Kira Talent Overview

  • Founded
  • 2012

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 32

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Kira Talent General Information


Provider of ed-tech services intended to allow admission teams to identify applicants who will succeed in their program. The company's service is proving and utilizing the incorporation of competency-based assessments to test traits like leadership, communication skills, and motivation as part of the program's online application, combines timed video and timed written assessments with traditional admissions requirements such as test scores, essays, and reference letters, enabling users to get admission with ease.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 99 Yorkville Avenue
  • Toronto, Ontario M5R 1C1
  • Canada
+1 (877) 000-0000

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Kira Talent Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 11-Nov-2021 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series A) 10-Aug-2016 000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Seed Round 11-Mar-2015 00.00 00.000 Completed Startup
3. Seed Round 29-Nov-2012 000 00000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator 04-Oct-2012 $350K $350K Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Mar-2012 Completed Startup
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Kira Talent Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Business/Productivity Software
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Waltham, MA
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Kira Talent Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Brainshark Formerly VC-backed Waltham, MA 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
00000000+ Venture Capital-Backed Budapest, Hungary 0 000000000
000000000 00000000 Private Equity-Backed London, United Kingdom 00 00.000 000000000000 00.000
00000000000 (00000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
0000 Venture Capital-Backed Beijing, China 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Kira Talent Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Emilie Cushman Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Jamie Young Chief Revenue Officer
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Kira Talent Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Kira Talent Former Investors (15)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Ajay Agrawal Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Anthony Lacavera Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
BDC Capital IT Venture Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bisk Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Christian Lassonde Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Kira Talent Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 16-Sep-2015 0000000000 Automation/Workflow Software 00000 000
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