Knewton

Knewton

Knewton is a New York City-based education technology and artificial intelligence company founded in 2008 by Jose Ferreira.

Knewton's estimated annual revenue is $12 million.

Timeline

August 2018

Knewton raises a $5,000,000 venture round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Atomico, Sofina, First Round Capital, Founders Fund, FirstMark Capital and TriplePoint Capital.

October 30, 2015

Knewton raises a $42,300,000 series F round from Accel and Sofina.

December 1, 2013

Knewton raises a $51,000,000 series E round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Atomico, Silicon Valley Bank, First Round Capital, FirstMark Elite, Founders Fund and Accel.

October 13, 2011

Knewton raises a $33,000,000 series D round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Pearson, Accel Partners, Founders Fund and FirstMark Capital.

April 19, 2010

Knewton raises a $12,500,000 series C round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Reid Hoffman, First Round Capital and FirstMark Capital.

April 7, 2009

Knewton raises a $6,000,000 series B round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Reid Hoffman, First Round Capital and Accel Partners.

May 21, 2008

Knewton raises a $2,500,000 series A round from Ron Conway, Accel Partners, Reid Hoffman, First Round Capital and Chris Dixon.

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Aaron Tobias

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Aditya Subramaniam

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Ajay Rajani

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Amish Jani

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Anne Naftel

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Ariel Mitnick

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Bacari K. Brown

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Ben Clayman

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Brian Bartlett

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Brian Fitzgerald

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Charlie Harrington

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Chris Rodriguez

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Chris Tierno

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Cole Romano

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D Bradley McIlquham

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Dahn Tamir

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Daniel Singer

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Dave Zwieback

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David Garfinkel

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David Liu

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Davis Glasser

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Dina Neishtadt

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Erin Wilson

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Fiorella Bariani

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Flora Kwong

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Craig S. Smith
December 18, 2019
www.nytimes.com
Artificial intelligence is starting to take over repetitive tasks in classrooms, like grading, and is optimizing coursework and revolutionizing the preparation for college entrance exams.

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