Like WorkN

closed 9/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Avionté, acquired WorkN

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software, has acquired mobile on-demand staffing platform WorkN. With the addition of WorkN mobile solutions to its portfolio, Avionté can further empower clients to compete for talent by helping them design compelling candidate experiences.
buyer parent: Serent Capital
buyer: Avionté
Avionté is a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software solutions, offering innovative end-to-end technology solutions to nearly 1,000 customers and 25,000 users throughout the U.S. and Canada. "
target: WorkN
WorkN offers a white-labeled, online SaaS staffing platform featuring fully integrated mobile apps. WorkN helps staffing firms deliver innovative, touchless mobile talent solutions through the client portal for order entry, transparency, scheduling, reporting, and workforce management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/21/2021 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Sirenum

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Sirenum, a provider of shift scheduling and workforce management solutions for enterprise staffing companies on Salesforce.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management and operations software for the staffing industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. "
target: Sirenum
As a leading global provider of cloud-based workforce management technology, Sirenum provides transformational scheduling, monitoring, financial, and compliance technology to innovative employers, streamlining the management of hundreds of thousands of workers globally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/11/2018 via PR Web

Mountview Partners LLC, acquired TargetRecruit

synopsis: Mountview Partners, a family investment firm specializing in vertical niche software, is pleased to announce that it has acquired TargetRecruit, a leading provider of software for staffing and recruiting firms built on the Salesforce platform.
buyer: Mountview Partners LLC
Mountview Partners was formed in 2017 by two former software executives that have successfully operated and grown vertical niche software companies. The company is based in Houston. Its two partners are Jonathan Ross and Andy Wigderson. "
target: TargetRecruit
TargetRecruit is a leading provider of software for staffing and recruiting firms built on the Salesforce platform. The company has offices in San Francisco and Bangalore, India.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/13/2014 via PR Newswire

erecruit, acquired eStaff365

synopsis: erecruit™, the emerging leader of enterprise staffing software and vendor management systems, announced that the company has acquired leading onboarding solution eStaff365™. eStaff365™ is the best-of-breed, cloud-based onboarding solution that expedites and automates the new hire and re-hire process.
buyer: erecruit
erecruit™ is the emerging leader in enterprise software and VMS designed for large staffing firms. erecruit uses modern technologies to provide a highly scalable and configurable solution that allows today's best firms to put their clients, candidates and vendors at the heart of their businesses. "
target: eStaff365
eStaff365™ is a cloud-based solution that automates and streamlines the onboarding process for the staffing industry and employers. eStaff365™ includes compliance and auditing capabilities while reducing associated risks and costs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/5/2018 via PR Newswire

Geometric Results Inc, will acquire de Poel

synopsis: Geometric Results, Inc. (GRI), a portfolio company of Bain Capital Private Equity and wholly owned subsidiary of MSX International (MSXI), has finalized an agreement to acquire the de Poel group of companies. De Poel is the UK's leading Managed Service Provider (MSP) for the purchase of non-employee workers.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: Geometric Results Inc
Geometric Results, Inc. (GRI), is the world's largest independent managed service provider (MSP) with $4 billion in managed contingent workforce spend. The company maintains a conflict-free position with regard to staffing suppliers and VMS technology platforms. "
target: de Poel
Since 2001, de Poel has provided vendor neutral solutions to the procurement and management of temporary workers in both the public and private sector. They are located in Knutsford, UK.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/24/2017 via Company Press Release

Summit Partners, acquired PrismHR

synopsis: PrismHR, the leading provider of software for human resource outsourcing (HRO) service providers, announced a majority investment from Summit Partners. With over 20 years of experience in human resources, PrismHR provides comprehensive software solutions for professional employer organizations (PEOs) and administrative service organizations (ASOs).
buyer: Summit Partners
Summit Partners is a global alternative investment firm investing into growth equity, fixed income and public equity opportunities. Summit invests in growth sectors of the global economy and has invested in more than 440 companies in technology, healthcare, life sciences and other growth industries."
target: 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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Herefish

