SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HireVue, the Team Acceleration Company whose technologies build and coach the world's best teams, today announced a partnership with TalentA, the premier HR software distribution company in Japan. TalentA will deliver HireVue's award-winning digital video, mobile and predictive analytics solutions to help organizations across Japan build and coach incredible teams. HireVue currently connects more than 550 organizations with millions of candidates across 180 countries. HireVue's mobile candidate app - which levels the playing field for candidates, making it more fair and convenient for them to tell their story - is one of the fastest growing and highly rated mobile apps in both the Apple and Google Play stores.
TalentA's delivery of HireVue's solutions will help organizations address critical talent challenges in the Japanese market, including its aging population - the fastest growing in the world - and the demand for talent to support major upcoming events including The Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the Olympics in 2020.
TalentA is backed by SunBridge, which has a successful track record of bringing disruptive technologies into the Japanese market, having partnered other major software players such as Salesforce, Concur and Marketo, among others. The HireVue solution is fully available in Japanese, and TalentA will provide comprehensive service from implementation and delivery through to support.
"The partnership with HireVue gives TalentA the ability to help Japanese companies create a competitive advantage through the use of predictive analytics, video and digital tools. As the second largest software market in the world by revenue, the Japanese market offers huge potential to companies like HireVue, who are delivering incredible value to organizations," said Ichiro Ishibashi, Chairman, TalentA. "HireVue has proven its value in the global markets and Japanese companies are ready to take on their suite of best-in-class solutions."
"We're thrilled to partner with TalentA to support Japanese organizations who want to embrace a more modern, mobile, and predictive way to build incredible teams, and provide an exceptional candidate experience," said Mark Newman, Founder and CEO, HireVue. "HireVue has been on a steady path of expansion throughout both Europe and Asia over the past year, adding Qantas, Vodafone, Mitre 10 and other top companies to our roster of global customers. We're thrilled to continue our growth and equip Japanese companies with critical solutions to allow them to best compete and address today's top talent challenges."
HireVue is making business personal again through social, mobile and video enriched workplace interactions. Its Team Acceleration software empowers managers across the enterprise to make faster, smarter hiring decisions, leaning on predictive analytics, video and digital tools to provide deeper insight into talent success. Meanwhile it lets people tell their story and demonstrate their talents—all at the speed, quality and consistency of digital. HireVue was named among the top 10 "America's Most Promising Companies" by Forbes and a top 50 company in Deloitte's Annual Fast 500. Join HireVue customers including American Express, Hilton Worldwide, UnitedHealth Group, Chipotle Mexican Grill, and Under Armour, that are reimagining recruiting and putting the personal back in business. Visit www.hirevue.com for more information.
TalentA is the premier distribution company for HR technology in Japan. The company invests in and distributes Asia-developed software alongside cutting edge U.S. point solutions for use by companies looking for an Asian-focused solution to their people management challenges. TalentA was founded by SunBridge a Japan/US venture capital and professional services firm which also successfully co-founded salesforce.com Japan, Marketo Japan, and Demandware Japan focused on sales automation technology as well as Concur Japan and Kyriba Japan focused on financial technology. With its headquarters in Tokyo, and offices in Osaka and Singapore, TalentA counts clients such as Ricoh and Toyota Tsuhuo amongst its portfolio of accounts. Visit www.talenta.co.jp, www.sunbridge.com and www.sunbridgepartners.com for more information.