StaffConnect Group, a San Francisco, CA- and London, UK-based provider of an enterprise mobile employee engagement platform, secured over $1m in seed funding.
Backers included Finance South East and angel investors. In conjunction with the funding, Justin Barnes, a managing partner at the venture capital firm Elixir Ventures, joined as Chairman of the Board.
The company will use the funds to accelerate further product innovation and global expansion.
Led by Bulent Osman, founder and CEO, StaffConnect delivers a cloud-hosted platform for large organizations to connect, communicate and engage their entire workforce, especially remote, non-desk employees. The mobile app gives employees access to company and user-generated content to increase loyalty and productivity. StaffConnect has customers in the manufacturing, healthcare, and non-profit industries across EMEA, North America, and AsiaPAC.