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Herefish, an automation platform technology that reduces busywork for fast-paced staffing and recruiting firms.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management and operations software for the staffing industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. "
target: Herefish
Herefish is an automation platform technology that reduces busywork for fast-paced staffing and recruiting firms. By automating key activities throughout the recruiting cycle, Herefish customers can focus on driving new growth rather than worrying about repetitive, error-prone tasks.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/8/2020 via Company Press Release

CEIPAL, acquired Zoniac Swift

synopsis: CEIPAL, a SaaS platform for the front and back-office business operations of staffing companies, has acquired Zoniac, an Applicant Tracking System platform for recruiting and consulting firms. The acquisition creates a larger, more experienced team to develop their platforms as the company expands its operations into India and the global market.
buyer: CEIPAL
CEIPAL provides a SaaS platform that automates both the front- and back-office business operations of staffing companies. CEIPAL offers a complete workforce management platform including a fully integrated applicant tracking system (ATS) and human resource information system (HRIS). "
target: Zoniac Swift
Zoniac, Inc. is an IT consulting firm’s lifecycle operations system—from résumés to invoicing. The systems are delivered in the (SaaS) cloud and the Zoniac solution automates and integrates all core processes of recruiting, marketing, deploying, and managing consultants on a temporary basis.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2019 via PR Web

SageLink Capital, acquired Top Echelon Network, LLC

synopsis: SageLink Capital, a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software and technology-enabled businesses, has acquired Top Echelon Network, LLC, a provider of applicant tracking system (ATS) and split-placement network software. Top Echelon's ATS software allows recruiters to seamlessly track and manage candidates through the hiring process.
buyer: SageLink Capital
SageLink Capital is a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software and technology-enabled businesses. The firm focuses on middle-market companies and provides a range of capital solutions including capital for buyouts, growth initiatives, and add-on acquisitions. "
target: Top Echelon Network, LLC
Top Echelon is a leading provider of applicant tracking system (ATS) and split-placement network software. Top Echelon helps recruiters to make more placements. Their ATS software allows users to seamlessly track and manage candidates through the hiring process.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Access Group, acquired Microdec Plc

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK's leading providers of software to growing mid-market businesses, has acquired Microdec, a UK-based provider of business management and CRM software for the recruitment industry. Microdec's customisable software allows their customers to find suitable candidates for roles quickly and with ease.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions include ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Microdec Plc
Microdec is a UK-based provider of business management and CRM software for the recruitment industry. Their customisable software allows their customers to find suitable candidates for roles quickly and with ease. Microdec allows recruitment companies to work more effectively and efficiently.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2018 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Invenias

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Invenias, a UK-headquartered provider of cloud-based software for executive search firms.
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: Invenias
The Invenias cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring enables executive search firms, specialist recruitment companies and in-house executive talent acquisition teams effectively run their business.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Insight Venture Partners, will acquire Bullhorn, Inc

synopsis: Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm, will acquire Bullhorn, the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry, from Vista Equity Partners. The entire management team will remain with the company.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm founded in 1995. They have raised more than $13 billion and invested in more than 250+ growth-stage software, internet, and data services companies. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry. More than 7,000 staffing companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to drive sales, build relationships, and power their recruitment processes from end to end.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/11/2017 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Connexys

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that Bullhorn International has acquired Connexys, the Dutch market leader in solutions for talent sourcing, selection and retention.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry. More than 7,000 staffing companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to drive sales, build relationships, and power their recruitment processes from end to end. "
target: Connexys
Connexys is the Dutch market leader in solutions for talent sourcing, selection and retention. Since 2001 they are continuously innovating recruiting solutions that help organizations with smart recruitment, matching and sharing of candidates with partner organizations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/15/2017 via BusinessWire

Peoplenet, acquired Fyre LLC

synopsis: Peoplenet, a leading provider of cloud-based workforce management solutions, announced the acquisition of Fyre, a staffing technology firm that optimizes the candidate search and placement process with efficient integrations connecting Vendor Management Systems, Applicant Tracking Systems, and Job Boards directly with Staffing Software platforms.
buyer: Peoplenet
Peoplenet was founded with the goal of simplifying the function of time keeping so that business leaders could get back to managing people. Peoplenet offers automated, fully-hosted time and attendance solutions that are simple and help staffing agencies provide their clients with excellent service. "
target: Fyre LLC
Fyre builds smart software tools that elevate and accelerate talent acquisition for the staffing industry. Fyre transforms recruitment processes that are slow and labor intensive to give staffing firms and their recruiting teams greater speed, higher accuracy and better insight.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/1/2016 via Company Press Release

