1Huddle, a Newark, N.J.-based workforce tech company, raised $5m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Tribeca Venture Partners with participation from Humbition, NRD Capital and Newark Venture Partners.
The company intends to use the funds to increase staffing, accelerate growth, and meet global demand for its product.
Led by Sam Caucci, CEO and founder, 1Huddle provides a training solution that upskills, trains and motivates employees through the use of science-backed, quick-burst mobile games. Games focus on skills development and increasing employee performance in a variety of verticals, from sports to retail, hospitality, restaurants, healthcare, municipalities, financial services and franchises.
Clients include Audible, Novartis, the City of Newark, ESPN, Vineyard Vines, Tapestry, RWJBarnabas Health, Hyundai, Loews Hotels, Wegmans, Hand & Stone, and many others. 1Huddle also upskills employees with some of the country’s most prominent sports teams including the Golden State Warriors, Kansas City Chiefs, Madison Square Garden, Washington Capitals and Los Angeles Rams.