Cluster, a Los Angeles, CA-based marketplace matching Industry 4.0 skills and jobs, closed a $1.9m seed round of financing.
The round was led by billionaire Mark Cuban and ECMC Group. Additional investors include strategic edtech and workforce executives including: Frank Britt (CEO of Penn Foster), Dan Rosensweig (CEO of Chegg), Richard Sarnoff (Chairman of Media, Entertainment and Education, Americas at KKR), Mark Pincus (Founder of Zynga) and Nat Turner (CEO of Flatiron Health).
The company intends to use the funds to grow the team and expand their relationships with employers, starting with Southern California.
Led by CEO and Founder Kim Taylor, Cluster operates a marketplace matching Industry 4.0 skills to jobs in aviation, aerospace, defense and automotive companies in Southern California.