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closed 7/14/2021 via PR Web

WayUp merged with Yello,

synopsis: WayUp, the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads, has merged with Yello, the leader in early talent and campus recruitment. The combination of these industry-leading solutions will help recruiters power up their diversity candidate pool for physical and virtual recruiting.
buyer: Yello
Yello’s early talent acquisition platform allows the world’s leading brands to deliver personalized candidate experiences, resulting in quality hires and faster fills. As the thought leader in campus recruitment, Yello provides services to companies of all sizes in over 150 countries. "
target: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college.
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closed 6/16/2021 via BNC Analysis

Liquid Friday Ltd., acquired Stride Talent

synopsis: Liquid Friday, a provider of umbrella and contract support services in the UK, has acquired Stride, a job search platform in the UK that connects graduates to jobs at fast-growing startups. Stride helps graduates to be discovered by ambitious companies and get hand-picked for jobs based on their passion and skill.
buyer: Liquid Friday Ltd.
Liquid Friday is a provider of umbrella and contract support services in the UK. Liquid Friday aims to make life easier, safer and more rewarding for contractors. The company offers workers with a wide range of specialist skills for temporary assignments and projects. "
target: Stride Talent
Stride is a job search platform in the UK that connects graduates to jobs at fast-growing startups. Stride helps graduates to be discovered by ambitious companies and get hand-picked for jobs based on their passion and skill.
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closed 7/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Stone & Chalk, acquired Ribit

synopsis: Stone & Chalk, a not-for-profit technology incubator and impact network in Australia, has acquired Ribit from Data61, Australia’s leading digital research powerhouse. Ribit is a digital student job and internship matching platform in Australia. Ribit connects students with digital, STEM, research and business skills to innovative companies.
buyer: Stone & Chalk
Stone & Chalk is a not-for-profit technology incubator and impact network in Australia. Stone & Chalk has a proven track record in developing successful growth and support frameworks for emerging tech sectors. They nurture those who are seeking to solve the world's most pressing challenges. "
target parent: CSIRO
target: Ribit
Ribit is a digital student job and internship matching platform in Australia. Ribit connects students with digital, STEM, research and business skills to innovative companies. They offer students flexible options for casual, part-time, and full time jobs, as well as internships and projects.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

SEEK Ltd., acquired Gradconnection

synopsis: Online jobs classifieds and services business SEEK has acquired graduate job marketplace GradConnection in a move to target young jobseekers finishing up their education. GradConnection connects university graduates with top employers since being founded in 2008.
buyer: SEEK Ltd. (SKLTF.PK:$936.33)
SEEK can help you achieve your career goals. We are Australia's most popular choice for advertisers searching for the right candidate, and job seekers looking for the right job. SEEK is owned and operated in Australia and also has offices across New Zealand and the UK. "
target: Gradconnection
GradConnection connects university graduates with top employers since being founded in 2008. GradConnection is one of the most successful graduate recruitment sites across Australia, South Africa, U.K., U.S., and Asia.
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closed 12/20/2018 via PR Newswire

Capp & Co. Limited, acquired Koru

synopsis: Capp & Co., a leader in strength-based talent assessment, announces that it has completed its acquisition of Koru Careers, Inc.'s predictive hiring business. With Koru's assessment of the Koru7™ Impact Skills and its predictive hiring platform, Capp is now able to assess a wider range of work-related strengths and predict the fit of job applicants.
buyer: Capp & Co. Limited
Capp & Co. designs new and better ways of assessing people. At the heart of their product offering is their 'Strengths' methodology' developed by their CEO Alex Linley, an expert in the field of Positive Psychology. Capp works with clients across the entire candidate and employee life cycle. "
target: Koru
Koru is the leader in predictive hiring based on what really drives performance. Based on the Koru7™Impact Skills and using its predictive hiring platform, Koru identifies the predictors of performance and develops models to assess fit of applicants in jobs.
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closed 8/7/2018 via BusinessWire

