Fountain is a hiring automation platform for companies employing lots of hourly workers — think delivery companies, retail, call centers, and service marketplaces.

Fountain streamlines your entire recruiting process from sourcing, screening, onboarding, to everything in between.

Fountain was founded in 2014 by Keith Ryu. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with an office in London.


Fountain's all-in-one high volume hiring platform empowers the world's leading enterprises to find and hire the right people through smart, fast and seamless recruiting. Candidates can apply anytime, anywhere in minutes, right from their phone.


Fountain's advanced analytics provides end-to-end process visibility so managers can make swift, data-driven decisions. Throughout the candidate journey the openly integrated platform enables companies to find, qualify and convert more applicants.


Fountain has processed over 68M applications and helped to hire more than 9.2M workers in more than 75 countries worldwide. The platform is used by hundreds of companies worldwide, including sweetgreen, Stitch Fix, Flink and Just Eat Takeaway.


Fountain is backed by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, B Capital Group, Mirae Asset Venture Investment, Origin Ventures, DCM, Uncork Capital, Commerce Ventures, SemperVirens Venture Capital, and others. The company raised an additional $100M on Jun 15, 2022, to expand its Series C round to $185M. The additional investment brings Fountain's total funding to $219M to date.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $219M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
Related businesses