Kronos

Kronos is a provider of cloud-based workforce and human capital management solutions for enterprises and businesses. Read more

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Kronos

Kronos is a provider of cloud-based workforce and human capital management solutions for enterprises and businesses. Read more

Aron J. Ain's photo - Chairman & CEO of Kronos

Chairman & CEO

Aron J. Ain

CEO Approval Rating

89/100

Founded:

1977

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Workday is the top competitor of Kronos. Workday was founded in 2005, and its headquarters is in Pleasanton, California. Like Kronos, Workday also operates in the Enterprise Software field. Workday has 200 fewer employees than Kronos.

ADP is seen as one of Kronos's top competitors. ADP was founded in Roseland, New Jersey} in 1949. Like Kronos, ADP also works within the HR Software field. Compared to Kronos, ADP generates $11.2B more revenue.

Epicor is Kronos's #3 rival. Epicor's headquarters is in Austin, Texas, and was founded in 1972. Epicor is in the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) field. Epicor generates 23% of Kronos's revenue.

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Kronos Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Optimum Solutions, Inc.

Oct 2019

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undisclosed
Optimum HRIS is a provider of human capital management, payroll and timekeeping solutions for enterprises.
Advanced Payroll Systems

Apr 2018

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undisclosed
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Digital Instinct

Jul 2017

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undisclosed
Digital Instinct is a provider of human capital and workforce management solutions for casinos and casino resorts.
Financial Management Solutions, Inc.

Jan 2017

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undisclosed
FMSI is a provider of workforce management and analytics applications for the credit union and retail banking industry.
Datamatics Management Services, Inc.

Oct 2016

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undisclosed
Datamatics provides employee tracking and labor management solutions for businesses.

These are all the companies that Kronos has acquired. Kronos has acquired 11 companies and its latest acquisition was Optimum Solutions, Inc. in Oct 2019. Optimum HRIS is a provider of human capital management, payroll and timekeeping solutions for enterprises.

Kronos Funding History

Since Kronos was founded in 1977, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kronos has raised $750.0M. Kronos' funding round was on Feb 2014 for a total of $750.0M

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FUNDING DATE

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Equity
Feb 2014
$750M

The Blackstone Group L.P.

Since Kronos was founded in 1977, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kronos has raised $750.0M. Kronos' funding round was on Feb 2014 for a total of $750.0M

Kronos Investments

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These are all the companies that Kronos has invested in. Kronos has invested 11 companies and its latest investment was Optimum Solutions, Inc. in Oct 2019. Optimum HRIS is a provider of human capital management, payroll and timekeeping solutions for enterprises.

Kronos News

September 30, 2020Silicon Valley Daily

Kronos Workforce Dimensions Technology Partners Simplify IT Experience to Drive Employee Engagement

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#EntApps--Fostering a highly collaborative community of technology pa... See more »
September 30, 2020The Retail Bulletin

Kronos and Ultimate Software unveil plans to rebrand as "UKG"

Company launches new brand identity to chart path forward as one of world's largest cloud companies. ... See more »
September 24, 2020Wirth Consulting

Konica Minolta Partners with Kronos for Return-to-Work Solutions

On September 23rd, Kronos Incorporated and Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. announced a... See more »
September 22, 2020Employee Benefits

Ultimate Software and Kronos ensures carers are at the heart of benefits strategy

Kronos Incorporated and Ultimate Software, soon to be known as Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG), has thoug... See more »
September 21, 2020propertyfundsworld

Nuveen Real Estate and Kronos form a BTR JV targeting EUR1bn portfolio

Nuveen Real Estate and Kronos form a BTR JV targeting EUR1bn portfolio Submitted 21/09/2020 - 4:40pm ... See more »
September 21, 2020MarketScreener

13,000-Employee Consumer and Commercial Services Company Rollins Inc. Uses UltiPro to Effectively Manage Its Human Capital

(marketscreener.com) Ultimate Software, a leading global provider of human capital management and emp... See more »
August 30, 2020Chain Store Age

Kronos, Ultimate Software rebrand as new company following merger

A $22 billion workforce management technology provider will be known as UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group).... See more »

Kronos Blogs

September 21, 2020Kronos Blog

Sustaining Clinical Efficiency Amid COVID-19: Kronos and Tenet Healthcare Deliver AONL 2020 Virtual Session