Symplicity Corporation, acquired Contratanet

synopsis: Symplicity Corporation, a provider of SaaS-based solutions for colleges and graduate school programs, has acquired Contratanet, a network of career portals for jobs and internships in Brazil. Contratanet connects higher education institutions, companies, candidates and portal partners to bring together quality opportunities and professionals.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Symplicity Corporation
Symplicity sells SaaS-based solutions to over 1,200 colleges and graduate school programs that help manage all aspects of a student’s life on campus, including career services, academics, behavioral intervention, and student conduct. "
target: Contratanet
Contratanet is the largest integrated network of job portals for jobs and internships in Brazil. Their technology connects higher education institutions, companies, candidates and portal partners to bring together quality opportunities and professionals.
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closed 5/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

AlmaMapper, acquired VibrantMinds Technologies

synopsis: Ahmedabad-based AlmaMapper, a free utility platform that connects teachers, campuses and students, has acquired VibrantMinds Technologies, a company that operates a recruitment platform which helps employers and candidates to connect with each other. They provide services such as campus hiring, talent evaluation, and resume building.
buyer: AlmaMapper
Ahmedabad-based AlmaMapper is a free utility platform that connects teachers, campuses and students. The utilities it provides include discovery of campuses, alumni, notes, courses, events, jobs and internships to more than 800,000 students registered on the platform. "
target: VibrantMinds Technologies
VibrantMinds Technologies operates a recruitment platform which helps employers and candidates to connect with each other. They provide services such as campus hiring, talent evaluation, and resume building. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Pune, India.
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announced 2/17/2017 via PR Newswire

WayUp, will acquire LookSharp

synopsis: WayUp and Looksharp announced a definitive agreement for WayUp to acquire Looksharp. The acquisition will create the most advanced job marketplace that will help every college student and recent grad find the right job or internship. LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent.
buyer: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in September 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college. "
target: LookSharp
LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent. LookSharp allows employers to access in-depth college hiring resources, post internships and entry-level jobs, and search the online profiles of over half a million students to find the best talent.
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closed 12/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

Aspiring Minds, acquired LetsIntern Career Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Gurgaon-based skills assessment company Aspiring Minds has acquired LetsIntern.com, a web and mobile platform to discover internships. The LetsIntern platform, run by Letsintern Career Solutions Pvt Ltd, has a network of 4 million students and more than 22,000 organisations.
buyer: Aspiring Minds
Aspiring Minds offers employability assessments, connecting talent, talent benchmarking and analytics to information technology, small & medium enterprises, hospitality, banking, financial services and insurance, knowledge process outsourcing and information technology enabled services. "
target: LetsIntern Career Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Founded in 2010, LetsIntern is a web and mobile platform where all forms of student opportunities (Internships, Virtual Internships, Brand Evangelists, Volunteer Opportunities, Tasks and Full time jobs) are facilitated through meaningful connections with organizations.
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closed 7/8/2015 via Company Press Release

CharityVillage Ltd., acquired Talent Egg Inc.

synopsis: CharityVillage, Canada’s leading online resource and job board for the nonprofit sector announced that they have acquired TalentEgg, Canada’s leading job board and online career resource for students and recent graduates.
buyer: CharityVillage Ltd.
CharityVillage is Canada’s leading online resource and job board for the nonprofit sector. CharityVillage is visited over 9 million times each year and its pages are viewed 60 million times. "
target: Talent Egg Inc.
TalentEgg is Canada's leading job board and online career website for students and recent graduates. For an employer or educator looking to reach students and recent graduates, there is no better place to broadcast recruitment messages.
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closed 10/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Chegg, Inc., acquired Internships.com

