Work Today Finds $1.1M For Labor Marketplace

Santa Monica-based Work Today, a startup that has launched an online, labor marketplace targeted at blue collar workers, has raised $1.1M in a seed funding round, the company is announcing this morning. The funding came from Mucker Capital, Social Capital, Hone Capital (formerly CSC Venture Capital), E-Merge, and GAN Ventures. Work Today is led by Joe Nigro, who previously had been at HomeHero and Handy. According to Work Today, it is emerging from beta mode with the announcement of the funding. Work Today helps blue collar workers find jobs in construction, demolition, and warehousing, along with other similar areas. More information »