AdaptIT Holdings Limited, acquired EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd

synopsis: Adapt IT, a provider of specialised software solutions and services to the Education, Manufacturing, Energy and Financial Services sectors, acquired EasyRoster, a provider of rostering optimisation software solutions. The transaction was effective 1 August 2016.
buyer: AdaptIT Holdings Limited (JSE:ADI:$97.24)
Adapt IT provides a variety of specialised IT software solutions & services to Education, Manufacturing, Financial Services & Energy sector clients. Adapt IT’s services & solutions span the complete software IT life cycle, from consulting & app design & development, through to delivery & support. "
target: EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd
EasyRoster is the leading provider of rostering optimisation software services to staffing solutions businesses in South Africa and the rest of Africa. EasyRoster has more than 20 years’ experience in providing a niche software solution for rostering.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/4/2016 via Company Press Release

LinkedIn Corporation, will acquire Connectifier, Inc.

synopsis: Connectifier, a technology recruiting startup business, is to be acquired by LinkedIn, a company that operates an online professional network worldwide. Connectifier, Inc. develops an online platform for discovering, qualifying, and connecting with candidates among various recruiting technologies.
buyer: LinkedIn Corporation (LNKD:$3,213.87)
LinkedIn Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates an online professional network worldwide. The company allows members to create, manage, and share their professional identity online; build and engage with their professional networks; and access shared knowledge and insights. "
target: Connectifier, Inc.
Connectifier, Inc. develops an online platform for discovering, qualifying, and connecting with candidates among various recruiting technologies. Its platform helps recruiters find, qualify, and contact job candidates by leveraging a database of candidate profiles directly.
price ($mm)
$142
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2016 via Company Press Release

PrismHR, acquired Summit Software

synopsis: PrismHR, the leading provider of cloud-based HR software for human resource outsourcing companies announced that it has acquired Summit Software. Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries.
buyer: PrismHR
PrismHR creates exceptional software and services, empowering human resource outsourcing organizations such as Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) and Administrative Service Organizations (ASOs) to deliver world-class HR, benefits and payroll to small and medium businesses. "
target parent: Corporate Resource Services, Inc.
target: Summit Software
Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries. Included in its suite of products is the Summit APEX payroll processing system, StaffSoft candidate tracking system and client contact management, general ledger and web self-service modules.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/6/2013 via BusinessWire

Corporate Resource Services, Inc., acquired Summit Software

synopsis: Corporate Resource Services, Inc. has closed on its previously-announced acquisition of the Summit Software division of Tri-Tel Communications, Inc. Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries.
buyer: Corporate Resource Services, Inc. (CRRS:$942.50)
Corporate Resource Services, Inc. provides diversified staffing, recruiting, and consulting services and offers trained employees in the areas of Insurance, Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Engineering, Science, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Creative Services, Hospitality, Retail, and more. "
target parent: Tri-State PEO
target: Summit Software
Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries. Included in its suite of products is the Summit APEX payroll processing system, StaffSoft candidate tracking system and client contact management, general ledger and web self-service modules.
price ($mm)[EV]
$16 [$20]
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
7.9x
EV / EBITDA
16.6x
closed 11/28/2012 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired MaxHire

synopsis: Bullhorn, the global leader in recruiting software, announced that it has acquired Vancouver, Canada-based MaxHire Solutions, provider of recruiting software-as-a-service. MaxHire provides over 2000 firms in 25 countries with the tools they need to automate full lifecycle recruiting and staffing, from business development to invoicing customers.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn® creates software and services that improve the way employees and employers come together. Bullhorn’s recruiting CRM and social recruiting products serve more than 160,000 users across 150 countries. "
target: MaxHire
MaxHire provides over 2000 firms in 25 countries with the tools they need to automate full lifecycle recruiting and staffing, from business development to invoicing customers. The company is based in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/28/2012 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Sendouts

