The site was so successful without outside capital that it didn’t really make sense to accept it. But today, lynda.com is a 400 person company with plans to expand its content and platform (Weinman won’t say more than that just yet). It can use the funding. By Ariel Schwartz (Contributing Writer, Women 2.0) If you’ve [...]
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Today’s Women 2.0 Conference on February 14, 2013 is being livestreamed here today and video will be available post-event. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) After 18 years of bootstrapping, lynda.com took $103 million in a single round of funding. CEO Lynda Weinman took the stage for the closing keynote at the 2013 [...]
Lynda Weinman, Co-Founder Of lynda.com, To Deliver Closing Keynote At Women 2.0 Conference On February 14
Female founder of lynda.com to speak at Women 2.0 Conference. lynda.com earned $100M+ revenue in 2012, and closed $103M outside funding last week for expansion. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Just a week after celebrating the good news of the edutech company raising $103 million in outside funding, Women 2.0 is excited [...]
Co-Founder Lynda Weinman Raises $103 Million Venture Capital For Eponymous Online Learning Platform lynda.com
The female-founded edutech company receives a huge first round of outside funding, with big plans for expansion. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Co-founded by Lynda Weinman in 1995 and profitable since 1997, online learning platform lynda.com has big plans to scale and grow internationally with its first round of outside funding – [...]
This article has been syndicated from TechCrunch. By Rip Empson (Writer, TechCrunch) As Ned Flanders would say, education in the U.S. is in “a dilly of a pickle.” At the risk of sounding like a broken record, the cost of education has become unsustainable. Student loan debt is over $1 trillion, unemployment remains high for [...]