New Freelance Marketplace Raises $13M

hr tech funding news
Read Time45 Second

VIA TECHCRUNCH: Worksome is announcing it recently closed a $13 million Series A funding round for its “freelance talent platform” — after racking up 10x growth in revenue since January 2020, just before the COVID-19 pandemic sparked a remote working boom.

The 2017 founded startup, which has a couple of ex-Googlers in its leadership team, has built a platform to connect freelancers looking for professional roles with employers needing tools to find and manage freelancer talent.

It says it’s seeing traction with large enterprise customers that have traditionally used Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to manage and pay external workforces …

Worksome focuses on helping medium/large companies — who are working with at least 20+ freelancers at a time — fill vacancies within teams rather than helping companies outsource projects, per Petersen, who suggests the latter is the focus for the majority of freelancer platforms.

FULL STORY

About Post Author

HR Tech Guy

Let's just say I'm an HR tech news junkie. HR techies unite!

RECRUITMENT MARKETPLACE


»Remote HR Talent for Hire


»Webinars for Recruiters


»Free Rejection Email Templates


»HR Podcast Directory


»Recruiting Newsletters


»RecTech PR


»Recruiting Ebooks


»Career Site Software