Paradox, a Scottsdale, Arizona-based AI company that helps companies capture and screen candidates, improve conversions, and answer all candidate questions, raised $200 million in Series C funding to create the future of recruiting through conversational AI.
The round was co-led by Stripes, Sapphire, and Thoma Bravo, with participation from Workday Ventures, Indeed, Willoughby Capital, Twilio Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, Geodesic, Principia Growth, DLA Piper Venture Fund, and current investor Brighton Park Capital.
Company: Paradox, Inc
Round: Series C
Funding Month: December 2021
Lead Investors: Stripes, Sapphire, and Thoma Bravo
Additional Investors: Workday Ventures, Indeed, Willoughby Capital, Twilio Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, Geodesic, Principia Growth, DLA Piper Venture Fund, and current investor Brighton Park Capital
Company Website: https://www.paradox.ai/
Software Category: Conversational recruiting software platform
About the Company: Paradox is developing a conversational recruiting software platform to drive automation with a human touch, led by creator and CEO Aaron Matos. Olivia, the company's conversational assistant, works with global clients with hiring needs spanning high-volume hourly and high-skilled professional roles, easing tasks like screening, interview scheduling, and more through mobile-first engagements. Paradox, which is based in Scottsdale and has offices in Chicago, Baltimore, Tel Aviv, Singapore, and Vietnam, is hiring for a variety of positions across the company, with a focus on client success, sales, implementations, product management, and technical product roles, talent, marketing, engineering, and more.