Receives funding from strategic investors
Friday, January 16, 2015
San Francisco, Calif. – MentorCloud, the leader in online mentoring, today announced that it has launched its version 2.0 next-generation knowledge sharing and social mentoring platform. The company also announced strategic investment from the Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate fund.
“MentorCloud is by far the best online mentoring platform that we had seen,” said Mr. Will Bunker, Founder of Match.com and recent investor. “Our fund invested in MentorCloud after reviewing the version 2.0 platform and we are excited about new customers that have signed on.”
Designed with the busy user in mind, the Version 2.0 platform has been designed to be tremendously user friendly, highly intuitive and offers exceptional performance in a few clicks.
The new features include:
- A library of insights to capture the collective wisdom of mentors and experts in an organization
- Roundtables for knowledge-sharing and mentoring in groups (1-to-many)
- Mentorships with ability for mentors and mentees to track tasks, share notes and even schedule meetings.
“We wanted the MentorCloud online platform to be easy to use across all devices including mobile phones, tablets and laptops.” Said Sri Peruvemba, CMO of MentorCloud. “Our redesigned Ver. 2.0 platform is aimed at turning organizations into vibrant network of sharers and learners, boosting productivity, rapid talent development and most importantly, knowledge retention.”
This new product release is timed to celebrate the power of mentorship during January, designated as the National Mentoring Month in the U.S.
MentorCloud is a Global Mentoring Network. Our cloud-based platform connects employees and entrepreneurs with relevant subject-matter experts and mentors anywhere within the organization(s) they belong to. Our vision is ‘Mentoring Beyond Borders,’ and organizations on our global network include Stanford GSB, TiE, Landolakes IDD, National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), GW Law School, TrepCamp Mexico, Yunus&Youth, University of the Witwatersrand (SA), GSI Accelerator (Portuguese speaking countries) and more.
Please visit MentorCloud.com for more details. Schedule a conversation and demo with us today or drop us an email if you are looking to unleash the power of your human capital and increase productivity, retention, and engagement in your organization.