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Offices

Seattle, USA
100 West Harrison St
Suite N210
Seattle, WA, 98109
USA

People

CEO
CLO
Board Member
Director of Instructional Design

Funding

TOTAL $4.35M
FUNDING TOTAL $4.35M
Series A, 12/2013
Maveron
Battery Ventures
First Round Capital
Andreessen Horowitz
$4.35M

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Koru

Koru is transforming the college-to-career landscape with an immersive, experiential learning program designed to quickly create and place workplace-ready recent college graduates inside high-growth work environments.

Founded by veteran entrepreneurs Kristen Hamilton (founding partner at Onvia, COO at World Learning) and Josh Jarrett, (former head of Higher Ed Innovation for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and McKinsey & Co Consultant), Koru has raised $4.35 million in funding, led by the venture capital firm Maveron. Other participating investors include Battery Ventures, First Round Capital, a16z seed and a small number of individual investors.

Headquartered in Seattle, Koru is currently running employer-embedded programs with partners like REI, zulily, and Smartsheet to give recent graduates the relevant skills, real-work experience, and network needed to land awesome jobs at great companies.

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  1. Koru Raises $4.35M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
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