synopsis: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG), the Student Hub, announced it has acquired Internships.com, a division of CareerArc Group LLC. The world's largest student-focused internship marketplace, Internships.com, will add 2 million registered students, 380 university relationships, and 90,000 internships from 60,000 companies to the Chegg Career Center.
buyer: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG:$445.11)
Chegg, the social education platform, is transforming the way millions of students learn by connecting them to the people and tools needed to succeed in college. Students use Chegg for homework help, course selection, note taking, textbook and e-textbook rentals and Daily deals. "
target parent: CareerArc Group
target: Internships.com
Internships.com is the world's largest student-focused internship marketplace. Internships.com provides a wide variety of interactive, world-class tools and services to enable every student, employer and educator to better understand and optimize internship opportunities.
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$11
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closed 1/31/2013 via Market Wire

Readyforce, acquired Umeqo

synopsis: Readyforce, the leading career network for college students, has acquired Umeqo, the MIT student-built, student-run platform that connects Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students with prospective employers.
buyer: Readyforce
Readyforce, the leading career network for college students, is the easiest way for students to launch amazing careers. Readyforce network connects students to influential business leaders, powerful campus programs, engaging networking events, and exciting jobs and internships. "
target: Umeqo
Umeqo is a recruiting resource for students and employers to discover one another by leveraging the familiar paradigms of resumes and events. The platform empowers employers to easily filter and search student profiles, create resume books, reach out to candidates, and post and manage campus events.
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closed 1/7/2009 via PR Newswire

AcademicTransfer, acquired Career.edu

synopsis: AcademicTransfer, the Dutch niche job-board for Academia, has taken over the American job-board Career.edu. AcademicTransfer will now be a job board for the international research and academic community in 38 countries.
buyer: AcademicTransfer
AcademicTransfer is an international job-board for academia. Founded as a joint job-board for universities, university medical centers and research institutes in The Netherlands, it has developed into a niche site for academia and is therefore unique in its kind. "
target: Career.edu
Career.edu is an American job-board for the international research and academic community. Besides The United States, Career.edu is active in 38 countries.
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closed 4/7/2015 via PR Newswire

AfterCollege, Inc., acquired Collegefeed

synopsis: As millions of college seniors around the globe prepare for graduation next month, AfterCollege announced that it has acquired competitor Collegefeed – a social platform that makes it very easy and engaging for college grads, employers, career centers and alumni to brand, discover and interact with each other.
buyer: AfterCollege, Inc.
AfterCollege is an entry-level job and internship resource that helps over half a million visitors each month. The Explore feature matches students and recent graduates with more than 400,000 job opportunities based on the jobseeker's school, major, graduation date, and personal preferences. "
target parent: Accel Partners
target: Collegefeed
Collegefeed is a social platform that makes it very easy and engaging for college grads, employers, career centers and alumni to brand, discover and interact with each other.
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closed 4/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Frontline Education, acquired Teachers-Teachers.com

synopsis: Frontline Education has acquired Teachers-Teachers, a national job search resource that connects more than 2,000 educational organizations nationwide with the best of more than one million candidates.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Frontline Education
Bringing together the best education software solutions into one unified platform, Frontline makes it possible to efficiently and effectively manage the needs of the education community including Recruiting & Hiring, Absence & Time, Professional Growth and Student Solutions. "
target parent: FTL Capital, LLC.
target: Teachers-Teachers.com
Teachers-Teachers is a job search resource dedicated to elevating the quality of education worldwide by efficiently connecting outstanding educators with school systems. This service provides an effective way to find great education jobs nationwide.
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closed 2/4/2016 via BusinessWire

myEDmatch merged with Teachers-Teachers.com,

synopsis: Teachers-Teachers and myEDmatch announced its merger, combining the nation’s largest teacher recruitment platform with customizable job-matching technology. Teachers-Teachers has focused on education recruitment since 1999, while myEDmatch has been innovating on the matching process since 2012.
buyer parent: FTL Capital, LLC.
buyer: Teachers-Teachers.com
Teachers-Teachers.com launched in 1999 and is designed to help educators find teaching jobs, administrative jobs and other related service positions. The service is easy to use and helps educators efficiently find teaching jobs by position area and location. "
target: myEDmatch
myEDmatch is a job matching platform using innovative technology to help connect schools and teachers based on shared educational beliefs and goals, encouraging long-term teacher retention. They help schools find and recruit best-fit talent and provide teachers with job opportunities and resources.
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closed 11/9/2017 via PR Newswire

