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Fama CEO, Ben Mones, Recognized on The TATech 100’s Most Influential TA Thought Leaders

Ben Mones Honored as a Top Influential TA Thought Leader in the Prestigious TATech 100 Awards Summer Class of 2023

Jul 12, 2023


Fama Technologies, Inc. 

July 12, 2023

Los Angeles, California - Fama Technologies Founder and CEO, Ben Mones, a recognized expert and visionary in the field of Talent Acquisition (TA), has been named the winner of the highly coveted TATech 100 Most Influential TA Thought Leaders award. This prestigious recognition highlights Ben's exceptional contributions to the industry and his significant impact on shaping the future of talent acquisition.

The TATech 100 Awards, organized by TATech, is an esteemed award that celebrates the most exceptional thought leaders, innovators, and technologies in the TA industry. TAtech’s 100 Most Influential TA Thought Leaders celebrates the people who are truly driving the industry forward as well as creating innovative solutions to help organizations hire and manage talent. As part of this list, Ben is recognized for earning the recognition and respect of peers and industry professionals.

With a career spanning over 20 years, Ben has consistently displayed exceptional thought leadership, inspiring individuals and organizations worldwide. His expertise in TA strategies, cutting-edge technologies, and forward-thinking methodologies is revolutionizing the way companies attract, engage, and retain top talent.

During this time, Ben founded Fama Technologies, an AI-based online screening solution that helps organizations improve quality of hire, reduce workplace misconduct, and make hiring great people easy. He’s grown the organization to support thousands of clients all over the world, raised over $30 million in funding from some of the world’s most notable investment firms, and has successfully acquired Fama’s biggest competitor, Social Intelligence. Ben has been featured as an expert in CNBC, Fast Company, Los Angeles Times, TechCrunch, and The Wall Street Journal. 

In accepting the award, Ben expressed gratitude and acknowledged the collaborative efforts of his team and the support received from the TA community. He emphasized the importance of continuous innovation and adapting to the evolving landscape of talent acquisition, urging professionals to embrace change and explore new horizons.

"I’m honored to be recognized by TATech as a Top 100 Most Influential TA Thought Leader. This is a testament to the incredible work being done by the Fama team and the industry as a whole," said Ben Mones. “We’re excited to continue our journey here at Fama to create innovative candidate screening solutions, support our clients in building safer and more inclusive workplaces, and make hiring great people easy” 

See the award here. 

About Fama Technologies, Inc. 

Fama’s online screening makes hiring great people easy. We automate candidate screening and due diligence to help organizations, agencies, and VCs avoid workplace misconduct, prevent costly legal action, and improve quality of hire and partner. We do this through AI technology that compliantly searches 10,000 online public sources for 9 types of misconduct like fraud, threats, and violence. We’re FCRA, EEOC, and SOC2 compliant, and integrate with major HRIS, ATS, and background check solutions.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Fama has raised $27M and is backed by some of the world’s leading venture capitalists and institutional investors. To learn more, visit

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Fama Technologies, Inc.

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