‹  Back to Blog

Untapped News: Untapped Joins Forces with Podium to Elevate Your Career Journey

We're excited to announce a groundbreaking milestone in our journey: Untapped has been acquired by Podium Education, the nation's fastest-growing experiential education company. This strategic move marks a significant step forward in our mission to revolutionize early career talent acquisition and close the gap between education and employment.

At Untapped, our mission has always been to connect students with transformative career opportunities, and joining forces with Podium Education allows us to amplify that mission on a larger scale. Together with Podium, we aim to provide students, regardless of their majors, with access to in-demand skills, real-world experience, and direct connections to fulfilling careers. 

Independently, Untapped has supported 730,000+ early career candidates and has brokered over 50,000 job placements in the past 6 years. By joining Podium, our customers will now be able to engage directly with undergrads in the classroom and to scale early career recruitment at universities across the nation. Under the expanded brand, students will enjoy the benefit of showcasing their resumes to leading employers and having access to more potential career opportunities.

Untapped’s co-founders, Adam Gefkovicz and Tariq Meyers, will join Podium’s executive team to expand our employer network and enhance our platform's offerings.

For more information, check out the announcement here.

Hundreds of company partners are using our platform to connect, source, and engage top underrepresented talent, and even more are already a part of our Communities.

23andMe
Stripe
Cruise
JP Morgan
Qualcomm

Stop setting diversity goals.
Start meeting them.

Join hundreds of businesses, from startups to Fortune 500 companies, using our platform to build diverse teams
See it in action