Xello, acquired CASCAID Ltd.

synopsis: Xello, a leader in career development solutions, has acquired CASCAID from Loughborough University, one of Britain’s leading universities. CASCAID is a producer of careers information and guidance solutions. They provide impartial and independent high quality careers guidance tools which provide accurate and up-to-date information.
buyer: Xello
Xello, formerly Career Cruising, is a leader in career development solutions. Xello is an online program that helps anyone, anywhere in the world create a successful future through self-knowledge, exploration, and planning. Xello is used by over 20,000 institutions across North America. "
target parent: Loughborough University
target: CASCAID Ltd.
CASCAID is a producer of careers information and guidance solutions. They provide impartial and independent high quality careers guidance tools which provide accurate and up-to-date information. Their online products are used in guidance and educational organisations in the UK and internationally.
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closed 10/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Lancers, Inc., acquired MENTA

synopsis: Lancers, Japan's largest freelance talent platform, has acquired MENTA, an online platform in Japan that connects people to mentors. MENTA has helped over 18,000 people find mentors for various subjects. Their platform offers more than 1,500 mentors for programming, entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, hobbies, art, language, music, and more.
buyer: Lancers, Inc. (TSE:4484:$34.16)
Lancers is Japan's largest freelance talent platform. Lancers matches companies with individuals who are looking for jobs online. The platform offers jobs in over 140 categories, including web development, system development, sales, design, translation, photography and more. "
target: MENTA
MENTA is an online platform in Japan that connects people to mentors. MENTA has helped over 18,000 people find mentors for various subjects. Their platform offers more than 1,500 mentors for programming, entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, hobbies, art, language, music, and more.
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closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Absolventa, acquired Trendence

synopsis: Funke Media Group announced that its subsidiary Absolventa GmbH, which operates career websites for young job seekers, has acquired a 100-percent stake in Trendence, a market research firm based in Berlin. Trendence Institute is Europe’s leading research institute specialising in employer branding and personnel marketing.
buyer parent: Funke Mediengruppe GmbH
buyer: Absolventa
Absolventa GmbH owns and operates an online job exchange portal. They collaborate with over 4.000 companies from different industries. In an increasingly competitive landscape for recruiting Absolventa managed to build a unique and distinctive career hub in order to provide for talented employees. "
target parent: Group GTI Ltd.
target: Trendence
Trendence Institute is Europe’s leading research institute specialising in employer branding and personnel marketing. More than three million school-leavers, students and young professionals from all over the world take part in our studies on their career ambitions and employers of choice.
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closed 7/14/2021 via PR Web

WayUp merged with Yello,

synopsis: WayUp, the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads, has merged with Yello, the leader in early talent and campus recruitment. The combination of these industry-leading solutions will help recruiters power up their diversity candidate pool for physical and virtual recruiting.
buyer: Yello
Yello’s early talent acquisition platform allows the world’s leading brands to deliver personalized candidate experiences, resulting in quality hires and faster fills. As the thought leader in campus recruitment, Yello provides services to companies of all sizes in over 150 countries. "
target: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college.
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announced 2/17/2017 via PR Newswire

WayUp, will acquire LookSharp

synopsis: WayUp and Looksharp announced a definitive agreement for WayUp to acquire Looksharp. The acquisition will create the most advanced job marketplace that will help every college student and recent grad find the right job or internship. LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent.
buyer: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in September 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college. "
target: LookSharp
LookSharp helps every student launch their career and helps employers discover the best talent. LookSharp allows employers to access in-depth college hiring resources, post internships and entry-level jobs, and search the online profiles of over half a million students to find the best talent.
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closed 7/14/2021 via PR Web

