Teal, a Miami, FL-based company that empowers people to grow their careers on their own terms, raised $6.3m in seed funding.
The round was led by City Light Capital with participation from Rethink Education, Human Ventures, Gaingels, Pareto Ventures, Basecamp Fund, Zelkova Ventures, and angel investors like Tom Willerer (former CPO at Opendoor and Coursera), as well as previous investors including Flybridge, Lerer Hippeau, and Oceans.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its job search tools and build a recommendation engine that helps people learn the right skills to grow in their chosen career.
Led by David Fano, CEO and Founder, Teal offers a free platform of web-based career tools including a Job Tracker, Resume Builder, and Chrome extension that help people accelerate their job search.
Teal has been used by over 65,000 people to get their jobs at companies like Google, Apple, TikTok, Spotify, and Bumble.