CARLSBAD, Calif., April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nimble Software Systems, Inc., DBA NimbleSchedule, a suite of cloud based workforce optimization applications, today announced $4 million in Series A by SEEK LTD, a global leader in online employment marketplaces. The investment will support ongoing technology development and marketing to improve the company's customer experience and accelerate global expansion. The funding round closed on April 16, 2016.
Since launching in 2012, NimbleSchedule has experienced great adoption by businesses in retail, hospitality, healthcare, education, government and services that strive for a competitive advantage. Nimble's applications provide a relevant and timely solution for some of today's most pressing staffing issues.
"NimbleSchedule is one of the most innovative and effective solutions available and we are pleased to support further innovation and development," said Ronnie Fink, Corporate Development Director at SEEK LTD.
"We are delighted to partner with SEEK whose commitment to continued innovation will assist us in meeting the unique functionality requirements of SMBs," said Sasha Poljak, NimbleSchedule CEO. "We believe this round of investment validates our vision to become a global leader in workforce management. Our expertise in leveraging big data and machine learning will help businesses optimize their labor forces, leading to productivity and service level improvements by scheduling the best performing employees at the right time."
About SEEK LTD
SEEK is a diverse group of companies that have a unified purpose to help people live more fulfilling and productive working lives and help organizations succeed. The Group encompasses a strong portfolio of employment, education and volunteer businesses which span across Australia, New Zealand, China, India, Brazil, Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, South Africa, Kenya, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore. SEEK makes a positive impact on a truly global scale with exposure to over 4 billion people and greater than 30% of Global GDP. http://www.seek.com.au/investor/about-us
About Nimble Software Systems
NimbleSchedule is a brand of Nimble Software Systems, Inc. NimbleSchedule is an intuitive, web-based employee scheduling and time & attendance solution that helps companies streamline and automate their workforce operations. For more information about the company's products, please visit: www.nimbleschedule.com. You may also connect with Nimble on Facebook (facebook.com/nimbleschedule) and Twitter (twitter.com/nimbleschedule).
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