synopsis: Bullhorn, the global leader in recruiting software, announced that it has acquired St. Louis-based Sendouts, provider of recruiting software-as-a-service. From job order to final placement, Sendouts helps firms manage the entire recruiting and sales process all in an easy-to-use application.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn® creates software and services that improve the way employees and employers come together. Bullhorn’s recruiting CRM and social recruiting products serve more than 160,000 users across 150 countries. "
target: Sendouts
Sendouts helps recruiting and staffing firms work faster, work smarter and stay more connected to candidates, clients and prospects. From job order to final placement, Sendouts helps firms manage the entire recruiting and sales process all in an easy-to-use application.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Avionté, acquired WorkN

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software, has acquired mobile on-demand staffing platform WorkN. With the addition of WorkN mobile solutions to its portfolio, Avionté can further empower clients to compete for talent by helping them design compelling candidate experiences.
buyer parent: Serent Capital
buyer: Avionté
Avionté is a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software solutions, offering innovative end-to-end technology solutions to nearly 1,000 customers and 25,000 users throughout the U.S. and Canada. "
target: WorkN
WorkN offers a white-labeled, online SaaS staffing platform featuring fully integrated mobile apps. WorkN helps staffing firms deliver innovative, touchless mobile talent solutions through the client portal for order entry, transparency, scheduling, reporting, and workforce management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Avionté, acquired WorkN

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software, has acquired mobile on-demand staffing platform WorkN. With the addition of WorkN mobile solutions to its portfolio, Avionté can further empower clients to compete for talent by helping them design compelling candidate experiences.
buyer parent: Serent Capital
buyer: Avionté
Avionté is a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software solutions, offering innovative end-to-end technology solutions to nearly 1,000 customers and 25,000 users throughout the U.S. and Canada. "
target: WorkN
WorkN offers a white-labeled, online SaaS staffing platform featuring fully integrated mobile apps. WorkN helps staffing firms deliver innovative, touchless mobile talent solutions through the client portal for order entry, transparency, scheduling, reporting, and workforce management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/4/2018 via Company Press Release

Avionté, acquired COMPAS

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in staffing and recruiting software, has announced that it has acquired COMPAS, an innovative provider of recruiting and talent management Software-as-a-Service. COMPAS offers clients cutting-edge functionality to process requisitions, interview and select candidates, approve time, and process invoices.
buyer parent: Serent Capital
buyer: Avionté
Avionté offers a commitment to the staffing industry paired, with robust technology. Avionté delivers a fully integrated front and back office staffing software solution, including advanced reporting, compliance management and a large community of integration solution partners. "
target: COMPAS
COMPAS Technology is an enterprise level SaaS recruiting application offering clients cutting-edge functionality to process requisitions, interview and select candidates, approve time, and process invoices.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/28/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avionté, acquired Applied Systems Technology

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in technology solutions to the recruiting and staffing industry, announces the acquisition of AST, Applied Systems Technology, a software development company and creator of Persona Staffing Software, based out of Cornwall, New York.
buyer: Avionté
Avionté delivers a best of breed product, with a fully integrated front and back office staffing software system, a full suite of reports and metrics, compliance management, a robust partnership program and on-the-go mobile response. "
target: Applied Systems Technology
Applied Systems Technology (AST) services the staffing and recruiting industry. They provide front and back-office enterprise solutions in addition to management and financial tools. AST offers the only true Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution designed specifically for the staffing industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/14/2014 via BNC Analysis

Serent Capital, acquired Avionté

synopsis: Serent Capital has acquired a majority stake in Avionté, a provider of front- and back-office software to the staffing industry. Avionté's software provides staffing companies and recruiters a way to improve business processes and profits through extensive functionality, complete integration and a unique user experience.
buyer: Serent Capital
Serent Capital is a leading lower-middle market private equity firm focused on investing in high growth service and technology businesses. They strive to be an involved, value-added investor, capable of providing significant operational and strategic support to their portfolio company CEOs. "
target: Avionté
Avionté is a leading provider of staffing and recruiting technology solutions to the human resources industry. Their software provides staffing companies and recruiters a way to improve business processes and profits through extensive functionality, complete integration and a unique user experience.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Avionté, acquired WorkN

