OurPeople, the team communication and engagement platform, raises $2M – TechCrunch
OurPeople, the U.K. startup that’s built a team communication and engagement platform for desk-less workers, has raised $2 million in Series A funding. Founded in 2016 by Ross McCaw, Bristol-based OurPeople offers a secure mobile platform to let businesses communicate digitally with employees, ensuring teams can stay connected. The startup primarily works in industries with large numbers of desk-less workers, such as fitness and leisure. He reckons it’s this targeted nature and being mobile-first that sets the communication platform apart from competitors. “Generally our competitors come in one of two categories: the workplace social network or the consumer-style workplace chat groups.