WayUp merged with Yello,

synopsis: WayUp, the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads, has merged with Yello, the leader in early talent and campus recruitment. The combination of these industry-leading solutions will help recruiters power up their diversity candidate pool for physical and virtual recruiting.
buyer: Yello
Yello’s early talent acquisition platform allows the world’s leading brands to deliver personalized candidate experiences, resulting in quality hires and faster fills. As the thought leader in campus recruitment, Yello provides services to companies of all sizes in over 150 countries. "
target: WayUp
WayUp is the leading online job marketplace exclusively for U.S. college students and recent grads. Launched in 2014, WayUp is the only site where employers can post a job to a targeted (and filtered) audience of students at any U.S. college.
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announced 8/6/2021 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., will acquire Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc.

synopsis: Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., a global leader in talent management software, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., a leading private equity firm.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. is a leading private investment firm. With a sector-focused approach, the firm seeks to partner with world-class management teams by providing patient, long-term capital to dynamic businesses that can benefit from Clearlake’s operational improvement approach. "
target: Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (CSOD:$830.04)
Cornerstone is the world’s leading people development company. The company's development solutions include comprehensive recruiting, personalized learning, modern content delivered in the flow of work, development-driven performance management, and holistic workforce data management and insights.
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closed 7/2/2021 via PR Newswire

TopFunnel, acquired Teamable

synopsis: TopFunnel, the AI-powered recruiting startup that high-growth companies use to scale, has acquired Teamable to supercharge referral-based recruiting. Teamable is the employee referral platform that transforms social networks into high-performance talent pools.
buyer: TopFunnel
TopFunnel supercharges the recruiting process and makes engaging candidates effortless by sourcing the right candidates for the right roles — and sending them the right message. Since its founding in 2017, TopFunnel has empowered both recruiters and employees through the talent acquisition process. "
target: Teamable
Teamable is the employee referral platform that transforms social networks into high-performance talent pools. Teamable’s scalable “crowdsourced” referrals improve recruiter productivity and hiring manager satisfaction by speeding time to hire and increasing candidate quality.
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Info Edge, will acquire Zwayam

synopsis: Info Edge, an online classifieds company in India, will acquire Zwayam Digital Pvt Ltd, India's most popular SaaS based hiring platform. Zwayam offers an end-to-end recruitment software solution that automates all stages of hiring, from sourcing to onboarding. They help businesses of all sizes to find, attract, and retain the best talent.
buyer: Info Edge (BSE:532777:$149.92)
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: Zwayam
Zwayam is India's most popular SaaS based hiring platform. Zwayam offers an end-to-end recruitment software solution that automates all stages of hiring, from sourcing to onboarding. They help businesses of all sizes to find, attract, and retain the best talent.
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$8.30
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announced 4/28/2021 via Company Press Release

Cegid SA, will acquire TalentSoft SA

synopsis: Lyon-based Cegid, the specialist in business management solutions, will acquire Talentsoft, a leading French player in cloud talent management solutions. The acquisition will enable Cegid to expand its existing range with a Talent offer that is perfectly suited to the needs of small and medium-sized enterprises and mid-market companies.
buyer: Cegid SA
France-based Cegid is a major provider of business management solutions for CPAs, financial and tax managers, as well as for HR, payroll, and retail professionals. With its experience as a leader in SaaS management solutions, Cegid supports the digitization of companies and public organizations. "
target: TalentSoft SA
Based in France, Talentsoft is the European leader in cloud-based talent management and learning software. The company's solution efficiently manages employee recruitment, learning, performance, competencies, careers, and compensation.
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Ernst & Young, LLP, acquired Spotmentor