synopsis: Avionté, a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software, has acquired mobile on-demand staffing platform WorkN. With the addition of WorkN mobile solutions to its portfolio, Avionté can further empower clients to compete for talent by helping them design compelling candidate experiences.
buyer parent: Serent Capital
buyer: Avionté
Avionté is a leader in enterprise staffing and recruiting software solutions, offering innovative end-to-end technology solutions to nearly 1,000 customers and 25,000 users throughout the U.S. and Canada. "
target: WorkN
WorkN offers a white-labeled, online SaaS staffing platform featuring fully integrated mobile apps. WorkN helps staffing firms deliver innovative, touchless mobile talent solutions through the client portal for order entry, transparency, scheduling, reporting, and workforce management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Bond International Software Group will be merged with erecruit,

synopsis: Erecruit, the leading innovator in enterprise staffing software, VMS and onboarding solutions for large staffing firms, announced that it is merging with Bond International Software creating the industry's most complete end-to-end staffing platform.
buyer: erecruit
Erecruit is the leading innovator in enterprise staffing software, VMS and onboarding solutions for large staffing firms and employers. "
target: Bond International Software Group
Bond International Software is a global provider of Staffing and Recruitment software with over 40 years of recruitment industry experience.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/24/2017 via Company Press Release

Summit Partners, acquired PrismHR

synopsis: PrismHR, the leading provider of software for human resource outsourcing (HRO) service providers, announced a majority investment from Summit Partners. With over 20 years of experience in human resources, PrismHR provides comprehensive software solutions for professional employer organizations (PEOs) and administrative service organizations (ASOs).
buyer: Summit Partners
Summit Partners is a global alternative investment firm investing into growth equity, fixed income and public equity opportunities. Summit invests in growth sectors of the global economy and has invested in more than 440 companies in technology, healthcare, life sciences and other growth industries."
target: 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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/14/2014 via BNC Analysis

Serent Capital, acquired Avionté

synopsis: Serent Capital has acquired a majority stake in Avionté, a provider of front- and back-office software to the staffing industry. Avionté's software provides staffing companies and recruiters a way to improve business processes and profits through extensive functionality, complete integration and a unique user experience.
buyer: Serent Capital
Serent Capital is a leading lower-middle market private equity firm focused on investing in high growth service and technology businesses. They strive to be an involved, value-added investor, capable of providing significant operational and strategic support to their portfolio company CEOs. "
target: Avionté
Avionté is a leading provider of staffing and recruiting technology solutions to the human resources industry. Their software provides staffing companies and recruiters a way to improve business processes and profits through extensive functionality, complete integration and a unique user experience.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/21/2010 via PR Newswire

VCG, LLC merged with Bond International Software Group,

synopsis: Bond International Software, the global leader in staffing and recruitment software, has acquired VCG, one of the US's leading staffing and recruiting software developers. The merger significantly strengthens Bond's position as the largest global provider of staffing and recruitment software.
buyer: Bond International Software Group
Bond International Software is a world leader in staffing software with Bond Adapt and Bond eEmpACT. In the UK, it provides HR, recruitment and payroll solutions to the public, education and publishing sectors. "
target: VCG, LLC
VCG provides comprehensive staffing and recruiting solutions that power success. VCG has helped companies and staffing and recruiting professionals achieve operational excellence by streamlining their unique business processes and accelerating finding and placing the people most likely to thrive.
price ($mm)
$7.85
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
4.1x
closed 2/11/2004 via BusinessWire

eEmpACT, acquired DataForce Systems

synopsis: eEmpACT Software announced that it has acquired DataForce Systems. The acquisition, the company's second in just 12 months, will nearly double eEmpACT's customer base, from 530 to 970, making it the largest staffing and recruiting software company in the world.
buyer parent: Bond International Software Group
buyer: eEmpACT
No other software company understands the needs of recruiters, consultants, and staffing professionals better than eEmpACT. That's because the company was founded by former staffing firm owners, and half of the current employees have worked on a staffing desk. In 1990, these recruiting experts form "
target: DataForce Systems
DataForce Systems is a leading provider of staffing industry software. Founded in 1984, DataForce Systems provides front and back office automation products and daily live support to more than 900 individual staffing companies with thousands of users across the U.S.A. DataForce Systems' products ar
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/21/2021 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Sirenum

