gr8 People Names Rachael McCarthy CFO to Take Company through Next Phase of Growth

Veteran technology executive brings extensive financial and operational experience

PHILADELPHIA, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- gr8 People Inc., a leader in enterprise recruiting software for Corporate and Recruiting Process Outsourcing (RPO) Enterprises, announced today the appointment of Rachael McCarthy as their new Chief Financial Officer. Rachael joins gr8 People as a senior software executive, CFO and attorney with over 25 years of experience building and scaling high growth technology companies, with both publicly traded and private-equity-backed organizations.  

Ms. McCarthy, most recently the CFO of CloudLock Inc. (acquired by Cisco in 2016), has held various senior management roles, including Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel and Vice President of Business Development. She has worked in fast growing software and SaaS companies, including General Counsel of two software companies (Unica Corporation and Restrac/WebHire, Inc.) from very early stages through their initial public offerings.

"Rachael is an exceptional leader with a track record of tremendous success, and she will be a great partner to help drive gr8 People’s vision, strategy, and operations to reach our long-term goals," said Diane Smith, CEO, gr8 People. "Rachael joins gr8 People at an exciting point in our journey to build a differentiated company creating the future of Talent Acquisition Technology.”

"I'm thrilled to join the leadership team to help accelerate its growth," said Rachael McCarthy, CFO, gr8 People. "Being part of a company that is changing a market like gr8 People, in an industry where I found my roots, is an opportunity that only comes around once,” she continued, “The team has performed exceptionally, proven by its consistent and rapid growth, commitment to innovation, and near 500% growth over the last year alone. I look forward to helping drive the expansion of the business while investing in innovative investments for future growth in the enterprise marketplace."

About gr8 People
gr8 People is 100 percent purpose-built to deliver the unfair advantage companies demand to compete for talent around the world. It’s the enterprise platform that brings CRM, recruitment marketing, hiring and onboarding together; connecting entire talent ecosystems into one-experience of performance, agility and results. It’s everything talent professionals need to Recruit gr8. Worldwide. (

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