and IT investments, automate document-intensive business processes and engage with their customers, prospects and community. "
target: Rant & Rave
Rant & Rave is a leading provider of cloud-based customer engagement solutions in the UK. Rant & Rave's solutions enable users to capture, analyze, and act on real-time customer and employee feedback across multiple channels including Short Message Service, mobile, email, web, and social media.
price ($mm)
$65
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$21
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$10
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6.8x
closed 12/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

HighGround, acquired Yoi Corporation

synopsis: HighGround, a transformational employee engagement platform provider, has acquired Yoi Corporation, a leader in predictive situational coachingi. Yoi’s cloud-based platform leverages advanced analytics to significantly accelerate an employee’s ramp to productivity.
buyer: HighGround
HighGround offers the first HR cloud platform designed for the employee to help companies build highly engaged and high-performing cultures through continuous feedback, ongoing employee development and real-time recognition. "
target: Yoi Corporation
Yoi is a SaaS platform leveraging advanced analytics to significantly accelerate an employee’s ramp to productivity, while boosting engagement and retention.
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closed 11/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Symphony Talent, acquired SmashFly Technologies

synopsis: Symphony Talent, the Employer Brand, and Candidate Experience solutions, announced that it has acquired SmashFly Technologies, the industry leader in enterprise recruitment marketing and candidate relationship management (CRM) technology. Smashfly has played an integral role in the growth of the recruitment marketing category.
buyer: Symphony Talent
Symphony Talent is redefining how employers and talent connect. By applying data-driven consumer marketing best practices to Talent Acquisition, they provide personalized engagement between an employer brand and candidates through smart technology and creative solutions. "
target: SmashFly Technologies
SmashFly Technologies is the industry leader in enterprise recruitment marketing and candidate relationship management (CRM) technology. As one of the first CRM platforms in the recruiting space, Smashfly has played an integral role in the growth of the recruitment marketing category.
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closed 9/4/2019 via PR Newswire

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired TimeClock Plus

synopsis: TimeClock Plus, an industry leading workforce management software provider, announced a majority investment from funds advised by Providence Equity Partners, a premier private equity firm that specializes in the media, communications, education and information industries.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a global asset management firm with approximately $40 billion in aggregate capital commitments. Providence pioneered a sector-focused approach to private equity investing with the vision that a dedicated team of industry experts could build exceptional companies of enduring value. "
target: TimeClock Plus
TimeClock Plus is an industry-leading workforce management software provider. TimeClock Plus delivers best-in-class time and attendance solutions. TimeClock Plus has helped thousands of organizations meet their complex timekeeping, employee scheduling, leave management, and other workforce needs.
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announced 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

Cegid SA, will acquire Meta4 Spain, S.A.

synopsis: France-based Cegid, a leader in management solutions for the fields of Accounting, Taxation, Payroll, and Human Resources will acquire Meta4, a Spanish software company specialising in cloud solutions. Meta4's cloud solutions provide HR professionals state-of-the-art technology with the best user experience for managing the complete employee cycle.
buyer: Cegid SA
France-based Cegid is a leader in the digital transformation of businesses, offering businesses and the public sector cloud services and management software. Cegid meets the financial, tax, and human resources management needs of companies and public bodies of all sizes. "
target: Meta4 Spain, S.A.
Madrid-based Meta4's cloud solutions provide HR professionals state-of-the-art technology with the best possible user experience for managing the complete employee cycle, from payroll and personnel administration through to global talent management.
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closed 4/3/2019 via BNC Analysis

PrismHR, acquired AgileHR

synopsis: PrismHR, the leading HR software platform for human resource outsourcing (HRO) service providers, has acquired AgileHR, a leading provider of cloud-based talent management software. AgileHR helps small-to-medium sized organizations recruit, onboard, and manage top talent.
buyer parent: Summit Partners
buyer: PrismHR
PrismHR creates exceptional software and services, empowering human resource outsourcing service providers such as Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) and Administrative Service Organizations (ASOs) to deliver world-class HR, benefits and payroll to small and medium-sized businesses. "
target: AgileHR
AgileHR is a provider of quality cloud-based talent management software. AgileHR helps small-to-medium sized organizations recruit, onboard, and manage top talent. They offer applicant tracking, employee onboarding, performance management, and employee management solutions.
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announced 2/20/2019 via BusinessWire

