Fullbridge, a Boston, MA-based operator of educational programs for students and young professionals, raised $15.4m in funding.
The round was led by GSV Capital with participation from high net worth individuals and family offices from the U.S. and Europe.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its leadership team, program availability, geographic reach and offerings with colleges, companies and ministries worldwide as well as to develop its technology platform by advancing a multi-user offering which streamlines program enrollment and enhance communication between Fullbridge clients, coaches and students.
The company has also added Ramon A. Rivera as Chief Financial Officer, Mary Fairchild as Vice President of College Programs and Matthew Cohen as Vice President of Business Partnerships.
Led by Candice Carpenter Olson, Co-CEO and Founder, Fullbridge is an education technology company that provides college students and young professionals with professional and industry-specific skills building programs. The company has run programs in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and the Middle East since 2011, with participants ranging from Harvard Law School students, to veterans, to U.S. liberal arts college students, to female vocational students in Saudi Arabia.