Announcements Archive - HighGround

HighGround Offers Fresh Alternative to the Dreaded Performance Review with New Check-In and Feedback Offerings

Chicago, OCTOBER 4, 2016 – HighGround, the first HR platform designed for the modern employee, is excited to announce the next generation of its Check-In and Feedback products, available today. HighGround Check-In and Feedback empower employees to take ownership of their career development by initiating conversations with supervisors and soliciting feedback from peers, leading to …

Goals update announcement 2016

CHICAGO, June 6, 2016 – HighGround, the employee engagement and development platform leader, today announced an enhanced version of its goal management solution within its mobile-friendly platform. HighGround customers can now empower employees to take control of their career development using proven agile goal-setting strategies. HighGround guides employees through dynamic goal cycles, while managers and …

HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA – April 19, 2016 – HighGround, an employee engagement platform leader, today announced that customer Echo Global Logistics (NASDAQ: ECHO), will present at Bersin by Deloitte’s IMPACT 2016 on April 26 in Hollywood, Florida. Doug Waggoner, Chairman & CEO of Echo Global Logistics, and Cheryl Johnson, Senior Vice President of Talent at Echo …

HIGHGROUND CLOSES $7.6M SERIES A1 FUNDING ROUND WITH LEAD INVESTMENT FROM KDWC

CHICAGO, March 18, 2016 – HighGround, employee engagement platform leader, today announced the company has closed $7.6 million in Series A1 financing. The round was led by Chicago-based KDWC with additional investment from existing investors, including Columbus Nova Technology Partners and Lightbank. Collectively, HighGround has raised more than $19M. This new infusion of funds follows …

Criticality of Building Engaged Company Cultures Drives Record Growth for HighGround in 2015

CHICAGO, November 10, 2015 – HighGround, the leader in employee engagement cloud solutions for building highly engaged cultures, today announced the company has seen exceptional revenue growth and has dramatically increased its workforce in 2015. HighGround executives attribute the company’s rapid growth to the need to improve workplace cultures in today’s complex business environment, as …