The acquisition broadens JobGet’s portfolio of employers, enhances the social community experience, and deepens the relationship between jobseekers and employers.
May 19, 2023 — JobGet, the top mobile-first job platform, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Heroes Jobs, a social networking job platform targeted towards Gen Zs looking for retail and hospitality roles.
JobGet’s marketplace currently powers over 100,000 employers including Whole Foods, Public Storage, Taco Bell, Lovesac, and Kelly Services, to access an active community of job seekers with a reach of 65 million. JobGet is unique as it connects large and small brands with high-intent and top-quality candidates instantly. Most employers who post a job with JobGet receive their first applicant within 6 minutes.
Founded in 2019 by Tristan Petit, Cyriac Lefort, and Adrien Dewulf, Heroes Jobs provides a social app that helps GenZ job seekers build their professional footprint, get career advice, and engage with their future employers. Nearly one million users nationwide turned to the Heroes Job app, and the app has successfully serviced a variety of employers, including notable brands such as Panda Express, H&M, Inspire Brands, Chipotle, and Wendy’s.
“Over the past 4 years, we have been laser focused on building the top mobile-first job platform,” said Tony Liu, CEO of JobGet. “Today, we are thrilled to share the next exciting step in our journey with Heroes Jobs. By joining forces, we will further strengthen social connections between job seekers while deepening employer selections within JobGet’s marketplace. Strategic acquisition is a key pillar of our strategy, and we are excited to continue exploring exceptional opportunities in the HR tech space.”
“Our mission has always been to help GenZ jump start their professional life and hourly workers thrive, and we are thrilled to join forces with JobGet’s team to scale that vision further”, said Tristan Petit, Co- Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Heroes Jobs. “Marrying our social and videos-based platform with JobGet’s successful marketplace for jobs will provide an unparalleled experience for job seekers. We look forward to what we will create together.”
JobGet was advised on the transaction by Duane Morris LLP. Heroes Jobs was advised by Mayer Brown.