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Marc Diouane Joins Checkr as Chief Business Officer

July 26, 2019

PCMag, Editors’ Choice Winner 2019: Checkr

June 13, 2019

Three Ways To Fight Bias in Machines

May 30, 2019

Should Uber bar felons from becoming drivers?

May 21, 2019

Checkr Sets New Trust & Safety Standard with Integrated Identity Verification

May 21, 2019

15 Minutes With Checkr’s General Counsel

May 6, 2019

Companies at TED conference aim to improve workplace, one digital tool at a time

April 16, 2019

Checkr is opening its HQ2 in Denver

April 16, 2019

World Changing Ideas 2019: Checkr

April 8, 2019

New Checkr security chief talks fairer future with AI-powered background checks

April 5, 2019

The Next Wave of Unicorn Start-Ups

February 10, 2019

Checkr CEO on Disrupting the Background Check Industry

February 1, 2019

3 Employment Screening Trends to Know Before You Hire in 2019

January 23, 2019

44 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2019

December 24, 2018

First Step Act offers second chance to job seekers with criminal records

December 20, 2018

Why Should Companies Knock on Government Doors in the First Place?

December 5, 2018

When Regulators Come Knocking, Here’s How to Deal: Tips From Checkr’s GC

October 1, 2018

With This Company’s New Tool, You Can Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

September 6, 2018

Now You Can Apply for Your Dream Apartment Online

August 6, 2018

Checkr adds ongoing screening for gig economy workers

August 5, 2018

Checkr and Uber built a service to monitor workers’ background records

July 13, 2018

How This Startup, Along With Dropbox and Facebook, Is Lowering Barriers to Entry for People With Criminal Records

May 31, 2018

This AI Tool Helps Companies Eliminate Hiring Bias in the Name of Productivity

May 30, 2018

PCMag, Editors’ Choice: Checkr

May 17, 2018

The Startup That Will Vet You for Your Next Job

April 27, 2018

Checkr CEO on disrupting the background check industry

April 12, 2018

Background checks pay for Checkr, which just rang up $100 million in new funding

April 12, 2018

Background check site Checkr lands $100 million in funding, plans to double its team this year

April 12, 2018

How To Tap Into The 70 Million Job Candidates You’re Overlooking

March 22, 2018

These Companies Leverage AI To Disrupt Background Checks

February 21, 2018

Daniel Yanisse Created Checkr To Offer More Transparency And Fairness In Background Checks

October 13, 2017

Checkr Taps Box Executive to Lead Engineering Expansion

October 5, 2017

Basic Business Services Are at the Fore of Reg-Tech

January 19, 2017

Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2016

October 19, 2016

The Gig Is Up: The Real Value Of Gig Economy Startups Isn’t The Model — It’s The Supply

August 10, 2016

Checkr’s Background Check Platform Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

June 14, 2016

The World on Demand: 23 Startups That Deliver Everything

April 7, 2016

Checkr nabs $40m to expand its background screening platform

March 23, 2016

YC-backed Checkr raises $40 million, eyes enterprise expansion

March 23, 2016

Checkr #2 in “25 hottest San Francisco Company to watch in 2016”

February 18, 2016

Once Felons, now Drivers: Uber Helps Ex-Offenders Under Prop. 47

January 21, 2016

Uber Loosens Background Check Policy For California Drivers

January 13, 2016

The Truth about Uber’s Background Checks

August 26, 2015

What is the Best Way to Keep The On-Demand Economy Safe?

August 26, 2015

New Industry piggy-backing on Uber, Airbnb

August 8, 2015

Uber’s security chief talks passenger safety, driver background checks, and California critics

July 30, 2015

Saving Landlords Up to $10,000, Cozy Launches Easier, Safer, and More Affordable Tenant Screening Tools

July 30, 2015

Police Chief Sam Dotson: Uber’s Background Checks Are “Thorough” and “Responsible”

July 21, 2015

Bon Idziak Joins Checkr as Head of Government Relations and Compliance

June 10, 2015

Checkr named as Disruptor on page 42 of Mary Meeker Internet Trends Report

May 26, 2015

Checkr Raises $9 million led by Accel for new hire background checks

October 14, 2014