Shiftboard, Inc., a Seattle, WA-based SaaS provider of on-demand, dynamic workforce management solutions, raised $4m in funding.
The round was led by Voyager Capital with participation from Arnold Venture Group. In conjunction with the funding, Erik Benson, Managing Director of Voyager Capital, joined Shiftboard’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth of the business.
Led by newly-appointed CEO Sterling Wilson and founder and chief product officer Bryan Lhuillier, Shiftboard provides a SaaS-based solution that automates every aspect of workforce management and includes functionality that spans people management, scheduling, time and attendance, communication and reporting.
Features include applicant tracking, employee on-boarding, credential management, real-time scheduling, time tracking, financial analysis, back-office system integration, and a set of APIs.
Shiftboard is used by workforce operations ranging from 25 to 35,000 people including those serving healthcare, technology, business, facilities services, logistics and manufacturing, security staffing, contact centers, non- profit/volunteer, municipal and education, and large events management.
Customers include SXSW, Major League Baseball Networks, Harvard University, National Australian Bank, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, CrossFit International Games, Wellness Corporate Solutions, and Security Industry Specialists.
In conjunction with the funding, Shiftboard has also added Tamara Turner as chief marketing officer and Jarrod Kleweno, vice president of inside sales.