SCRA Technology Ventures Announces Funding
Job Market Maker Receives SC Launch Investment
Summerville, SC - As part of its ongoing efforts to grow South Carolina's high-tech economy, SCRA Technology Ventures' SC Launch program recently finalized an investment for Charleston-based company Job Market Maker. The company was accepted in the SC Launch program in December 2014.
Job Market Maker serves employers and candidates with innovative, patented software solutions to recruit talent, close skill gaps and enhance careers. The company leverages advanced analytics to improve talent acquisition
decision making, focusing on addressing a specific client need: the timely acquisition and selection of highly qualified candidates to help fulfill their business objectives. Job Market Maker's IT solution offers an efficient, cost-effective way to help employers achieve this goal.
"Job Market Maker is an innovative South Carolina company that is changing job recruitment strategies," said
SCRA CEO Bill Mahoney. "We are delighted to support high-tech companies like Job Market Maker, fulfilling our public mission to foster South Carolina's technology-based economy."
About SCRA Technology Ventures
SCRA Technology Ventures enables research commercialization and promotes the development of high tech industries, enhancing South Carolina's technology-based economy. Through its flagship SC Launch
program, this SCRA business sector makes investments in and offers support services to South Carolina's early stage, start-up technology companies.
Multiple economic impact studies show SCRA's cumulative output on South Carolina's economy to be over $19.5
billion, and that the company has helped create approximately 15,000 technology-related jobs in the state, with annual wages averaging between $55,000 and $79,000.