Graduation Alliance acquires ConnectEDU assets

2018-08-30T17:14:47-04:00June 27, 2014|ConnectEDU, Graduation Alliance, News & Updates, Portfolio Companies|

Graduation Alliance, which partners with school districts across the United States to serve at-risk students, announced on Thursday it has acquired key assets from college and career planning company ConnectEDU. The move brings together two companies focused on improving outcomes for students who are in need of added support in the pursuit of educational and [...]

ConnectEDU Closes $5.5M Capital Raise

2013-06-10T14:02:03-04:00June 10, 2013|ConnectEDU, Portfolio Companies|

ConnectEDU, a privately held technology company committed to preparing and transitioning 21st century learners on their pathways from school to college to career, today announced the close of a $5.5 million dollar funding round involving its existing shareholder base. “ConnectEDU is focused on developing innovative solutions and services to help learners succeed from K12 all [...]

ConnectEDU and Epsilen Join Forces to Increase Student Engagement, Persistence and Success

2018-08-30T17:14:48-04:00November 1, 2012|ConnectEDU, Portfolio Companies|

ConnectEDU today announced the acquisition of Epsilen – a cloud-based eportfolio, skills assessment, professional development and social learning management platform.  The majority owner of Epsilen at the time of the acquisition was the New York Times Company.  East Wind Advisors acted as the financial advisor to Epsilen. ConnectEDU and Epsilen have joined forces to advance [...]

ConnectEDU Closes Capital Raise Led by Allen and Company and North Atlantic Capital

2018-08-30T17:14:49-04:00October 24, 2012|ConnectEDU, Portfolio Companies|

ConnectEDU, web-based leader in connecting learners to possibilities, today announced the close of a $9.5 million dollar funding round, led by Allen & Company and North Atlantic Capital. “ConnectEDU is committed to bringing our clients and partners innovative solutions to drive student success,” said Craig Powell, ConnectEDU CEO. “These proceeds will be utilized to advance [...]