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Taleo  (Stock symbol: TLEO ) Acquired by Oracle (2012 $ 1,900,000,000 )

4140 Dublin Boulevard, 4th Floor
Dublin, CA 94568
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Greg Santora ( CFO) James R Tolonen (Business Objects Former CFO) Gary Bloom (Symantec Former President) Jonathan Schwartz (Sun Microsystems Former President/CEO) Patrick Gross (Lovell Group Chairman) Jeffrey Stiefler (Emergence Capital Partners) Michael Tierney (OAO Kubanbank Principal) Jeffrey M Schwartz (Bain Capital Ventures Managing Director)
Former outside board: Louis Tetu (Taleo Executive Chairman) Howard Gwin (PeopleSoft Former EVP Field Operations WW) Mark A Bertelsen (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) Eric Herr (Autodesk Former President) Jim Maikranz (J.D. Edwards);  John Simon (General Catalyst);  Robert Talbot (TeleSoft Partners)
Former advisory board: Peter Cappelli (University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School);  Carolyn Boyd (Fidelity Employer Services SVP Product Development);  Sandy West (Limited Brands EVP HR);  Minerva Bronk (HP);  David Kuhl (UnitedHealth Group);  Edward Baker-Greene (Fidelity Investments);  Jon Walker (Dow Chemical Human Resources)

Business description: Taleo launched a new paradigm in recruiting and talent deployment for large enterprises, with the introduction of the Recruiter WebTop™. Recruitsoft engineers these critical business processes to increase the quality of hires throughout the corporation, increasing retention and productivity while decreasing costs enterprise-wide. Today, with the full WebTop Suite™, Recruitsoft powers staffing and talent deployment for leading companies across many industries. The WebTop Suite™ integrates and automates the recruiting supply chain to present a single solution that handles all recruiting and talent deployment needs, either automatically according to predefined scenarios or with one click, a conscious decision. Our fully configurable staffing and talent deployment workflow meets the challenges and objectives of Global 1000 corporations to create further market differentiation through excellence surrounding the corporation's most important asset: Human Capital.
Customers include: Agilent TechnologiesAlcatel-Lucent American AirlinesBlockbusterConocoPhillips Deloitte Touche TohmatsuDow ChemicalHoneywellHPKindred Healthcare Pitney Bowes Inc.Roche ToyotaWashington MutualYRC Worldwide ;  AirTran Airways ;  Alexander Mann;  Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield;  Bank Montreal;  Bombardier;  Fairmont Raffles Hotels International ;  Fortis Inc.;  Group Suez;  PAndG;  PepsiAmericas;  Serono;  The Gillette Company;  Thomson;  UnitedHealth Group;  Yellow Corporation
Partners include: DDI;  Arthur Andersen;  eQuest ;  Intercontinental Hotels Group ;  Recruit USA

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Jan 2001
Capital raised: 37.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2012 $ 1,900,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: TLEO
VCs include: TeleSoft Partners;  Omnicron Group
Corporate investors: Bain Capital VenturesGeneral Catalyst Partners;  Communicade;  Telesystem

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Record updated: Feb 2012
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 1996
Headcount: 1001-1250 as of Mar 2011
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Jan 2001
Capital Raised: 37.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Oracle (2012 $ 1,900,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: TLEO