Joonko Diversity, Inc., a Birmingham, Alabama-based AI-powered diversity and inclusion startup, secured $2.4M in seed funding.
The round was led by the Alabama Futures Fund.
The company will use funding to scale marketing and customer acquisition efforts.
Founded in 2016 by Ilit Raz, CEO, Joonko allows provides recruiters in any organization with an automatic tool to source the most qualified applicants among diverse candidates, enabling talent acquisition teams to tap into new active candidate sources.
The tool syncs with an organization’s Applicant Tracking System, automatically connecting it to the largest pool in the US of over 12,000 active, qualified, and diverse candidates.
It is already used by companies such as Adidas, PayPal, Intuit and others.