HireVue Gets $22M To Improve Hiring

In a big funding injection, Salt Lake City-based HireVue, the startup developer of an online platform to help companies interview prospective employees via online video, has raised $22M in a funding round. The company said the funding included $17M in a Series C equity funding, plus the remainder in a debt facility. The equity funding was led by Investor Growth Capital, and also included Granite Ventures, Peterson Ventures, Rose Park Advisors, and Silicon Valley law firm Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich and Rosati. HireVue is led by David Bradford. The round is a significant boost for the firm, which previously had only raised a total of $6M for its software-as-a-service offering. More information »