Topic: "Press Releases"

BraveNewTalent to Speak at Three Community Building Events

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Here are three exciting speaking opportunities for the BraveNewTalent team -- just in time for the holidays this week and next!

First, our Founder and CEO, Lucian Tarnowski, will be attending the Silicon Valley Comes to the UK event this Thursday, November 15, in London and Cambridge, where "Silicon Valley and UK leaders in entrepreneurship will lead workshops, masterclasses and lectures, with the aim to debate, discuss, create and fund today’s most disruptive technologies to change our world in the years to come."

Lucian will be speaking at the "The Future of EdTech" dinner on how the world would look should BraveNewTalent be as successful as we would like.

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BraveNewTalent Expands Platform into US and India

BraveNewTalent Expands Learning Platform, the social recruiting platform that connects people to employers, has now established its US and India presence following venture capital investment.

Lucian Tarnowski, BraveNewTalent’s CEO said: “Social recruiting is becoming mainstream.  It has landed firmly at the centre of recruitment strategies for many global employers. Our expansion into the US and Indian markets allows us to take BraveNewTalent to the global market. Recruiters now recognise the importance of developing talent communities and engaging with potential employees.

”The US expansion comes as BraveNewTalent, whose existing clients include blue chip brands such as IBM, Tesco and L’Oreal, takes part in the UK Government-backed WebMission 2011.  BraveNewTalent is one of 18 companies that are exploring opportunities for growth with key investors, potential partners and other stakeholders in Silicon Valley. BraveNewTalent’s international expansion plans are also being supported by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) who describe the company as “A technology company of exceptional potential.”

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BraveNewTalent Secures Venture Investment

BraveNew Closes VC Funding Round With NorthZone

BraveNewTalent, the social recruiting platform, has secured an undisclosed amount of venture capital funding from Northzone Ventures and two experienced angels – Pierce Casey and Mike Bourne.

Northzone is one of Europe’s leading venture funds and was first investor in companies such as Spotify, and Stepstone. As part of the investment, Bjorn Stray, Co-Founder & Partner at Northzone will be joining the BraveNewTalent board. Bjorn is one of Europe’s most experienced venture capitalists in the online recruitment sector having sat on the board of Stepstone between 1996 and 2009, and spent the first three years as Chairman. Bjorn is in a strong position to assist BraveNewTalent with its next stage of international development.

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