Lightning Grader Overview

  • Founded
  • 2010
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 11
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Lightning Grader General Information


Developer of a teaching platform designed to bridge the gap between teaching and learning. The company's teaching platform generates analytical reports about student, class and school performance and accelerates the quality of student achievement, enabling educators with the tools to measure the student's performance quickly and accurately.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 241 West Federal Street
  • Youngstown, OH 44503
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000
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Lightning Grader Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Merger/Acquisition 25-Mar-2015 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Early Stage VC 00.000 Completed Startup
6. Grant 00000 00.000 Completed Startup
5. Early Stage VC (Series A) 20-Sep-2013 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
4. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Mar-2013 0000 0000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 13-Dec-2012 0000 0000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Sep-2011 $50K $50K Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jun-2010 Completed Startup
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Lightning Grader Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Blake Squires Self Board Member 000 0000
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Lightning Grader Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Lightning Grader Former Investors (6)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Drummond Road Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Great Lakes Innovation and Development Enterprise Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Innovation Fund of Northeast Ohio Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
JumpStart Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Morris Wheeler Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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