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Matchpoint Careers

We are the first fully-automated, online use of proven psychometrics to recruit, promote and manage high performers; eHarmony for hiring.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2009
  • Employees 7
  • Website matchpointcareers.com

Company Summary

We are eHarmony for hiring and careers. We bring the science of objective selection to hiring and talent management.

We match person and job on the proven predictors of performance used today by large companies, but at great expense and effort. We produce the same results online, affordably and at scale.

We have 10 clients, including a $1.5 million contract with Apollo Group and multiple expansion opportunities. We are now break-even.

Team

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    Paul Basile
    CEO

    Prior to Matchpoint Careers, Paul was involved in two other start-ups: a software-as-a-service business with outsourced learning management solutions, and a consulting firm providing culture change.

    Earlier, Paul was European President of DBM, a leading outplacement company. He has been President of Asia-Pacific for SHL, VP of Hay Group and head o marketing for BCG and for CSC Europe. He has a BSE from Princeton and two Masters from MIT.

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    Angus McDonald
    Chief Scientist

    Angus holds a doctorate in psychology. He has over 15 years experience in psychology-based companies; has led product design, development and marketing for psychometrics and assessment firms; has carried out many leadership assessments as a consultant; and is author of numerous published tests and questionnaires.

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    Tom Gosling
    Chief Technology Officer

    Tom is CEO of GLG New York and Managing Director of GLG London - both of which are web development agencies providing a range of services to a wide variety of clients.

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    Fionnuala O'Conor
    VP, Marketing

    Before Matchpoint Careers, Fionnuala worked in consulting with Arthur Anderson and Hay Group, in government, in two start ups and in international espionage. She graduated from Oxford University with First Class Honors, speaks five languages and lives in New York City.

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    John Hughes
    COO

    John Hughes is an experienced senior executive specializing in online web property development and transformation, brand positioning and optimization. John has been interim CEO of GlobalGrind LLC; EVP Business Development for RadarOnline.com; SVP Business Affairs and Special Media Project at American Media, Inc.; VP Entertainment Media at Hachette Filipacchi Media. John is a member of the NY and MA Bars and the NY Friars Club.

Advisors

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    Merrill Mason; Smith Anderson LLP
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    John Mulhall, CFO
    Accountant
    Unconfirmed

Previous Investors

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    Esmond Harmsworth
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    Angel Capital Goup
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    Paul Perle
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