Watch BranchOut CEO Rick Marini on TWiST Today at 1pm PT

Rick Marini, founder and CEO of BranchOut, will be on This Week in Startups episode #205 today at 1pm PT.

Rick founded the professional networking service on Facebook in July 2010. BranchOut leverages users' Facebook relationships to help them find jobs, endorse friends and more. When users sign up for the BranchOut app, they transform their Facebook profile into a professional profile.

In October, BranchOut launched the first enterprise software product available on Facebook, RecruiterConnect, to help match recruiters with job candidates [ read about RecruiterConnect on LAUNCH ].
Before creating BranchOut, Rick founded social entertainment site SuperFan, which developed social games and Facebook. SuperFan's clients included CBS, MTV, Universal Music and Warner Music.

BranchOut has received $24M in funding to date from investors including Accel Partners, Dave Morin and Redpoint Ventures.

Watch TWiST episode #205 here at 1pm PT or join the chat on,Ustream, YouTube Live or Chill. Also, be sure to subscribe to the TWiST audio and video podcasts in iTunes.


Rick Marini, CEO and founder
Twitter: @rmarini