GetSwift, will acquire Scheduling+

synopsis: GetSwift, a leading provider of SaaS logistics technology, is to acquire Scheduling+, a SaaS platform that combines staff scheduling, task management, time and attendance recordkeeping, and payroll into one easy to use subscription-based cloud solution, which allows businesses of all sizes to reduce the amount of time spent on employee management.
buyer: GetSwift (ASX:GSW:$0.56)
GetSwift is a worldwide leader in delivery management automation. From enterprise to hyper-local, businesses across dozens of industries around the globe depend on their SaaS platform to bring visibility, accountability, efficiency and savings to their supply chain and “Last Mile" operations. "
target: Scheduling+
Scheduling+ is a SaaS platform that combines staff scheduling, task management, time and attendance recordkeeping, and payroll into one easy to use subscription-based cloud solution, which allows businesses of all sizes to reduce the amount of time spent on employee management.
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closed 7/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Reward Gateway, acquired Brand Integrity

synopsis: Reward Gateway, a London-based HR technology firm, has acquired Brand Integrity, an employee engagement software and consulting company that helps businesses build the right environment for employee engagement and drive measurable and sustainable culture change.
buyer parent: Great Hill Partners LLC
buyer: Reward Gateway
Reward Gateway helps more than 1,700 of the world's leading companies to attract, engage and retain their best people with an employee engagement platform that brings employee benefits, discounts and perks, reward and recognition, employee wellbeing and employee feedback into one unified hub. "
target: Brand Integrity
Brand Integrity is an employee engagement software and consulting company that helps businesses build the right environment for employee engagement and drive measurable and sustainable culture change.
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closed 3/22/2018 via Company Press Release

Mitrefinch Ltd., acquired Advance Systems

synopsis: Mitrefinch has acquired Advance Systems America, which has been a partner of Mitrefinch for 8 years, selling its time and attendance solutions to US-based businesses. Advance Systems provides robust and secure workforce management software helps leading global companies eliminate manual processes and achieve greater HR compliance.
buyer: Mitrefinch Ltd.
Mitrefinch is a leading provider of Intelligent Employee Management Solutions to medium-to-large organisations in both private and public sectors. Mitrefinch solutions help clients’ measure, analyse and manage employees'​ working time, and deploy human resources more efficiently. "
target: Advance Systems
Advance Systems ensures that businesses always have the right people in the right place, at the right time. Their robust and secure workforce management software helps leading global companies eliminate manual processes and achieve greater HR compliance.
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announced 2/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

Elmo Talent Management Software, will acquire Pivot Software Ltd

synopsis: Cloud-based HR software provider Pivot Software announced that they will be acquired by ELMO Software Limited, an ASX listed provider of cloud HR and payroll solutions. Pivot Software provides HR software solutions that enable organisations to improve the effectiveness of key processes like remuneration and performance management.
buyer: Elmo Talent Management Software (ASX:ELO:$18.95)
ELMO is the leading talent management software company in Australia and New Zealand. They provide innovative HR cloud technology to more than 800 organizations across the Asia Pacific region. ELMO offers a suite of integrated Talent Management Solutions and a comprehensive, editable Course Library. "
target: Pivot Software Ltd
Pivot Software provides human resource software solutions that enable organisations to improve the effectiveness of key processes like remuneration and performance management. They enable clients to improve their control over the complex and often emotional human resource processes.
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$6.89
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closed 6/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired Brand Amper

synopsis: The Muse, the beloved and trusted partner for companies looking to attract and retain the best talent, announced the acquisition of Brand Amper, a brand building tool that enables companies to collect data and actionable insights on their culture, values, and employee sentiment.
buyer: The Muse
The Muse helps people navigate their entire career journey. They offer expert advice alongside a job search experience that’s engaging. They help companies recruit top talent from a diverse pool of qualified candidates. "
target: Brand Amper
Brand Amper is a SaaS technology that engages employees and elevates their stories into the two things companies need for recruitment marketing success: content and insights.
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closed 11/7/2018 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired TalentShare

