Dice.com has acquired recruiting startup getTalent
Dice.com is a website that is known for technical jobs. Dice.com has acquired getTalent. getTalent is a recruitment website where users can add something extra to their job listings and career pages. When visitors sign up, they joing a “talent community” for receiving targeted content and listings. Recruiters also use the website for looking through resumes and signing people up at job fairs.
getTalent will continue operating as a separate brand. getTalent CEO and founder Abraham Shafi will become the head of product at Dice.com. In fact, the whole five person team at getTalent will be given positions at Dice.com.
Prior to the acquisition, getTalent raised $2.6 million in funding from HR software company SuccessFactors, which was acquired by SAP. Angel investors Krutal Desai and Ray Wallin also put money into getTalent. The acquisition actually took place in October, but information was made public recently.