TextRecruit is a San Jose-based recruiting software company that uses mobile recruiting by text to attract and engage candidates. TextRecruit was founded in 2014 by Erik Kostelnik ( CareerBuilder, Identified) and Jed Danner. TextRecruit is a global, mobile recruiting platform that helps attract and engage candidates or employees via text message. This cloud-based software is accessible via web or the IOS/ Google Play mobile applications and helps teams centralize texting while staying compliant. TextRecruit can easily integrate with existing Applicant Tracking Systems or can be used independently by recruiters. Active clients include industry leaders like Cracker Barrel, Conway, VMware, Liberty Mutual, Next plc, inVentiv Health and others. Strategic partners include iCims, Bullhorn, Greenhouse and Beyond Career Network.
In 2015, TextRecruit won "Best Mobile Employee Engagement Platform" at the Mobile Recruitment Awards.