synopsis: The Muse, the go-to destination for the next gen workforce to research companies and careers, announced the acquisition of TalentShare, a San Francisco based HR tech company. TalentShare offers a platform that evaluates thousands of peer-vetted candidates to match them to the precise requirements of a business's open positions.
buyer: The Muse
The Muse helps people navigate their entire career journey. They offer expert advice alongside a job search experience that’s engaging. They help companies recruit top talent from a diverse pool of qualified candidates. "
target: TalentShare
TalentShare is a San Francisco based HR tech company. TalentShare offers a platform that evaluates thousands of peer-vetted candidates to match them to the precise requirements of a business's open positions.
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closed 6/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired Brand Amper

synopsis: The Muse, the beloved and trusted partner for companies looking to attract and retain the best talent, announced the acquisition of Brand Amper, a brand building tool that enables companies to collect data and actionable insights on their culture, values, and employee sentiment.
buyer: The Muse
The Muse helps people navigate their entire career journey. They offer expert advice alongside a job search experience that’s engaging. They help companies recruit top talent from a diverse pool of qualified candidates. "
target: Brand Amper
Brand Amper is a SaaS technology that engages employees and elevates their stories into the two things companies need for recruitment marketing success: content and insights.
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closed 7/11/2018 via BNC Analysis

VimVic, acquired Business Animals

synopsis: VimVic, a education and digital HR company, has acquired Business Animals, a company that specializes in modern business. Business Animals started out as a social networking business and now it brings merchants and proven profiles. Companies can offer the production of presentation formats that serve as HR marketing tools and help build a business.
buyer: VimVic
Based in Czechia, VimVic is engaged in education and digital HR. They work on online courses along with company profiles and employer ratings to help users learn about corporate culture and the experiences of others. "
target: Business Animals
Based in Czechia, Business Animals specializes in modern business. Business Animals started out as a social networking business, and now it brings merchants and proven profiles. Companies can offer the production of presentation formats that serve as HR marketing tools and help build a business.
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closed 6/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd., acquired Glassdoor, Inc.

synopsis: Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese-based HR company, announced it has completed its acquisition of Glassdoor, a leading job and recruiting company well known for providing greater workplace transparency. Glassdoor helps people find the latest jobs combined with insights into jobs and companies.
buyer: Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd. (TSE:6098:$21,439.16)
Founded in 1960, the Recruit Group started as a business focused on recruitment advertising that targeted university students. In April 2016, they organized into three new strategic business units (SBU): Global Online HR, Media & Solutions, and Global Staffing. "
target: Glassdoor, Inc.
Glassdoor is the world's most transparent jobs and recruiting marketplace that is changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent. Glassdoor combines job listings with anonymous reviews, ratings and salary data to help people find a job and company they love.
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$1,200
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closed 2/20/2018 via Reuters

Adecco Group, acquired Vettery

synopsis: Staffing company Adecco bought U.S.-based online recruitment platform Vettery to increase its footprint in the digital permanent recruitment market. Vettery, founded in New York in 2014, connects over 4,000 employers with candidates in IT, sales and finance.
buyer: Adecco Group (SWX:ADEN:$25,983.48)
The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world’s leading provider of HR solutions. Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting around 700,000 associates with their clients every day. "
target: Vettery
Vettery, founded in New York in 2014, connects over 4,000 employers with candidates in IT, sales and finance thanks to a proprietary technology that reduces time to hire and improves the quality of matches.
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announced 1/31/2018 via PR Newswire

Quess Corp Limited, will purchase APAC Business from Monster Worldwide, Inc.

synopsis: Quess Corp Limited, India's leading integrated business services provider, will acquire Monster Worldwide's APAC business. Monster Worldwide is a global leader in connecting people and jobs. They help individuals find better jobs, and employers find the best talent. The deal includes Monster's business in India, South East Asia and the Middle East.
buyer parent: Thomascook.in
buyer: Quess Corp Limited (BSE:539978:$918.70)
Quess Corp Limited, established in 2007, is India's leading integrated business services provider. Quess serves over 1700+ customers across 4 segments namely, Global Technology Solutions, People & Services, Integrated Facility Management and Industrials. "
seller parent: Randstad Holding NV
seller: Monster Worldwide, Inc. (MWW:$634.99)
Monster Worldwide's APAC business includes Monster's business in India, South East Asia and the Middle East. Monster Worldwide is a global leader in connecting people and jobs. Monster has helped individuals find better jobs, and employers find the best talent.
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closed 8/3/2017 via PR Newswire

