MachineMetrics Raises $11 Million in Series A Round
Graham Immerman shared that MachineMetrics, which equips factories with the digital tools needed to increase productivity and win more business, announced Tuesday it has raised $11.3 million in Series A financing. Tola Capital led the round with participation from existing investors Hyperplane Venture Capital, Long River Ventures, Mass Ventures, Hub Angels, and Firebolt Ventures. With the new funds, the company will expand its data science and product development teams while accelerating global sales.
G’Nai Blakemoore Announces Staff Award
G’Nai Blakemore announced that Mattress Firm’s senior vice president of communications and customer experience, Sunni Goodman, received two awards at the 15th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Goodman was awarded Gold for Communications/PR Campaign of the Year in the Crisis Communications category, as well as Bronze for the Media Relations category.
New Release From actiTIME
Arina Katrycheva announced the launch of the brand new version of actiTIME’s solution. Boasting a number of important improvements and new features, the new actiTIME version transforms a simple time-tracking software into a robust tool that allows users to manage work scope and monitor project workflow.
WonderBotz Hires Director of Marketing
Amahl Williams announced that WonderBotz has hired Kristina Finseth as its new director of marketing. Kristina will be leading direct marketing initiatives across all channels. She has over 10 years of marketing experience and her areas of focus are: content marketing, demand generation, PR, and RaaS/Technology. Kristina is also an active duty medic in the United States Air Force.
ForceBrands Hosts Event
Julie Fabricant shared that ForceBrands hosted an HR Collective event in New York City in November. The intimate, invitation-only event for HR professionals featured a speaker panel and breakout sessions with HR executives from leading CPG brands such as Shiseido Americas, Daily Harvest, Vital Proteins, The Boston Beer Company, and more.
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