Blackboard (Educational Software) Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 3,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.
  • Financing Rounds
  • 19
  • Investments
  • 33

Blackboard (Educational Software) General Information

Description

Developer of education software and provider of education technology services designed to offer virtual learning environment and course management system. The company's education technology platform works on a web-based system which features course management, customizable open architecture and scalable design that allows integration with student information systems and authentication protocols.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 11720 Plaza America Drive
  • 10th Floor
  • Reston, VA 20190
  • United States

Blackboard (Educational Software) Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Valuation & Funding

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

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Blackboard (Educational Software) Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Competitors (72)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
SkillSoft Formerly PE-Backed Nashua, NH 0000 00000 000000000000
000 Venture Capital-Backed Kitchener, Canada 000 0000 00000000000 0000
00000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 0000000000 0 00000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 00000 00000000000 00000
00000000000 Private Equity-Backed Salt Lake City, UT 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Executive Team (50)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
William Ballhaus Ph.D Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Lee Blakemore Chief Client Officer & President, Global Markets
Edwin Scholte Chief Financial Officer
Kathy Vieira Chief Strategy, Portfolio & Marketing Officer
Craig Nottingham Chief Technology Architect
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00000000 00.0 Blackboard (Educational Software) Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Blackboard (Educational Software) Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Blackboard (Educational Software) Investments & Acquisitions (33)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 26-Oct-2016 0000000000 Educational Software 0000000 00000000 00.0
000000 000 04-Aug-2016 0000000000 00000 Other Financial Services 00000 0000
0000000 000000 000 31-May-2016 0000000000 Financial Software 00000 0000
0000000000 0000 & 01-Dec-2015 0000000000 Other IT Services 000 00000 00
Nivel Siete 13-Aug-2015 Buyout/LBO Educational Software 0000000 00000 00
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Blackboard (Educational Software) Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Fronteer Educational Software Cambridge, United Kingdom 2014
0000000000 0000 & Other IT Services Chandler, AZ 0000
000000-0000000 00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Denver, CO 0000
00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Austin, TX 0000
000000000 Financial Software Brookline, MA 0000
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