WorldStrides Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1967

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 1,500

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 18

  • Investments
  • 19

WorldStrides General Information

Description

Operator of an educational student travel company based in Charlottesville, Virginia. The company's full suite of educational student travel and study abroad programs are tuned to learners at stages from elementary through post-graduate levels and feature specializations like academic, professional, performing arts and athletic programming, enabling students to learn and grow with international exposure.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • Post Office Box 9033
  • Charlottesville, VA 22906-9033
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

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WorldStrides Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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WorldStrides Comparisons

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Last
Financing
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WorldStrides Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
EF Education First Corporation Zurich, Switzerland 00000
Penn Foster Private Equity-Backed Scranton, PA 000 00.000 000000000000
Putney Student Travel Corporation Putney, VT
Pearson Sistemas Do Brasil Corporation Ribeirao Bonito, Brazil
Pearson Holdings Corporate Backed or Acquired Cape Town, South Africa 000000&0
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WorldStrides Patents

WorldStrides Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20150237477-A1 System for maintaining the integrity of a tour group Inactive 24-May-2013 000000000 0
US-20140347973-A1 System for maintaining the integrity of a tour group Inactive 24-May-2013 000000000 0
EP-3005751-A1 System for maintaining the integrity of a tour group Active 24-May-2013 000000000
EP-3005751-B1 System for maintaining the integrity of a tour group Inactive 24-May-2013 H04W4/022

WorldStrides Executive Team (23)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Candace Fridley Director of Marketing
Kellie Goldstein Chief Financial Officer & Chief People Officer
John Henderson Chief Information Officer
Terri Morgoglione Chief Academics, Health & Safety Officer
Jim Cigliano Chief Business Officer-Individual
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WorldStrides Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 00000000 WorldStrides Member Board of Directors & Advisor 000 0000
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WorldStrides Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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WorldStrides Investments (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Harvardsports 04-Dec-2019 0000000000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Éducatours 06-Nov-2019 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
Travelopia (North american experience education brands) 04-Nov-2019 0000000000 Buildings and Property 000000 00
The Education Abroad Network 09-Aug-2018 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Envision EMI 31-Jul-2018 Buyout/LBO Educational and Training Services (B2C) 00000 000
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WorldStrides Subsidiaries (7)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Explorica Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Boston, MA 2000
The Education Abroad Network Educational and Training Services (B2C) Austin, TX 0000
Harvardsports Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Rockville Centre, NY 0000
Rhapsody Tours Leisure Facilities Kent, United Kingdom 0000
International Studies Abroad Educational and Training Services (B2C) Austin, TX 0000
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WorldStrides FAQs

  • When was WorldStrides founded?

    WorldStrides was founded in 1967.

  • Who is the founder of WorldStrides?

    Phil Wendel is the founder of WorldStrides.

  • Who is the CEO of WorldStrides?

    David Kirchhoff is the CEO of WorldStrides.

  • Where is WorldStrides headquartered?

    WorldStrides is headquartered in Charlottesville, VA.

  • What is the size of WorldStrides?

    WorldStrides has 1,500 total employees.

  • What industry is WorldStrides in?

    WorldStrides’s primary industry is Educational and Training Services (B2C).

  • Is WorldStrides a private or public company?

    WorldStrides is a Private company.

  • What is WorldStrides’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for WorldStrides is 000000.

  • How much funding has WorldStrides raised over time?

    WorldStrides has raised $364M.

  • Who are WorldStrides’s competitors?

    EF Education First, Penn Foster, Putney Student Travel, Pearson Sistemas Do Brasil, and Pearson Holdings are some of the 11 competitors of WorldStrides.

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