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Guild Education

Guild Education

Guild developed a tool for companies to offer tuition reimbursement and education as a benefit.

Guild Education's estimated annual revenue is $80.3 million.

Guild Education, a Denver, CO-based company that connects employees with employer-sponsored learning opportunities.

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June 3, 2021
Guild Education raises $150M in Series E funding round with the participation of Bessemer Venture Partners, General Catalyst, Salesforce Ventures, and GSV. This brings company value to $3.7B.
January 19, 2021
Guild Education announces the promotions of two senior leaders to executive roles.
November 13, 2019
Guild Education raises a $157,000,000 series D round from General Catalyst.
November 2019
Guild Education raises a $157,000,000 series D round from General Catalyst.
July 2018
Guild Education raises a $40,000,000 series C round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Cowboy Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Harrison Metal, Redpoint Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank and Workday Ventures.
September 2017
Guild Education raises a $21,000,000 series B round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Cowboy Ventures, Harrison Metal, Redpoint Ventures and Social Capital.
September 16, 2016
Guild Education raises a $8,500,000 series A round from 1776 Ventures, Cowboy Ventures, Harrison Metal, Monitor Ventures, Redpoint eVentures, Social Capital and Ulu Ventures.
September 24, 2015
Guild Education raises a $2,000,000 seed round from 1776 Ventures, Brigette Lau, Cowboy Ventures, Fern Mandelbaum, Harrison Metal, Matt Glickman, Miriam Rivera and Ulu Ventures.

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FinSMEs
June 3, 2021
FinSMEs
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Natasha Mascarenhas
June 2, 2021
TechCrunch
Guild Education, which pairs employees with employer-sponsored learning opportunities, has raised $150 million in a Series E round. The financing event, funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, Cowboy Ventures, D1, Emerson Collective, General Catalyst, GSV, Harrison Metal, ICONIQ, Redpoint, and Salesforce Ventures, values the company at $3.75 billion. With the money, Guild plans to grow its [...]
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
April 8, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it will offer debt-free degrees in Agriculture, Culinary, and Hospitality to all eligible...
March 23, 2021
Harvard Business Review
Should the CEO of an education start-up expand within the company's core marketplace or extend the business model and enter a new market?
Guild Education
January 19, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Guild Education, a certified B-Corp on a mission to unlock economic opportunity for America's workforce through education and upskilling,...
December 17, 2020
WebWire
Guild Education, a certified B-Corp on a mission to unlock economic opportunity for America's workforce through education and upskilling, has announced that it will support Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) through its 2020 Holiday Giving program., , , , In the last four decades, JAG has helped over 1.4M of our nation's most underserved youth overcome significant economic, emotional, and academic challenges. Today, the same populations JAG was founded to support have been hit the earliest, ha...
Shana Lebowitz
November 25, 2020
Business Insider
Innovative thinkers who can connect employers facing skills gaps, workers looking for jobs, and an unstable higher-education system will make it big.
Guild Education
November 9, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Guild Education, a certified B-Corp on a mission to unlock economic opportunity for America's workforce through education and upskilling, today...
November 13, 2019
www.nytimes.com
In a speech at the Economic Club of New York, the president defended his tariffs and argued that his policies could allow America's prosperity to continue growing.
Megan Rose Dickey
October 4, 2019
TechCrunch
Stephen Curry, along with SC 30, Inc. President Bryant Barr, just announced an investment in Guild Education, which helps Fortune 1000 companies, like Disney and Loews, offer debt-free degrees to their employees. "We pioneered what we call education as a benefit," Guild Education co-founder and CEO Rachel Carlson told TechCrunch. "We're the tech platform and [...]
June 4, 2019
WebWire
Walmart is committed to winning the future of retail and knows investing in its people is essential to serving customers today and in the future. To help prepare its workforce for tomorrow, the retailer is expanding its Live Better U education benefit to include new technology degrees and certificates for $1 a day and offering high school students a bridge into the workforce, including access to all its learning programs. These enhancements come a year after Walmart announced the educa...

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