Handshake Stock

joinhandshake.comConsumer & Lifestyle / Consumer ApplicationsFounded: 2014Funding to Date: $444.84MM

Handshake was created to ensure that all college students have equal access to meaningful careers. They have an extensive network of university and employer partners which has left an impact on students, making Handshake a leading early career community in the US. This company was founded by Ben Christensen, Garrett Lord, and Scott Ringwelski in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Management Team

Jonathan Stull
Chief Operating Officer
Garett Lord
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Scott Ringwelski
Ben Christensen
Co-Founder, Vice President of People & Talent & Board Member
Brian Kreiner
Chief Financial Officer
Asif Makhani
Chief Technology Officer

Board Members

Alastair Mitchell
EQT Ventures
Ben Christensen
Toni Schneider
True Ventures
Megan Siegler
Spark Capital
Michael Lomax Ph.D
Board Member

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News Highlights

Handshake makes its first-ever acquisition with Europe in mind
Talentspace builds recruiting experiences for college students on behalf of clients like Amazon and Porsche. It is Handshake‘s first acquisition to date and follows a $200 million Series F in January that valued its business at $3.5 billion. The company recently hit $100 million in annual recurring revenue.
Job Site Handshake Joins Unicorn Board With $80M Series E
San Francisco-based Handshake announced its Series E funding of $80 million led by Spark Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners valuing the company at more than $1.5 billion. According to the company, 49 percent of U.S. college graduates from 2018-2020 received job offers for opportunities they found on Handshake.
Handshake Gets An $80 Million Cash Infusion For College Recruiting Platform
San Francisco-based Handshake has raised an $80 million Series D led by GGV Capital. 
Updated on: Sep 20, 2023