The Marcus Buckingham Company Receives Investment from SurveyMonkey

Investment Banking, HR Tech, Talent Acquisition, Employee Experience, Workforce Management

February 2015 — By

Harbor View Advisors served as an advisor to TMBC, a global provider of strengths-based performance tools and content, in its investment by SurveyMonkey.

TMBC’s tools measure employee strengths, engagement and performance; and its content aims to help the team leader build each of these.  Through technology, training, coaching and consulting, TMBC supports users in building strengths-based cultures within their organizations.  TMBC will use the funds provided by SurveyMonkey to accelerate its lead in serving this pivotal but unserved market.

SurveyMonkey is the world’s leading online survey platform, with more than 2 million survey responses every day.  SurveyMonkey has revolutionized the way people give and take feedback, making it accessible, simple and affordable for everyone.  The company was founded in 1999 with a focus on helping people make better decisions, and has built technology based on over 10 years of experience in survey methodology and web development.  Customers include 99% of the Fortune 500, academic institutions, organizations and neighborhood soccer leagues everywhere.

SurveyMonkey and TMBC will begin exploring new ways to measure the pulse of workforces and deliver meaningful coaching and performance techniques to accelerate performance in any kind of organization.

Please visit for TMBC’s press release on the transaction.

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