Kronos Incorporated, which will become UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) on Oct. 1 following its merger wit... See more »
September 16, 2020Kronos Blog

Gilbert Goes Digital: Booming Arizona Town Migrates Workforce Technology to the Cloud, Launches Workforce Dimensions from Kronos

Kronos Incorporated today announced that Gilbert, Arizona - a high-performing service organization an... See more »
September 15, 2020Kronos Blog

Shift Recovery Pauses for Labor Day as Businesses Hope to Shake Off Sluggish Summer Growth

According to the U.S. Workforce Activity Report for Sept. 7-13 from Kronos Incorporated - which will ... See more »
September 15, 2020Kronos Blog

Physical Safety, Psychological Security, Job Stability: Employees Worldwide Share Top COVID-19 Concerns for the Workplace of Today and Tomorrow

In a sweeping survey of employees and business leaders across 11 nations, The Workforce Institute at ... See more »
August 28, 2020Kronos Blog

Kronos and Ultimate Software Unveil Plans to Rebrand as "UKG"

Ultimate Software and Kronos Incorporated today announced plans to rebrand the company. The combined ... See more »
August 25, 2020Kronos Blog

Average Weekly Shift Work Growth for August Hovers at 1%

According to the U.S. Workforce Activity Report from Kronos Incorporated for Aug. 17-23, shift work v... See more »
August 24, 2020Kronos Blog

Kronos Wins Great Place to Work Accolades in Every Country

Kronos Incorporated today announced it has once again been named a great place to work in every count... See more »

Kronos Press Releases

September 9, 2020Business Wire

Seasonally Adjusted Weekly Shift Growth Holds at 0.5% Into Labor Day

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Business--Seasonally adjusted shift work growth reached just 0.5% f... See more »
September 8, 2020MarketersMedia

Pandemic-Induced Emotional Stress - New Guide For Dissolving Unwanted Emotions

lronox Works is offering a new how-to video sequence dedicated to helping adults who suffer from unwa... See more »
August 18, 2020Business Wire

Weekly Shift Work Growth Triples Sluggish Summer Average with Annual Mid-August Surge of School Employee Activity

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Business--Kronos Incorporated: National Overview: According to the ... See more »
August 4, 2020Business Wire

U.S. Shift Work Growth Stalled, Finds Kronos Workforce Activity Report

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Business--The Kronos U.S. Workforce Activity Report shows shift wor... See more »
July 30, 2020Business Wire

Award-winning Train Operator to Elevate its Employee Experience with Workforce Dimensions from Kronos

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kronos Incorporated today announced that Greater Anglia, an award-win... See more »
July 28, 2020Newswire

Relias and Kronos Form Technology Partner Collaboration to Benefit Healthcare Customers

Provides streamlined solution for rapid onboarding and training of healthcare employees amid COVID-19... See more »
June 22, 2020Business Wire

The Workforce Institute at Kronos Appoints New Executive Director

LOWELL, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated today announced the ap... See more »

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Kronos Headquarters

900 Chelmsford Street

Lowell, Massachusetts01851

978-250-9800

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Kronos Summary

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Overview

Kronos, Incorporated is a privately-held company which developed a workforce management software and services. Thousands of customers in more than 100 countries rely on Kronos global workforce management to better manage their workforce in the cloud. ...

CEO

Kronos's Chairman & CEO, Aron J. Ain, currently has an approval rating of 89%. Kronos's primary competitors are Workday, ADP & Epicor.

Website

kronos.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Kronos

  1. When was Kronos founded?

    Kronos was founded in 1977
  2. Who is Kronos's CEO?

    Kronos's CEO is Aron J. Ain
  3. How much revenue does Kronos generate?

    Kronos generates $3.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Kronos have?

    Kronos has historically raised $750M in funding
  1. Where is Kronos's headquarters?

    Kronos's headquarters is in Lowell Massachusetts, USA
  2. How many employees does Kronos have?

    Kronos has 12,700 employees
  3. What sector does Kronos operate in?

    Kronos is in Application Software, Enterprise Software, HR Software
  4. Who are Kronos's competitors?

    Kronos's top competitors are Workday, ADP, Epicor