Viridis, a NYC-based online education technology platform for training and placing the middle-skill workforce, raised a funding of undisclosed amount.
Backers included Blue Ridge Foundation, CNF Investments, Comcast Ventures, Dauk/Wagner Investments, Expansion Venture Capital, ULU Ventures, and Felix W. Ortiz, Jr. and Elba Ortiz.
Led by founder Felix W. Ortiz, III, Viridis provides a human capital technology solution that offers training to individuals leading to industry recognized credentials and job placement for those looking to enter, sustain or grow within the middle-skill workforce.
The Viridis system captures data to match job seekers to employers by industry sector, location and skill.
Early adopters include YouthBuild USA, STRIVE, City University of New York and others.