Workshop, a startup from Omaha, secures $12 million funding to simplify internal email and communications

Workshop, a startup from Omaha, secures $12 million funding to simplify internal email and communications

Workshop, an email stage for inward correspondences, declared today that the organization has brought $12 million up in Series A subsidizing. The round was driven by McCarthy Capital out of their Arising Development system. It likewise included help from a gathering of conspicuous Midwest adventure reserves, including Ludlow Adventures and M25.

This extra round of speculation follows a seed round of $5 million in July 2022, only year and a half prior. Throughout the past year, Workshop has become one of the quickest developing inner correspondence stages, acquiring many clients and conveying messages to above and beyond 1,000,000 workers. It is currently the picked instrument for worker confronting messages at Fortune 500 organizations and name-brand associations around the world, including Father John’s, Steve Infuriate, Edelman Monetary, Northern Apparatus, Development Home loan, and that’s just the beginning.

“We are excited to continue to support Workshop as they further invest to expand their team and product,” said BJ Hansen, Managing Director at McCarthy Capital. “Workshop is committed to being the leading internal communications platform, allowing its customers to better connect and engage with their employees.”

Workshop was helped to establish in 2020 by Rick Knudtson (previous prime supporter of Flywheel), Ben Stevinson, and Derek Homann (previous pioneers behind Middle). The gathering met up with a common vision to assist different associations with making a positive, drawing in organization culture through extraordinary interior correspondence. The most recent round of speculation features Studio’s fundamental job among appropriated and worldwide groups, which frequently battle to make arrangement and convey drawing in, significant substance to their representatives.

“We’ve loved working with McCarthy Capital over the last 18 months and couldn’t be happier to continue our journey with them,” said CEO and co-founder Rick Knudtson. “Together, we share a passion for this market and a big vision for how our product can impact it. I’m excited to further invest in Workshop’s platform and teams as we pursue our mission to create more happy Mondays for employees everywhere!”

The assets will be utilized for speeding up the advancement of Studio’s not difficult to-involve answer for inside email; enrolling extra ability for the designing group; scaling Studio’s go-to-advertise endeavors, including extending deals and promoting; also, building up the client achievement group with extra help.

“Workshop is gearing up for an incredible year, and we’re excited to add even more talent to the team in Omaha and beyond,” said Chief Operating Officer and co-founder Derek Homann. “We believe in our mission to create happy Mondays for our own team, too, and can’t wait to make 2024 a year of growth, innovation, and shared success!”

Workshop likewise declared the authority send off of its new interchanges schedule highlight, which joins a set-up of work process improving devices that help inside correspondences groups deal with their messages at scale. Communicators can now see each email that has been sent and each email that is planned for one basic schedule view, guaranteeing their messages have the most obvious opportunity with regards to being perused. When matched with highlights like sharing and protection settings, dynamic conveyance records, and man-made intelligence helped content proposals, it’s not difficult to perceive how Studio can assist with overseeing inward messages across worldwide, disseminated groups and undertakings.


WORKSHOP is the best method for making, send, and measure representative messages and marked interior correspondences across circulated groups. It’s deliberately worked for inner use, with simple intuitive layouts, consequently refreshed conveyance records, and significant commitment information. It additionally coordinates with all of the inward correspondence channels you as of now use, including Slack, Sharepoint, SMS, Microsoft Groups, and that’s only the tip of the iceberg. Make each inside email an extraordinary representative involvement in Studio!


McCarthy Accomplices The executives, LLC is an enrolled venture counselor that conducts business as McCarthy Capital. McCarthy Capital, settled in Omaha, Nebraska, is centered only around lower center market organizations. For over 35 years, the McCarthy association has been collaborating with organizers, families and excellent supervisory crews to help the development of their organizations.