synopsis: Ernst & Young, the leading global professional services organization, has acquired Spotmentor, an end-to-end skilling platform in India. Spotmentor helps businesses identify skills required for the future of work, upskilling and reskilling talent at scale. Their platform uses AI technology to drive skills management and employee learning.
buyer: Ernst & Young, LLP
UK-based Ernst & Young (EY) is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, and advisory services. The insights and quality services they deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. "
target: Spotmentor
Spotmentor is an end-to-end skilling platform in India. Spotmentor helps businesses identify skills required for the future of work, upskilling and reskilling talent at scale. Their platform uses AI technology to drive skills management and employee learning.
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closed 4/22/2020 via BusinessWire

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., acquired Saba Software, Inc.

synopsis: Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., a global leader in people development solutions, has acquired Saba, a global leader in talent experience solutions and a portfolio company of Vector Capital. Saba has over 20 years of industry experience developing, delivering, and supporting learning, performance, and recruiting product solutions.
buyer: Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (CSOD:$830.04)
Cornerstone is the world’s leading people development company. The company's development solutions include comprehensive recruiting, personalized learning, modern content delivered in the flow of work, development-driven performance management, and holistic workforce data management and insights. "
target parent: Vector Capital
target: Saba Software, Inc. (SABA:$121.30)
Saba is a global leader in talent experience solutions. Powered by AI and machine learning, Saba’s cloud-based platform combines talent with intelligent personalization to deliver a unique talent experience for every individual while delivering the actionable insight talent leaders need.
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closed 12/11/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Degreed, acquired Adepto

synopsis: Degreed, the workforce upskilling platform for one-in-three Fortune 50 companies, has acquired Adepto, a Total Talent platform that provides visibility and access to the skill-sets of current and potential workers. The acquisition adds enhanced skills inventories, on-the-job development experiences, and career mobility to Degreed's platform.
buyer: Degreed
Degreed is a workforce learning and skills tracking platform. The company integrates and curates all the resources people use to learn, all in one place, including learning management systems and millions of courses, videos, articles, books, and podcasts from thousands of sources. "
target: Adepto
Adepto is a skill-based Total Talent platform providing customers with a single view and access to all the talent available to them, internal and external, past, present, and future. Adepto reduces the time for hiring, direct sourcing, internal mobility, re/up-skilling at scale, and promotion.
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Conenza, Inc. will be merged with IntraWorlds,

synopsis: Conenza will merge with IntraWorlds, a global provider of innovative cloud-based talent relationship and corporate alumni solutions. Conenza is a corporate alumni management software platform that helps organizations to design, implement and grow their alumni program.
buyer: IntraWorlds
IntraWorlds is a global provider of innovative cloud-based talent relationship and corporate alumni solutions. Their solutions help globally active companies to establish HR management and talent acquisition strategies that allow them to target and connect with top talent. "
target: Conenza, Inc.
Conenza is a corporate alumni management software platform. Conenza’s cloud-based platform helps organizations to design, implement and grow their alumni program. Their platform enables businesses to rehire the best alumni talent, capture important alumni data, measure their brand advocacy and more.
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closed 8/26/2019 via PR Newswire

Entelo, acquired ConveyIQ

synopsis: Entelo, a leader in recruiting automation, has acquired ConveyIQ, the leading provider of candidate engagement Software-as-a-Service solutions. ConveyIQ offers an all-in-one platform that enables recruitment innovators to fill roles with qualified talent quickly. Their platform provides solutions for digital interviews, surveys, and more.
buyer: Entelo
Entelo is a leader in recruiting automation. Entelo applies predictive analytics and AI to help their clients find and engage with the best talent for their organization. Entelo provides talent acquisition teams with higher candidate engagement, actionable insights and increased productivity. "
target: ConveyIQ
ConveyIQ is the leading provider of candidate engagement Software-as-a-Service solutions. ConveyIQ offers an all-in-one platform that enables recruitment innovators to fill roles with qualified talent quickly. Their platform provides solutions for digital interviews, surveys, and more.
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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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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Unit4, acquired Intuo.io

