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EducationSuperHighway Funding Round

EducationSuperHighway closed a $9 million investment round on 12/5/2013. Investors included private investors.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
12/5/2013
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$9,000,000
Round
Undisclosed
Investors

Private Investors (Lead Investor) (Mark Zuckerberg)

Private Investors (William Gates)

Proceeds Purpose
Funds will be used expand its speed test network to cover all U.S. states (currently 26 are covered) and to forge more outreach abroad; to improve ESH's portal with technical expertise and pricing information; expand its own team to assist schools with upgrading; and to further lobbying efforts, in particular to support the FCC to provide policy recommendations for modernization.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Industry
EdTech
Mailing Address
433 California St. 500
San Francisco, CA 94104
USA
Email Address
Overview
EducationSuperHighway is removing the roadblocks to high-speed, high-capacity Internet for America's schools and paving the way for digital learning in every classroom.
Profile
EducationSuperHighway LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
EducationSuperHighway Company Twitter Account
Company News
EducationSuperHighway News
Facebook
EducationSuperHighway on Facebook
YouTube
EducationSuperHighway on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Evan Marwell
  Evan Marwell LinkedIn Profile  Evan Marwell Twitter Account  Evan Marwell News  Evan Marwell on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
William Miskovetz
  William Miskovetz LinkedIn Profile  William Miskovetz Twitter Account  William Miskovetz News  William Miskovetz on Facebook
Vice President
Denise Shephard
  Denise Shephard LinkedIn Profile  Denise Shephard Twitter Account  Denise Shephard News  Denise Shephard on Facebook
VP - Marketing
Meredith Bradshaw
  Meredith Bradshaw LinkedIn Profile  Meredith Bradshaw Twitter Account  Meredith Bradshaw News  Meredith Bradshaw on Facebook


 

 

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