EdCast named Top 50 Company with Top 50 CEO

EdCast was recognized as a Top 50 Company for Diversity by Comparably, and EdCast CEO, Karl Mehta, was also named a Top 50 CEO by the same organization. Read more here.

Panopto Featured in the Pittsburgh Business Times

CEO Eric Burns of Panopto, an Avathon portfolio company, discusses the importance of keeping employees engaged, especially this year. Panopto was recently recognized as a Great Place to Work with their emphasis on creating a welcoming, and unique office environment.  Read more here.

Bismarck Public Schools Adopts Reading Plus for Elementary, Middle and High School Grade Levels

Avathon Capital portfolio company Reading Plus is expanding its footprint into Bismarck, North Dakota. Reading Plus aids students in reading proficiency in more than 5,000 schools across the U.S. Read more here.

2020 Fall Update

Dear Friends and Colleagues, We hope this message finds you and your family healthy and well. The Thanksgiving holiday has come and gone and most likely had a very different feel for you, as it did for us. But nonetheless, Thanksgiving remains a time for reflection and an opportunity for each of us to take […]

Reading Plus Launches “Literacy Leaders Network” Advocacy Group

Reading Plus launched the Literacy Leaders Network, an advocacy group aimed at improving reading proficiency and literacy in their communities through Reading Plus and beyond. Read more here.

EdCast and edX Launch $315 Million Investment for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses

EdCast, an Avathon portfolio company, announced its commitment to helping small and mid-size businesses by giving a year of free access to their Spark by EdCast platform. Spark, EdCast’s market-leading Learning Experience Platform (LXP) for SMBs, enables remote upskilling, training and learning programs. Learn more about this initiative here.

Panopto Named One of Washington’s Best Workplaces

Panopto, an Avathon Capital portfolio company and leader in video management systems for enterprise and education markets, was named one of Washington’s 25 Best Midsize Workplaces.  Read more here.  Congratulations, Panopto!

Shorelight CEO Profiled in Boston Business Journal

Shorelight Education CEO Tom Dretler was profiled by the Boston Business Journal. He shares career insights and details Shorelight’s mission to connect universities with international students.  Read the profile here.

EdCast Partners with General Assembly

EdCast, an Avathon portfolio company, is partnering with General Assembly, an educational organization with an alumni community of more than 40,0000, to deliver specialty tech courses for Fortune 500 employees.  Read more here.

Edsurge Highlights Shorelight Education

While the education industry confronts immense change, Shorelight, an Avathon Capital portfolio organization, has adapted to accommodate its diverse international audience of students through their new international distance instruction program “Shorelight Live.” Shorelight expects more than 2,000 students to engage in the program this fall. Learn more about how the company continues to provide exceptional […]