Global Assessor Pool LLC (dba Pinsight), a Denver, Colorado-based SaaS performance-management startup, raised $700k in its first funding.
The company intends to use the funds to invest in new sales and marketing initiatives.
Led by Martin Lanik, CEO, Pinsight provides a cloud-based technology capable of accurately “test driving” and predicting a leader’s ability to execute an organization’s specific strategies.
It utilizes realistic online workplace simulations, incorporating live web-cam role plays with certified assessors, and automatically generates practical leadership assessment reports that are tied to clients’ own strategies.
Pinsight™ combines big data, proprietary algorithms and assessor ratings to accurately identify the potential of managers, directors and executives to execute clients’ chosen strategies.
Online assessments can be scheduled globally by clients in more than 10 languages and are accessed through PCs.
Pinsight™ is managed on a virtual basis, has more than 50 employees and independent contractors, and is represented in more than 10 countries. The company’s founder and CEO, Martin Lanik, is an industrial/organizational psychologist, with a PhD from Colorado State University.