Jobfox Pounces A $20 Million Series C Investment

Posted Jan 7, 2008

Jobfox, is a Washington D.C.-based career web site that has a staff of 50.  Jobfox was started by Rob McGovern, founder and former Chairman/CEO of CareerBuilder.com.  The company trys to match people with ideal jobs based on The 10 Dimensions of a Good Job Fit (sm).  The company has announced today that they have raised $20 million in Series C funding.  Draper Fisher Jurvetson led the round and Mark Bailey will be taking a board seat for Jobfox.

Menlo Ventures and New Enterprise Associates also returned for the investment.

Jobfox will open new offices New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, Dallas and Houston with the funding.  These offices join their other U.S.-based offices in Atlanta, Boston, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. [Information Source: Private Equity HUB].

Jobfox may also expand internationally through a partnership with an Australian company.  Jobfox has raised about $40 million since their initial funding.