Category-Defining Social Talent Startup Taps Talent Management Visionary to Drive Strategy and Key Partnerships
Cloud-Based Digital Interview Platform Makes Archaic Interviewing Process Up to Ten Times Faster, Consistent and Data-Driven
WAYNE, Pa., August 27, 2012 – Kenexa Corporation (Kenexa) (NYSE:KNXA), a leading provider of recruiting and talent management solutions, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for $46.00 per share in cash in a transaction valued at approximately $1.3 billion.
Its modern-day pop-culture evangelists may not know the meaning of the economic term “creative destruction” or embrace its origins. You might not, either. That’s cool, and we don’t have to get into it, but go here and here if you’re interested in learning the history (and the irony).
In a seminal scene from the movie “Anchor Man,” the inimitable Will Ferrell, playing Ron Burgundy, tells Christina Applegate’s character, Veronica Corningstone, “I don’t know how to put this, but I’m kind of a big deal.” And the audience laughs. Being Ron Burgundy is kind of like being a large company, when it comes to employment branding. People know what you are. You don’t have to spend too much time raising awareness.
StormWind Announces 13 New Enterprise Customer Wins for Q2; Major Brands Embrace “Edutainment” for Corporate Training
US Army, Avnet, and Hershey’s Chocolate just a few of StormWind’s notable new customers
Pre-Employment Assessment Technology Strengthens Hire Quality and Customer Service
Company Recognized in Internet/E-Commerce Category at Annual Event of Orange County Technology Innovators and Educators
Company to Support Inaugural U.K. Event as Gold-Level Sponsor