Vaco, acquired Lannick

synopsis: Vaco, a leading talent acquisition and consulting firm focusing in the areas of accounting, finance, IT, administration and executive search has acquired Lannick, a Toronto-based premier professional recruitment and consulting firm.
buyer parent: Quad-C Management, Inc.
buyer: Vaco
Vaco offers consulting, contract and direct hire solutions in the areas of accounting, finance, technology, healthcare, operations and general administration. "
target: Lannick
Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1985, Lannick provides best-in-class finance, accounting and technology professionals at all roles and levels.
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closed 10/5/2016 via Company Press Release

Staffbay merged with Frontline Recruitment,

synopsis: Frontline Recruitment has expanded its offering to growing businesses and jobseekers by bringing free-to-use website staffbay.com into its company. Previously, staffbay.com was a standalone company. Now, Frontline will expand further as it moves to become the fastest-growing “one-stop shop” for recruitment.
buyer: Frontline Recruitment
Frontline Recruitment’s service is designed to ensure clients the absolute confidence in recruitment and selection procedures. Candidates go through a thorough selection process, so that employers can be confident that only the candidates who meet their exact needs will be supplied. "
target: Staffbay
Staffbay matches the best candidates and the best employers. Staffbay is the world's most dynamic recruitment website and it's FREE to use. Their product is set to speed up the world's recruitment process and bring employers and candidates together.
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closed 9/8/2016 via Market Wire

Glassdoor, Inc., acquired Love Mondays

synopsis: Glassdoor, Inc., the transparent jobs and recruiting marketplace, announced the acquisition of Love Mondays, a fast-growing employer review, salary data and jobs site in Brazil. The site provides worker insights about Brazilian workplaces through company reviews, ratings and salary content, and job listings for more than 75,000 employers.
buyer: Glassdoor, Inc.
Glassdoor is the world's most transparent jobs and recruiting marketplace that is changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent. Glassdoor combines job listings with anonymous reviews, ratings and salary data to help people find a job and company they love. "
target: Love Mondays
Love Mondays is the leading employer reviews, salary data and jobs site in Brazil. With over 75,000 employers reviewed on the platform, Love Mondays helps over 1 million people every month to make informed career decisions.
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closed 10/31/2016 via PR Newswire

Randstad Holding NV, acquired Monster Worldwide, Inc.

synopsis: Randstad Holding nv, a leading human resources services provider, and Monster Worldwide, Inc., a global leader in connecting jobs and people, announced it has successfully completed its tender offer for Randstad to acquire Monster. Monster will continue operating as a separate and independent entity under the Monster name.
buyer: Randstad Holding NV (ENXTAM:RAND:$26,480.35)
Randstad specializes in solutions in the field of flexible work and human resources services. Their services range from regular temporary staffing and permanent placements to Inhouse, Professionals, Search & Selection, outplacement, and HR Solutions. "
target: Monster Worldwide, Inc. (MWW:$634.99)
Monster Worldwide, Inc. is a global leader in connecting people to jobs, wherever they are. The company offers services in more than 40 countries, providing some of the broadest, most sophisticated job seeking, career management, recruitment and talent management capabilities.
price ($mm)
$429
rev ($mm)
$652
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$93
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4.6x
closed 12/16/2013 via PR Web

JobsInLogistics.com, acquired NetTemps.com

synopsis: JobsInLogistics.com, Inc. announced the acquisition of the job board, NetTemps.com. Net-Temps is an internet job board (a jobs website) and offers free job searching for jobseekers. Their customers are staffing companies and use the Net-Temps website to post their job openings.
buyer: JobsInLogistics.com
JobsInLogistics.com is an online career and recruiting job board for the logistics, supply chain, transportation and distribution professions. JobsInLogistics.com Inc. operates JobsInLogistics.com, AllRetailJobs.com, JobsInTrucks.com, FleetJobs.com, and JobsInManufacturing.com. "
target: NetTemps.com
With its job distribution network to more than 20,000 employment related sites, NetTemps.com attracts a vast quantity of management, hourly, temporary and part-time candidates with a wide variety of skills in supply chain, transportation, manufacturing, retail, sales, accounting and administration.
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closed 2/6/2013 via BNC Analysis

