OVIA Raises Funding

San Francisco-based OVIA, a developer of a video-based, jobs and recruiting service, said today that it has raised a first funding round. The round was led by DCM. OVIA offers up an online service which allows companies to conduct online, video interviews, helping companies to sort out job candidates without requiring in-house interviews. The firm said the funding will go towards its technology, sales and marketing, and for bolstering its employees. The firm says its clients include Groupon, Intel, and Salesforce. Size of the funding was not disclosed. The firm is headed by Rodrigo Martinez. OVIA's competitors include HireVue, another online video interview firm. More information »