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SaaS platform providing employee experience and performance management solutions that drive engagement and business results.
Kazoo is a leading human resources engagement and performance SaaS platform. The Company’s all-in-one people management solution helps increase productivity, retention, and revenue, and enables companies to build a purpose-driven culture with high employee engagement and performance. Kazoo works with over 500 global customers to create rewarding and purpose-filled workplaces and helps businesses and employees achieve their potential.
Kazoo was founded in 2013 and is based in Austin, TX, with an additional office in Chicago, IL.
Vista Equity Endeavor Fund I completed its acquisition of YouEarnedIt in April 2018 and subsequently acquired HighGround in July 2018. The combined company rebranded under the name Kazoo in April 2019.
HighGround provides a real-time performance management and employee engagement platform that connects and aligns organizations through employee-driven goals, continuous check-in conversations, peer-to-peer feedback, social recognition, and pulse surveys. The platform also provides company leaders with insights and inspires employees to reach their full potential, increasing retention, productivity, customer satisfaction, and driving bottom-line business results.
Kazoo acquired HighGround in July 2018.