IrishJobs.ie, acquired ChinaHR.com

synopsis: Monster, one of the largest employment websites in the world, has sold the unsettled jobs listing website ChinaHR to IrishJobs.ie. Saongroup operates an online jobs listing service in 30 countries, including China, through the IrishJobs.ie website.
buyer parent: Saongroup
buyer: IrishJobs.ie
With over half a million users each month, IrishJobs.ie, is Ireland's no.1 recruitment website. They are trusted and used by over 900 of Ireland's top businesses. They bring job seekers and employers together. "
target parent: Monster Worldwide, Inc.
target: ChinaHR.com
China HR.com is one of the leading and most widely recognized online recruitment Web sites in China. ChinaHR provides online recruiting, campus recruiting and human resources value-added services.
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closed 10/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Monster Worldwide, Inc., acquired ChinaHR.com Holdings, Ltd.

synopsis: Monster Worldwide, Inc., the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, announced that it has completed its acquisition of ChinaHR, creating a leading force in online recruitment in China and across Asia.
buyer: Monster Worldwide, Inc. (MWW:$634.99)
Monster Worldwide, Inc. parent company of Monster(R), the online employment solution, strives to bring people together to advance their lives. Monster works for everyone by connecting employers with quality job seekers at all levels and by providing personalized career advice to consumers globally. "
target: ChinaHR.com Holdings, Ltd.
China HR.com Holdings Ltd is the owner of ChinaHR.com(R), one of the leading and most widely recognized online recruitment Web sites in China. ChinaHR provides online recruiting, campus recruiting and human resources value-added services.
price ($mm)
$133*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

InstantJob merged with Gofer,

synopsis: InstantJob, a company that develops a web platform that connects job candidates through a mobile application, has merged with Gofer, a company that develops an application for job seekers and recruiters in the hotel and catering sector. Both companies are based in Paris, France.
buyer: Gofer
Gofer SAS develops an application for job seekers and recruiters in the hotel and catering sector. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in Paris, France. "
target: InstantJob
InstantJob SAS develops a web platform that connects job candidates through a mobile application. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Paris, France. Employers can search for job candidates, schedule interviews, create invoices and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 7/21/2017 via Reuters

Open-Career, Inc., will purchase Switch Business from Net Marketing Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Open-Career, Inc., an online job recruitment platform that helps users that are looking to find or change jobs, will acquire Switch from Net Marketing, a provider of affiliate advertising services. Switch is a mobile app that utilizes Facebook to help users find jobs. Users input information into the app and wait for an employer to contact them.
buyer parent: i-mobile Co., Ltd.
buyer: Open-Career, Inc.
Established in 2014, Open-Career is an online job recruitment platform that helps users that are looking to find or change jobs. The platform helps users reach various businesses such as Sega Games, Comico, Supership, Axel Mark, CyberAgent, and more. "
seller: Net Marketing Co., Ltd. (JASDAQ:6175:$79.05)
The Switch mobile app is a job matching service that utilizes Facebook to help users find jobs. All users need to do is provide the necessary information and wait for an employer to contact them. Net Marketing Co.,Ltd. provides affiliate advertising services to various businesses.
price ($mm)
$0.27
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Info Edge, will acquire iimjobs.com

synopsis: Info Edge, the operator of jobs site Naukri.com and real estate portal 99acres.com, has agreed to acquire Highorbit Careers Pvt. Ltd, the company behind jobs portal iimjobs.com. iimjobs.com is focused on middle- to senior-level hiring in fields such as finance, consulting, business process outsourcing, technology, and sales and marketing.
buyer: Info Edge (BSE:532777:$165.95)
Info Edge is India’s premier online classifieds company. Starting with a classified recruitment online business, naukri.com, Info Edge has grown and diversified rapidly. Info Edge is India’s premier online classifieds company in recruitment, matrimony, real estate, education and related services. "
target: iimjobs.com
iimjobs.com is an exclusive online recruitment platform for middle and senior management positions in India. With over one million registered professionals, iimjobs.com focuses on providing premium job opportunities and an enhanced job seeking experience.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/7/2012 via Market Wire

