PeopleGrove Acquires jobZology


PeopleGrove, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of a higher education’s career access platform for career development, experiential learning, and alumni engagement, acquired Fort Collins, CO-based jobZology and its flagship product, PathwayU.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

This strategic move enhanced PeopleGrove’s commitment to offering innovative academic and career advising capabilities that intelligently guide learners along their professional journeys. The integration of PathwayU’s assessments into PeopleGrove’s platform will offer a holistic and personalized approach to career guidance, ensuring learners make informed decisions that align with their goals.

Led by Travis Hevelone, CEO, jobZology provides PathwayU, whose patented predictive technology enables users to identify and explore academic and career pathways to make informed decisions about their career. Through a guided, interactive self-discovery experience, learners in PathwayU translate their values, interests, personality, and workplace preferences into career options that align with what they want to become. Since introduction, over 1.2M assessments have been completed by 500,000 learners at 160 colleges and universities.

Founded in 2015, PeopleGrove works with over 650 institutions including Yale, Stanford, the University of Texas San Antonio, the University of Michigan, Georgetown, and the University of Maryland Global Campus.