Funding Received
$103 Million in 1 Round from 3 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$103 Million Private Equity on January 16, 2013
Headquarters:
Carpinteria, CA
Description:
lynda.com is an online learning company providing video tutorials to learn software, creative and business skills.
Founders:
Lynda Weinman, Bruce Heavin
Categories:
Education
Website:
http://www.lynda.com

Company Details

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lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. The company also provides German-, French- and Spanish-language content under the video2brain brand name.

lynda.com, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Carpinteria, California with offices in San Francisco, London, Sydney and Graz and is funded by Accel Partners, Spectrum Equity and Meritech Capital Partners.

Current Team (14)

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Past Team (4)

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Funding Rounds (1) - $103M

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Board Members and Advisors (4)

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Acquisitions (2)

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Investors (3)

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    Spectrum Equity

    Spectrum is a private equity investor in companies leading the information economy. Founded in...
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    Meritech Capital Partners

    Meritech Capital is a provider of late-stage venture capital to information and medical...
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    Accel Partners

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Offices/Locations (5)

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  • lynda.com AUS Pty Ltd.

    Level 23 Tower 1

    520 Oxford Street

    Bondi, NSW 2022

    AUS

  • video2brain

    Idlhofgasse 31

    Graz, A-8020

    AUT

  • Branch Office Lynda.com UK Limited

    68 Lombard Street

    London, EC3V 9LJ

    GBR

  • Office

    One Montgomery Street

    San Francisco, CA 94104

    USA

  • HQ

    6410 Via Real

    Carpinteria, CA 93013

    USA

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