CallidusCloud, acquired 6FigureJobs

synopsis: Callidus Software Inc., the leader in sales effectiveness and cloud computing, announced its acquisition of a premier executive career community and job board, 6FigureJobs. 6FigureJobs provides job postings from leading Fortune 1000 companies and executive search firms, including C-level, VP, Director and Senior Manager jobs.
buyer: CallidusCloud (CALD:$239.66)
Callidus Software Inc., dba CallidusCloud, is the market and technology leader in sales effectiveness and cloud computing. CallidusCloud's customers gain a competitive advantage by maximizing sales cost efficiencies and driving improvements in sales effectiveness. "
target: 6FigureJobs
6FigureJobs.com Inc. is a premier executive career community & job board that offers relevant online job search resources and content for $100K+ job seekers and recruiters. 6FigureJobs allows employers and recruiters to post their six figure job opportunities, search for resumes, and more.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 4/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

Info Edge, acquired AmbitionBox

synopsis: Info Edge, India’s premier online classifieds company, has acquired AmbitionBox, a company that currently helps people with their job interview preparation and provides access to in-depth authentic information about a company.
buyer: Info Edge (BSE:532777:$165.95)
Starting with a classified recruitment online business, naukri.com, Info Edge has grown and diversified rapidly. Info Edge is India’s premier online classifieds company in recruitment, matrimony, real estate, education and related services. "
target: AmbitionBox
Ambitionbox.com currently helps people with their Job-Interview Preparation and provides access to in-depth authentic information about a company. They are based in Noida, India.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/8/2013 via BNC Analysis

XING AG, acquired kununu GmbH

synopsis: Xing – the German equivalent of LinkedIn – has acquired employer-rating and job listing platform Kununu. Kununu lets current and former employees anonymously rate their employers, and also provides job listings. It services German-speaking countries from its base in Vienna, and claims about three million page impressions per month.
buyer: XING AG (XTRA:O1BC:$262.50)
XING AG engages in the operation of a professional networking website. Its Internet-based platform provides members the opportunity of establishing new contacts, maintain existing contacts, extend their operations to new markets, and exchange opinions and information. "
target: kununu GmbH
kununu GmbH operates an online platform for employer reviews in German-speaking countries. The platform provides employees, former employees, trainees and interns the opportunity to rate their employer in various categories such as working environment, promotion opportunities, and salary.
price ($mm)
$4.70
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

StepStone GmbH, will acquire Universum AB

synopsis: StepStone, the Germany-based group of global job boards, will acquire Swedish employer branding site Universum, announced Axel Springer SE, StepStone’s parent company. Universum delivers the critical talent market insights, winning brand strategies and compelling, story-led communication organizations need to compete effectively for the talent.
buyer parent: Axel Springer SE
buyer: StepStone GmbH
StepStone is the number one job board in Germany. If on the job hunt or looking for career opportunities, StepStone is the right place to go on the web. Recruiting companies from all over Germany place their job offers on StepStone. "
target: Universum AB
Universum delivers the critical talent market insights, winning brand strategies and compelling, story-led communication organizations need to compete more effectively for the talent. Universum delivers a full range of services in research, strategic consulting and communication solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/5/2014 via BNC Analysis

1000jobboersen.de merged with Softgarden,

synopsis: Softgarden, which provides web-based recruiting software to handle the entire recruitment process, is joining forces with 1000jobboersen.de, a job ad media planning service. The new entity, softgarden E-Recruiting, claims to be Europe’s largest Recruiting-as-a-Service provider, with more than 5,000 clients.
buyer: Softgarden
softgarden offers an e-recruiting software which enables recruiters and hiring managers to manage the recruiting within their company easily. It covers the entire recruitment process including posting jobs, managing candidates and making the right hire. "
target: 1000jobboersen.de
1000jobboersen.de is a job ad media planning service. It allows companies to access to over 1000 job portals and social media channels to advertise their open positions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 4/18/2012 via PR Newswire

CareerBuilder, Inc., acquired CEVIU

synopsis: CareerBuilder is making a much-anticipated move into the South American market with the acquisition of CEVIU.com.br, the leading information technology job board in Brazil. CEVIU features the most IT job listings in the country.
buyer parent: Gannett Co., Inc.
buyer: CareerBuilder, Inc.
CareerBuilder is the global leader in human capital solutions, helping companies target and attract their most important asset - their people. Its online career site, CareerBuilder.com®, is the largest in the United States, with more than 24 million visitors, 1 million jobs and 45 million resumes. "
target: CEVIU
CEVIU is the largest IT job site in Brazil, working as a bridge through which 260,000 professionals and over 11,000 companies connect through solutions that attract more than 270,000 unique visitors per month.
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