Sprockets Announces $3.4 Million Venture Raise

By: GSR Industry News

Sprockets announced a $3.4mm venture raise, allowing them to further drive innovation in the hourly workforce and empower their customers to hire applicants that are the precise fit for their needs. Lytical Ventures of New York City led this round of investment for the SaaS company after they had such a successful year despite the global pandemic. Due to their growth before and during COVID-19, Sprockets showed strong demand from verticals dependent on the hourly workforce with high employee turnover. This raise sets them up for significant expansion within the foodservice, healthcare, and hospitality markets. AJ Richichi, CEO of Sprockets, shares his thoughts on what this investment means for the company and its mission: “We started Sprockets to make a profound change to a hiring process that is plagued with inefficiencies and bias. This investment changes the scale of that mission, and we were thrilled to find partners that believe […]

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Rising Through Resilience; Five Things You Can Do To Become More Resilient

By: Fotis Georgiadis

Be authentic to your brand. So many times, I have seen success prevail when you go back to the fundamentals of your business, getting everyone on the same page and demonstrating the grit to see that through will make all the difference. In this interview series, we are exploring the subject of resilience among successful business leaders. Resilience is one characteristic that many successful leaders share in common, and in many cases it is the most important trait necessary to survive and thrive in today’s complex market. I had the pleasure of interviewing Nick Platt. As the CEO and Chief Creative Officer of LO:LA, Nick Platt is carrying out a lifelong ambition to not only re-imagine advertising creative that resonates but is also “Made with Love.” With a career spanning two continents and three decades, Nick Platt creates magic in the moments that matter. Prior to founding LO:LA Nick was Executive Creative […]

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Top Digital Agencies names LO:LA #1 web design agency

The home of the world’s top digital agencies ranks the best web design agencies from around the world. Whether you’re looking for web design agencies for a Fortune 500 company or looking for the best website design companies for small business, we’ve got you covered with this list of the top 10 from TDA. Visit the Site >VIEW article

Winners of the 16th Annual Davey Awards have been announced

THE DAVEY AWARDS ANNOUNCES WINNERS BEST IN SHOW WINNERS UNVEILED, GOLD AND SILVER AWARD RECIPIENTS ALSO NAMED New York, NY (October 20, 2020) – Winners of the 16th Annual Davey Awards have been announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. With nearly 2,000 entries from across the U.S. and from around the world, the Davey Awards honors the finest creative work from the best small shops, firms, and companies worldwide. Please visit www.daveyawards.com to view the full winners list. The Daveys are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA). The AIVA is an invitation-only member-based organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current membership represents a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Spotify, Majestyk, Big Spaceship, Nissan, Tinder, Conde Nast, Disney, Microsoft, […]

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