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We are the leader in delivering the best of traditional tutoring with innovative online learning for improved confidence and grades.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Austin, TX, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2012
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

We are the leader in delivering traditional tutoring with innovative and cost-effective online learning. We help improve confidence resulting in better grades and an overall better school experience. We provide a safe and secure, online platform to connect students and certified tutors. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, students can schedule and attend tutoring sessions via our full-interactive online classroom.


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    Katy Hackerman
    Founder and CEO

    Ms. Hackerman oversees platform development, sales and marketing, operations, student, tutor and parent recruitment and finances. Ms. Hackerman has twenty years of experience as a successful business executive and entrepreneur .

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    Erin Anderle Ostboe
    VP Business Operations

    Over eighteen years of experience working in the post-secondary education market. Director and Regional level positions for the University of Phoenix and Higher Education Online (UK). Oversaw all enrollment operations and functions. Coached on lead management, conversion, unpaid lead generation, new student retention & graduation, quality new student enrollment, leadership, performance mgmt., tracking & review, talent management & retention.

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    Brett Bachman
    Chief Technology Officer

    Co-founded Growth Acceleration Partners. Senior VP in Products & Strategy for Vignette Corp. 20 years in the software industry in Silicon Valley. Led a $100M division of Fair Isaac Corporation. President & Co-Founder of MS2. General Mgmt. positions with Oracle, Rational Software, and Informix. Product Mgmt. for NeXT Computer working for Steve Jobs and was a consultant with McKinsey & Company. MBA from Harvard. BSEECS degree from MIT.

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    Michael Marano
    Director of Operations

    Michael is in charge of working with tutors and making tutoring sessions happen each day. He has six years of experience working in the post-secondary education market. Michael has held positions as a Senior Student Services Manager, with Higher Education Online (UK) and as a Program Coordinator with the University of Phoenix.

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    Jeb Barnouski
    Director, Marketing and Business Development

    Jeb has six years of sales experience in both business-to-business and business-to-consumer sales. He has held positions as a Associate Director of Enrollment Services with Higher Education Online (UK) and has received the Rising Star Award during his career at Robert Half International.


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    Chip Ross
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Previous Investors

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    Corky Logue, Steve Stratton, Gary Farmer, Ray Rosenthal
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    Mellie Price, David Altounian, Johannes Larcher, Yvonne Tocquigny