synopsis: Unit4, a global leader in enterprise applications for service organizations, has acquired Intuo, a Belgium-based provider of Talent Enablement solutions. Intuo offers an integrated talent enablement platform that allow businesses to easily plan and develop talent through continuous conversations and in the moment performance management.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: Unit4
Unit4 is a leading provider of enterprise applications empowering people in service organizations. Unit4 delivers ERP, industry-focused and best-in-class applications. Unit4 serves organizations from various industries, including education, public sector, real estate, wholesale, and more. "
target: Intuo.io
Intuo is a Belgium-based provider of Talent Enablement solutions. Intuo offers an integrated talent enablement platform that meets the needs of a modern workforce. They allow businesses to easily plan and develop talent through continuous conversations and in the moment performance management.
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closed 10/24/2018 via PE Hub

Teamable, acquired Simppler

synopsis: Teamable, an enterprise employee referral engine that transforms the employees’ social networks into dynamic talent pools, has acquired Simppler, a data driven employee referral platform. Simppler's machine-learning recommendation tool helps companies discover the best talent through their existing employee networks.
buyer: Teamable
Teamable is an enterprise employee referral engine that transforms the employees’ social networks into dynamic talent pools. Teamable helps scale and optimize referral recruiting to fill business-critical roles while driving down time-to-hire and cost-per-hire metrics. "
target: Simppler
Simppler is a data driven employee referral platform. Their machine-learning recommendation tool helps companies discover the best talent through their existing employee networks. Simppler enables faster and more cost effective hiring, better business performance and lower attrition.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Workday, Inc., acquired Rallyteam

synopsis: Workday, a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has acquired Rallyteam, a provider of talent management software solutions. Rallyteam's platform intelligently matches employees to opportunities, notifying them of jobs, projects, and tasks to increase employee engagement and decrease turnover.
buyer: Workday, Inc. (WDAY:$4,673.04)
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. "
target: Rallyteam
Rallyteam offers talent management software solutions. Their platform allows companies to better understand and utilize their most valuable asset, their people. Rallyteam intelligently matches employees to opportunities, notifying them of jobs, projects, and tasks to increase employee engagement.
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closed 6/5/2018 via PR Newswire

Astreya, acquired HireMore

synopsis: Astreya, a premier IT solutions provider, announced the acquisition of HireMore, a connected global candidate sourcing and talent engagement platform. HireMore is making sourcing and candidate engagement the critical keys to hiring success.
buyer: Astreya
Astreya is a premier IT solutions provider offering strategic and tactical support for the most demanding organizations. Utilizing innovations in information technology, Astreya services include 24/7 end-user support, program management, and data center operations. "
target: HireMore
HireMore is making sourcing and candidate engagement the critical keys to hiring success. By combining a global network of sourcing professionals with their innovative technology platform, they produce the optimal peer-qualified, engaged candidate faster and at a lower cost.
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closed 3/13/2018 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Jobscience, Inc.

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Jobscience, a leading provider of staffing software as a service (SaaS) built on the Salesforce platform.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry. More than 8,000 staffing companies worldwide rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to drive sales, build relationships, and power their recruitment processes from end to end. "
target: Jobscience, Inc.
Jobscience is a leading provider of staffing software as a service (SaaS) built on the Salesforce platform, allowing recruiters to save time and be more successful. Jobscience software provides seamless and powerful workflows, intuitive analytics, and effortless collaboration.
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closed 3/3/2014 via PR Newswire

