Topia & Workday Ventures: A Smart Combination for Global Mobility & Enterprise Success
By Sean Pratt
Sep 18, 2018
Today, we are extremely pleased to announce that Topiahas been chosen as one of the newest partners in Workday Ventures, Workday’s strategic investment arm with a mission to accelerate the growth of emerging enterprise software companies that are valuable to Workday customers and complementary to its products. Workday Ventures’ $250 million fund
invests in early to growth stage companies that will shape the next generation of enterprise technology.
As part of the partnership, we’re also building our integration with Workday, which will enable Workday customers to strategically leverage Topia’s end-to-end mobility platform.
“Companies with global operations need a simple and efficient way to move and manage global talent,” said Leighanne Levensaler, managing director and co-head of Workday Ventures. “Topia’s global mobility management suite takes the friction out of relocation, allowing employees and companies to work everywhere. That’s why we’re excited to welcome Topia as a Workday Ventures Software partner.”
This selection puts us in great company, as part of an elite group of innovators that have shown tremendous potential to disrupt the enterprise solutions landscape. “It’s an incredible honour and a testament to the power of our solution to be selected for this outstanding program alongside so many other world class partners,” said Brynne Kennedy, founder and CEO of Topia. “Workday’s investment in our software suite underscores the vital importance of an innovative, integrated, tech-driven global mobility program as part of an overall strategy for business success. We look forward to networking with the larger Workday community at Workday Rising.”
With a growing number of employees seeking mobility opportunitiesas part of their career enhancement, our solution enables companies to deliver on this critical factor in talent engagement and retention.
In addition to the capital funding, we will also have access to Workday’s deep market expertise and global reach, including the ability to tap into connections with Workday executives, customers, data scientists and technical team to build, deliver and scale future innovations. We’re thrilled about the potential this brings to our platform, Workday, and to you, our customers.
To check out our platform, stop by for a demo at our Booth #908 during Workday Rising in Las Vegas. You’ll find us in the Workday Ventures booth in the Innovation Exchange, along with many of our peers in this latest Ventures class of up-and-
coming companies. We can’t wait to meet you!
ABOUT WORKDAY RISING:
Workday Rising is Workday’s annual gathering of customers, prospective customers, partners, and employees that collaborate and learn how Workday helps organizations achieve their growth objectives and prepare for the future. Workday Rising is being held October 1-4, 2018 in Las Vegas.