Avathon Capital Leads $35 Million Funding Round in EdCast to Transform the Future of Work

Sterling Partners’ Education Opportunity Fund Becomes Avathon Capital; Leads Funding Round to Help EdCast Drive Growth and Impact in Workforce Management and Corporate Education Markets  SAN FRANCISCO — December 12, 2019 — EdCast, a category-defining leader in AI-powered personalized learning and knowledge management for enterprise customers, announced today the close of its $35 million Series […]

EdCast: Building Technology that Enables a Culture of Learning

As an investor focused on the future of education and work, we have spent years working with public and private institutions alike to examine innovation opportunities and cultural paradigms that could drive better alignment between learning outcomes and employment requirements. Historically, the burden of obtaining the right set of skills to succeed in work and […]

Introducing Avathon

About our new brand A rich legacy, an evolving market We are proud to carry a legacy as operators and investors that spans multiple decades. Over four years ago, we dedicated our work to the education and training markets and launched the Education Opportunity Fund. This has been a successful strategy and has allowed us […]

Newsletter: Sept. 12, 2019

Dear Friends, We hope that your fall is off to an energetic start. We are excited to announce that Jeff Wahl has joined our team as an Executive in Residence who will work with us to research and identify prospective opportunities in both the K-12 Education and Corporate Training sectors. Jeff brings over 35 years […]

Sterling Partners’ Education Opportunity Fund Announces Sale of National Research Center for College & University Admissions to Nonprofit Act

Strategic partnership advances shared mission to support educational and workplace success CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sterling Partners’ Education Opportunity Fund announced today the sale of its portfolio company The National Research Center for College & University Admissions™ (NRCCUA®), an educational research organization that links high school students to their “best-fit” college or university to improve graduation and workplace success. NRCCUA has […]