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Sirenum, a provider of shift scheduling and workforce management solutions for enterprise staffing companies on Salesforce.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management and operations software for the staffing industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. "
target: Sirenum
As a leading global provider of cloud-based workforce management technology, Sirenum provides transformational scheduling, monitoring, financial, and compliance technology to innovative employers, streamlining the management of hundreds of thousands of workers globally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Herefish

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Herefish, an automation platform technology that reduces busywork for fast-paced staffing and recruiting firms.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management and operations software for the staffing industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. "
target: Herefish
Herefish is an automation platform technology that reduces busywork for fast-paced staffing and recruiting firms. By automating key activities throughout the recruiting cycle, Herefish customers can focus on driving new growth rather than worrying about repetitive, error-prone tasks.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/8/2020 via Company Press Release

CEIPAL, acquired Zoniac Swift

synopsis: CEIPAL, a SaaS platform for the front and back-office business operations of staffing companies, has acquired Zoniac, an Applicant Tracking System platform for recruiting and consulting firms. The acquisition creates a larger, more experienced team to develop their platforms as the company expands its operations into India and the global market.
buyer: CEIPAL
CEIPAL provides a SaaS platform that automates both the front- and back-office business operations of staffing companies. CEIPAL offers a complete workforce management platform including a fully integrated applicant tracking system (ATS) and human resource information system (HRIS). "
target: Zoniac Swift
Zoniac, Inc. is an IT consulting firm’s lifecycle operations system—from résumés to invoicing. The systems are delivered in the (SaaS) cloud and the Zoniac solution automates and integrates all core processes of recruiting, marketing, deploying, and managing consultants on a temporary basis.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2019 via PR Web

SageLink Capital, acquired Top Echelon Network, LLC

synopsis: SageLink Capital, a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software and technology-enabled businesses, has acquired Top Echelon Network, LLC, a provider of applicant tracking system (ATS) and split-placement network software. Top Echelon's ATS software allows recruiters to seamlessly track and manage candidates through the hiring process.
buyer: SageLink Capital
SageLink Capital is a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software and technology-enabled businesses. The firm focuses on middle-market companies and provides a range of capital solutions including capital for buyouts, growth initiatives, and add-on acquisitions. "
target: Top Echelon Network, LLC
Top Echelon is a leading provider of applicant tracking system (ATS) and split-placement network software. Top Echelon helps recruiters to make more placements. Their ATS software allows users to seamlessly track and manage candidates through the hiring process.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Access Group, acquired Microdec Plc

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK's leading providers of software to growing mid-market businesses, has acquired Microdec, a UK-based provider of business management and CRM software for the recruitment industry. Microdec's customisable software allows their customers to find suitable candidates for roles quickly and with ease.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions include ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Microdec Plc
Microdec is a UK-based provider of business management and CRM software for the recruitment industry. Their customisable software allows their customers to find suitable candidates for roles quickly and with ease. Microdec allows recruitment companies to work more effectively and efficiently.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2018 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Invenias

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Invenias, a UK-headquartered provider of cloud-based software for executive search firms.
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: Invenias
The Invenias cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring enables executive search firms, specialist recruitment companies and in-house executive talent acquisition teams effectively run their business.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/11/2018 via PR Web

Mountview Partners LLC, acquired TargetRecruit

synopsis: Mountview Partners, a family investment firm specializing in vertical niche software, is pleased to announce that it has acquired TargetRecruit, a leading provider of software for staffing and recruiting firms built on the Salesforce platform.
buyer: Mountview Partners LLC
Mountview Partners was formed in 2017 by two former software executives that have successfully operated and grown vertical niche software companies. The company is based in Houston. Its two partners are Jonathan Ross and Andy Wigderson. "
target: TargetRecruit
TargetRecruit is a leading provider of software for staffing and recruiting firms built on the Salesforce platform. The company has offices in San Francisco and Bangalore, India.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Insight Venture Partners, will acquire Bullhorn, Inc

