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Degreed

Degreed is a San Francisco-based company founded by David Blake.

Degreed's estimated annual revenue is $78.7 million.

Timeline

April 15, 2021
Degreed raises $153,000,000 in Series D funding round, which valued the company at $1,400,000,000, was co-led by Sapphire Ventures and Riverwood Capital.
December 12, 2019
Degreed acquires Adepto.

June 2019
Degreed raises a $75,000,000 venture round from AllianceBernstein, Jump Capital, Owl Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures.
March 7, 2018
Degreed raises a $42,000,000 series C round from Owl Ventures.
March 2018
Degreed raises a $42,000,000 series C round from Founders Circle Capital, GSV Acceleration Fund, Jump Capital, Owl Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures.
August 16, 2016
Degreed raises a $25,000,000 series B round from Jump Capital.
January 5, 2016
Degreed raises a $21,000,000 series B round from BYU Cougar Capital, GSV Ventures, Jump Capital, Rethink Education and Signal Peak Ventures.
March 19, 2015
Degreed raises a $9,000,000 series A round from Album VC, Chris Eyre, GSV Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures.
December 21, 2014
Degreed raises a $1,800,000 seed round from Chris Eyre and GSV Ventures.

Funding rounds

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Brad Popiolek

Employee

Brandon Tidwell

Board member

Cache Merrill

Advisor

Chris Eyre

Investor

Christian DeBry

Employee

Dale Stephens

Advisor

danah boyd

Advisor

David Blake

Founder

David Galvin

Employee

David Verhaag

Employee

David Wiley

Board member

Deborah Quazzo

Investor

Don Burton

Investor

Eric Sharp

Founder

Jeremy OBriant

Employee

Joel Lyons

Employee

Josh Austin

Employee

Justin Bingham

Employee

Katrina Archibald

Employee

Keith Lawrence

Advisor

Larry Rosenberger

Investor

Mark Cuban

Investor

Marshall S. (Mike) Smith

Advisor

Michael Levinthal

Investor

Michael Staton

Advisor

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News

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Janice Burns
May 26, 2021
Harvard Business Review
Six questions to help you dive a little deeper.
BoostUp.ai
May 5, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- BoostUp.ai proudly announces it has added Degreed to its growing list of customers. Degreed, the upskilling platform for one in three Fortune...
AlleyWatch
April 19, 2021
AlleyWatch
The Pulse of New York Tech
FinSMEs
April 15, 2021
FinSMEs
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Susie Mesure
December 4, 2020
the Guardian
We can't meet for a chat by the coffee machine right now, so how are firms keeping spirits high? With creative and fun virtual activities, it seems
Natasha Mascarenhas
June 16, 2020
TechCrunch
While the pace of layoffs might be slowing down, an extended recession is forcing companies to get smarter about the way they grow. One way to stay lean and stealthy? Have a team that is constantly learning and equally flexible. Degreed helps employers do exactly that by connecting employees to learning resources to master new [...]
Annie Musgrove
December 12, 2019
Tech.eu
San Francisco-based Degreed, the workforce skill-building platform, has acquired London's Adepto, a "Total Talent" platform that displays the skill-sets of current, past, and potential employees. When employees don't see career opportunities at their current company, they leave; this turnover costs the typical enterprise $49 million per year, according to Gartner research. Both Degreed and Adepto ...

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