Austin HR Tech Company TalentGuard Raises $4M to Accelerate Growth, Appoints Key Executives to Board

Austin, Texas – July 31, 2019 – TalentGuard, an award-winning leader in career pathing and talent management software and solutions, announced today it has raised $4M in a Series B round of financing led by LiveOak Venture Partners of Austin, Texas. The capital in this round will be used for funding strategic growth initiatives, including global sales and marketing expansion, and the acceleration of product innovation. TalentGuard will leverage artificial intelligence to help companies attract and engage employees in personalized career experiences.

Career Pathing as a Talent Imperative

Today’s workers have more transparency and choice of jobs than any generation before, which means retention is a critical component for employers across the globe. A variety of mechanisms have been deployed to keep people engaged at work, but research shows that one of the most valuable options of all is career management.

TalentGuard Closes Gap Between Talent Acquisition and Talent Management with Integration

AUSTIN, TEXAS, November 16, 2018 — TalentGuard Inc., a global provider of predictive career pathing and talent management software, has officially announced that users of TalentGuard’s talent management system can now simplify cumbersome tasks through a seamless integration with WorkDay’s Applicant Tracking System. With real-time data sharing, TalentGuard can provide comprehensive job role data with Workday to ease the frustration of creating and updating standardized job requisitions. This process is the first of its kind to close the misalignment of data between talent acquisition and talent management.

TalentGuard Will Showcase Talent Management Suite Enhancements Allowing Companies to Better Weigh Quality of Hire at HR Technology® Conference

Austin, Texas – September 06, 2018 – TalentGuard Inc., a global provider of predictive career pathing and talent management software, today announced plans to showcase enhancements to its Talent Management Suite at the HR Technology® Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas September 11-14. The enhancements add new assessment capabilities, and a more modern user interface that will improve a company’s ability to determine quality of hire, starting at the pre-hire phase.