Connectifier Gets $6M For Recruiting Software

Orange County-based Connectifier, a sttup founded by ex-Googlers, and which is developing search-powered recruiting software, has raised $6M in a Series A. According to Connectifier, the funding was led by True Ventures, and also included Galeo Ventures, Okapi Ventures, and angels, including Sean Ellis, Andrew Chen, Jonathan Downey, and James Hong. Connectifier is led by John Jersin, and is heavily staffed with former Google engineers, along with other computer science researchers who have worked at Apple, Amazon, LinkedIn, Microsoft, and elsewhere. Connectifier is developing tools which use search software and artificial intelligence to better help recruiers find and locate talent.