synopsis: Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm, will acquire Bullhorn, the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry, from Vista Equity Partners. The entire management team will remain with the company.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm founded in 1995. They have raised more than $13 billion and invested in more than 250+ growth-stage software, internet, and data services companies. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry. More than 7,000 staffing companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to drive sales, build relationships, and power their recruitment processes from end to end.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/11/2017 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired Connexys

synopsis: Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that Bullhorn International has acquired Connexys, the Dutch market leader in solutions for talent sourcing, selection and retention.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in CRM and operations software for the recruitment industry. More than 7,000 staffing companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to drive sales, build relationships, and power their recruitment processes from end to end. "
target: Connexys
Connexys is the Dutch market leader in solutions for talent sourcing, selection and retention. Since 2001 they are continuously innovating recruiting solutions that help organizations with smart recruitment, matching and sharing of candidates with partner organizations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/15/2017 via BusinessWire

Peoplenet, acquired Fyre LLC

synopsis: Peoplenet, a leading provider of cloud-based workforce management solutions, announced the acquisition of Fyre, a staffing technology firm that optimizes the candidate search and placement process with efficient integrations connecting Vendor Management Systems, Applicant Tracking Systems, and Job Boards directly with Staffing Software platforms.
buyer: Peoplenet
Peoplenet was founded with the goal of simplifying the function of time keeping so that business leaders could get back to managing people. Peoplenet offers automated, fully-hosted time and attendance solutions that are simple and help staffing agencies provide their clients with excellent service. "
target: Fyre LLC
Fyre builds smart software tools that elevate and accelerate talent acquisition for the staffing industry. Fyre transforms recruitment processes that are slow and labor intensive to give staffing firms and their recruiting teams greater speed, higher accuracy and better insight.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/1/2016 via Company Press Release

AdaptIT Holdings Limited, acquired EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd

synopsis: Adapt IT, a provider of specialised software solutions and services to the Education, Manufacturing, Energy and Financial Services sectors, acquired EasyRoster, a provider of rostering optimisation software solutions. The transaction was effective 1 August 2016.
buyer: AdaptIT Holdings Limited (JSE:ADI:$97.24)
Adapt IT provides a variety of specialised IT software solutions & services to Education, Manufacturing, Financial Services & Energy sector clients. Adapt IT’s services & solutions span the complete software IT life cycle, from consulting & app design & development, through to delivery & support. "
target: EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd
EasyRoster is the leading provider of rostering optimisation software services to staffing solutions businesses in South Africa and the rest of Africa. EasyRoster has more than 20 years’ experience in providing a niche software solution for rostering.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/4/2016 via Company Press Release

LinkedIn Corporation, will acquire Connectifier, Inc.

synopsis: Connectifier, a technology recruiting startup business, is to be acquired by LinkedIn, a company that operates an online professional network worldwide. Connectifier, Inc. develops an online platform for discovering, qualifying, and connecting with candidates among various recruiting technologies.
buyer: LinkedIn Corporation (LNKD:$3,213.87)
LinkedIn Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates an online professional network worldwide. The company allows members to create, manage, and share their professional identity online; build and engage with their professional networks; and access shared knowledge and insights. "
target: Connectifier, Inc.
Connectifier, Inc. develops an online platform for discovering, qualifying, and connecting with candidates among various recruiting technologies. Its platform helps recruiters find, qualify, and contact job candidates by leveraging a database of candidate profiles directly.
price ($mm)
$142
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2016 via Company Press Release

PrismHR, acquired Summit Software

synopsis: PrismHR, the leading provider of cloud-based HR software for human resource outsourcing companies announced that it has acquired Summit Software. Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries.
buyer: PrismHR
PrismHR creates exceptional software and services, empowering human resource outsourcing organizations such as Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) and Administrative Service Organizations (ASOs) to deliver world-class HR, benefits and payroll to small and medium businesses. "
target parent: Corporate Resource Services, Inc.
target: Summit Software
Summit Software provides enterprise software applications for the PEO and staffing industries. Included in its suite of products is the Summit APEX payroll processing system, StaffSoft candidate tracking system and client contact management, general ledger and web self-service modules.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/6/2015 via BNC Analysis