Corporate Executive Board, acquired KnowledgeAdvisors

synopsis: CEB, the leading member-based advisory company, announced it has acquired KnowledgeAdvisors, the pioneer and leading provider of analytics solutions for talent development professionals, for approximately $52 million.
buyer: Corporate Executive Board (CEB:$938.58)
Corporate Executive Board (CEB) is the leading member-based advisory company. Using their advanced research methodologies and human capital analytics, the company equips senior leaders and their teams with insight and actionable solutions to transform operations. "
target: KnowledgeAdvisors
KnowledgeAdvisors is the world’s leading provider of analytics solutions for talent development professionals. Their cloud-based talent analytics system Metrics that Matter® helps organizations measure and improve their talent development programs.
price ($mm)
$52
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closed 6/12/2013 via BusinessWire

Paychex, Inc., acquired myStaffingPro

synopsis: Paychex, Inc., a leading provider of payroll, human resource, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small to medium-sized businesses, announced it has acquired HR Services, Inc. and myStaffingPro, its award-winning Software-as-a-Service applicant tracking suite. HR Services, Inc. was founded in 1993 is based in Lima, Ohio.
buyer: Paychex, Inc. (PAYX:$3,380.90)
Paychex, Inc. is a leading provider of payroll, human resource, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses. The company offers comprehensive payroll services, including payroll processing, payroll tax administration, and employee pay services. "
target: myStaffingPro
myStaffingPro is a comprehensive web-based system that offers social recruiting, applicant tracking and onboarding. The myStaffingPro applicant tracking suite provides technology that streamlines, simplifies, and drives the applicant workflow and hiring process for companies of all sizes.
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closed 12/4/2012 via PR Newswire

IBM, acquired Kenexa Corporation

synopsis: IBM announced the closing of its acquisition of Kenexa. Kenexa bolsters IBM's leadership in helping clients embrace social business capabilities while gaining actionable insights from the enormous streams of information generated from social networks every day.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$74,461.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business. "
target: Kenexa Corporation (KNXA:$282.94)
Kenexa helps drive HR and business outcomes through its unique combination of technology, content and services. Enabling organizations to optimize their workforces, Kenexa’s integrated talent acquisition and talent management solutions have touched the lives of more than 110 million people.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,280 [$1,218]
rev ($mm)
$318
EBITDA ($mm)
$27
EV / rev
4.1x
EV / EBITDA
49.0x
closed 10/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

HireVue, acquired Allyo

synopsis: HireVue has acquired AllyO, a provider of end-to-end recruiting AI and automation software. AllyO’s recruiting chatbot and automated workflow software combined with HireVue’s on-demand video interviewing and assessments will increase hiring velocity and improve talent quality for companies, accessing a wider, more diverse candidate pool.
buyer: HireVue
HireVue is transforming the way companies discover, engage, hire and develop the best talent by combining the power of on-demand, structured interviewing, games, and machine learning for better hiring decisions. "
target: Allyo
AllyO is a provider of recruiting chatbot and automated workflow solutions. As the leading end-to-end recruiting AI and automation software, AllyO automates the most tedious and time-consuming pieces of talent acquisition.
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announced 1/16/2020 via Reuters

Nvoi, will acquire WorkConex

synopsis: Nvoi Ltd, Australia’s only open market workforce-as-a-service platform that directly connects employers and skilled professionals, will acquire WorkConex Holdings, a Software as a Service (SaaS) recruitment management solution in Australia. WorkConex's web based tool automates all the steps involved in the recruitment workflow.
buyer: Nvoi (ASX:NVO:$0.02)
Nvoi is Australia’s only open market workforce-as-a-service platform that directly connects employers and skilled professionals. Nvoi gives employers a way to quickly fill vacancies with qualified, verified and rated professionals at a fraction of the time, cost and hassle of existing processes. "
target: WorkConex
WorkConex is a Software as a Service (SaaS) recruitment management solution in Australia. WorkConex's web based tool automates all the steps involved in the recruitment workflow, allowing users to simplify advertising new roles, track applications in real time, communicate with candidates, and more.
price ($mm)
$0.21
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