An exclusive career community Doostang has raised $1.25 million in a funding round from Shasta Ventures. Doostang claims 600,000 users, up from 300,000 two years ago when it last raised funding. TheLadders.com offers online job search resources and content for the $100k+ job seekers and recruiters. Our specialized job search engines are an invaluable asset to top-earning job seekers in Sales, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Law, Technology, Operations, and all other $100k+ fields.It raised $7.25 million from Matrix Partners to start back in 2004 and has grown to 1.8 million members, not to mention 35,000 recruiters.
Shasta Ventures , helping exceptional entrepreneurs build the next generation of great companies, provided the recent round of funding, bringing Doostang’s total capital raised to $5.25 million since its founding in 2005.
In another news, Scrapblog Inc., an online service, has raised $2.5 million in a funding round led by Steamboat Ventures, the venture capital affiliate of The Walt Disney Co. and an operating system for Lists or list aggregator startup Ranker has raised $750,000 in a seed round led by Siemer Venture Capital.
What is Doostang?
Doostang is an exclusive career community that helps elite young professionals accelerate their careers. Founded in 2005 at Harvard, Stanford and MIT, Doostang was created with one goal in mind: to successfully advance ambitious young professionals in their careers.
Doostang offers its members the opportunity to search thousands of high-quality, highly relevant opportunities, and tools to leverage their inside connection to get hired.
Our rapidly-growing community of over half a million of the best and brightest continues to attract in-demand opportunities in finance, consulting, media, technology and more