Access Technology Group, acquired First Choice Software Ltd

synopsis: Access Group, a provider of integrated business management software, has acquired recruitment technology specialists First Choice Software. First Choice Software provides a recruitment software engine, alongside ongoing service and support, to some of the largest staffing firms in operation across the UK.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Technology Group
Access is a leading author of integrated business management software. The portfolio spans solutions for ERP, finance, HR, payroll, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation and manufacturing. "
target: First Choice Software Ltd
First Choice Software provides a recruitment software engine, alongside ongoing service and support, to some of the largest staffing firms in operation across the UK.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

Like WorkN


read more

WorkN

Sirenum

TargetRecruit

eStaff365

de Poel

PrismHR

Herefish

Zoniac Swift

Top Echelon Network, LLC

Microdec Plc

Invenias

Bullhorn, Inc

Connexys

Fyre LLC

EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd

Connectifier, Inc.

Summit Software

Summit Software

MaxHire

Sendouts

read more

WorkN

read more

WorkN

COMPAS

Applied Systems Technology

Avionté

read more

WorkN

Bond International Software Group

PrismHR

Avionté

VCG, LLC

DataForce Systems

Sirenum

Herefish

Zoniac Swift

Top Echelon Network, LLC

Microdec Plc

Invenias

TargetRecruit

Bullhorn, Inc

Connexys

Fyre LLC

EasyRoster Software (Pty) Ltd

Connectifier, Inc.

Summit Software

First Choice Software Ltd

Geography
Matching Companies
Ticker: ASX:DTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Damstra
Damstra
Damstra is a global leader in workforce management, compliance, and safety management. Through their unique, integrated workplace management platform, Damstra delivers powerful solutions that radically transform the way organisations manage, track and protect the entire workplace.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$12.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.80)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: GB:DSG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dillistone Group PLC
Dillistone Group PLC
Dillistone Group Plc, through its subsidiaries, provides computer software and related support services to executive search firms, and in-house executive search and source teams in the United Kingdom, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the United States, and the Asia Pacific.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$13.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.03
EBIT ($mm)
$2.44
Net Income ($mm)
$1.78
Employees
94
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: APPF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AppFolio
AppFolio creates comprehensive, easy-to-use, cloud-based business software solutions for vertical markets. AppFolio's products include cloud-based property management software (AppFolio Property Manager) and cloud-based legal practice management software (MyCase).
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$288.83
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.06
EBIT ($mm)
$13.39
Net Income ($mm)
$30.65
Employees
1370
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: GB:DSG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dillistone Group PLC
Dillistone Group PLC
Dillistone Group Plc, through its subsidiaries, provides computer software and related support services to executive search firms, and in-house executive search and source teams in the United Kingdom, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the United States, and the Asia Pacific.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$13.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.03
EBIT ($mm)
$2.44
Net Income ($mm)
$1.78
Employees
94
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: ASX:DTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Damstra
Damstra
Damstra is a global leader in workforce management, compliance, and safety management. Through their unique, integrated workplace management platform, Damstra delivers powerful solutions that radically transform the way organisations manage, track and protect the entire workplace.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$12.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.80)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: PAY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paymentus Corporation
Paymentus Corporation
Paymentus is a leading provider of cloud-based bill payment technology and solutions. The company's omni-channel platform provides consumers with easy-to-use, flexible and secure electronic bill payment experiences through their preferred payment channel and type.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$346.16
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.83
EBIT ($mm)
$17.33
Net Income ($mm)
$10.46
Employees
843
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: APPF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AppFolio
AppFolio creates comprehensive, easy-to-use, cloud-based business software solutions for vertical markets. AppFolio's products include cloud-based property management software (AppFolio Property Manager) and cloud-based legal practice management software (MyCase).
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$288.83
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.06
EBIT ($mm)
$13.39
Net Income ($mm)
$30.65
Employees
1370
  • drill down
  • watch
Ticker: US:SENCF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Serenic Corporation
Serenic Corporation
Serenic is an international software company that conducts its operations through three active wholly owned subsidiaries: Serenic Software, Inc. ("SSI"), Serenic Canada Inc. ("SCI") and Serenic Software (EMEA) Limited ("SSE").
year
2008
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
  • drill down
  • watch