PeopleMatter, a Charleston, S.C.-based provider of a workforce management platform for the service industry, raised $16m in Series E funding.
The round was led by StarVest Partners, with participation from existing investors C&B Capital, Harbert Venture Partners, Intersouth Partners, Morgenthaler Ventures, Noro-Mosley Partners and Scale Venture Partners. With this investment, StarVest Founder and General Partner Deborah Farrington, joined PeopleMatter’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to launch new products, invest in sales and marketing, and expand internationally.
Led by Nate DaPore, President and CEO, PeopleMatter provides a cloud based hiring, training, scheduling and communication platform that automates and streamlines processes and paperwork, companywide.
The company recently acquired assessment provider PeopleClues, which had customers located in Australia, Canada, China, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
Clients include Comfort Inn, Firehouse Subs, Five Guys, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, IHOP, Jack in the Box, Jiffy Lube, Kids Quest, Marriott, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Wendy’s.