Qwick Raises $40M in Series B Funding

Qwick, a Phoenix, AZ-based provider of an on-demand staffing platform for hospitality businesses and professionals, raised $40M in Series B funding.

The round was led by Tritium Partners, with participation from Album VC, Kickstart, Desert Angels, and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth by deepening its reach to hospitality businesses and professionals in existing markets and rapidly broadening its availability in new cities, continue to hire at its Phoenix headquarters and in market-specific locations around the country to support new and existing business partners and professionals.

Led by CEO Jamie Baxter, Qwick a staffing-as-a-service platform that connects service industry professionals directly with food and beverage shifts in real-time, provides them with the flexibility to work on their own schedules, and enables them to get paid in as little as 30 minutes after their shift.

Thousands of business partners across the U.S. currently use Qwick to solve their understaffing issues.