Penn Foster

Penn Foster Overview

Founded 1890
Founded
Status Private
Latest Deal Type Buyout/​LBO
Financing Rounds 6
Investments 1

Penn Foster General Information

Description

Provider of distance learning programs. The company offers career-focused degree and vocational programs in the fields of allied health, business, technology, education, and select trades.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
International Correspondence Schools, Thomson Education Direct, Colliery School of Mines, Harcourt Learning
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 925 Oak Street
  • Scranton, PA 18515
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000
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Penn Foster Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Penn Foster Competitors (15)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
Amount
New Oriental Education & Technology Group Corporation Beijing, China 00000
00 000000000 00000 Corporation Luzern, Switzerland 00000
000000000 00000000 Formerly PE-Backed Pittsburgh, PA 00000 00.000 000000000000
000000 0000 Private Equity-Backed Lehi, UT 000 0000 000000000000 0000
0000000 000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Gugaon, India 0000 00000 000000&0

Penn Foster Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Frank Britt Chief Executive Officer
Connie Dempsey Chief Certification and Licensing Officer
Thomas Blesso Chief Financial Officer, Education Group
Dara Warn Chief Operating Officer
Cindy Starr Chief Marketing Officer

11 Former Executives

Penn Foster Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Penn Foster Investments (1)

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Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 000000000 06-Feb-2019 0000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) 00000 00000

Penn Foster Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000000 000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Norcross, GA 0000