News and Insights


News and Insights

Revolutionizing Trust & Safety: Unveiling the All-in-One Platform

Once upon a time, a small online retailer decided to change the way we buy books. This company, called Amazon, took on the behemoth of brick-and-mortar bookselling and transformed the retail landscape. It didn’t stop at books, but expanded to … Read More

Andrew Johnson Joins Yardstik as Chief Operating Officer

Yardstik announced today that Andrew Johnson has joined their executive team as Chief Operating Officer. … Read More

Yardstik Launches Podcast for Gig Marketplace Executives: Rockin’ Your Marketplace

Yardstik Inc. announced the launch of a new podcast for executives serving two-sided marketplaces: Rockin’ Your Marketplace. … Read More

Yardstik Named Winner of Minne Inno Blazer awards 2022

We are honored to have been named the winner of the Growing Company category! This is an incredible recognition of all the hard work of the entire Yardstik team. … Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Yardstik Receives Clean SOC 2 Attestation Report

Yardstik is proud to announce that we’ve received a clean SOC 2 Type II attestation report. This rigorous, independent assessment of our internal security controls serves as validation of our dedication and adherence to the highest standards for security. … Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Yardstik Achieves Background Screening Credentialing Council Accreditation

RALEIGH, N.C., JULY 15, 2022 – The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA®) Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC) announced today that Yardstik has successfully demonstrated compliance with the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP) and will now be formally recognized as BSCC-Accredited. … Read More

Yardstik Named Among Best Places to Work in 2022

Yardstik is honored to be named one of the Best Places to Work in 2022 for the second year in a row by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ). … Read More

On Fire: Yardstik Named a Finalist in the Minne Inno Fire Awards 2022

We are honored to be named as a finalist in the Minne Inno Fire Awards for the second year in a row. … Read More

WATCH: Para + Yardstik

Hear from Para Co-Founder and CEO David Pickerell on how Yardstik aligns with their mission to create a better driver-focused gig economy. … Read More

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHT: Updated Navigation

Review the highlights of Yardstik’s February, 2022 app navigation update. … Read More

CASE STUDY: Dispatch Delivers More for Their Customers

How Dispatch Created a Better, Safer Screening Experience—and Flipped an Expense into Profit by Leveraging Yardstik for their Platform … Read More

Yardstik Raises $8M Series A to Scale Its Human Security Platform

PRESS RELEASE: Yardstik is excited to announce that they’ve raised $8 million in Series A funding. … Read More