“With Irina assuming the CEO role, we have a determined, passionate leader to take CareerBuilder’s strategy and innovative technology solutions to the next level, and continue helping people and businesses succeed in the new world of work,” said Matt Ferguson, current CEO of CareerBuilder.
Leena AI’s Co-founder Adit Jain commented that the investors include individuals and groups with a rich knowledge base and experience in the startup industry. Jain emphasized that most of their funds are from the Valley, while investors from the Latin America, Indonesia, Middle East, and India also joined the round.
SmashFly CEO Thom Kenney said, "We've advanced our CRM platform with assistive intelligence and streamlined UX to make talent acquisition teams more efficient and the candidate experience more impactful."
Currently, Dupree oversees infrastructure, development opportunities, cloud, and security. He continues to strengthen CareerBuilder's global IT and information security vision, policies, and programs, which keep CareerBuilder clients and users protected in a safe ecosystem.
The platform has been developed using the latest digital technologies, to create an online gamified portal, where students will find resources to help them enhance these essential professional skills, while still having fun.
"Now we can help leadership understand whether high performers at a company feel that they're getting enough recognition, or whether a certain manager isn't empowering their team enough," said Jack Altman, CEO & Co-Founder of Lattice.