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DynEd International

1350 Old Bayshore Highway #850
Burlingame, CA 94010
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Ian Adam
President/COO/Operations: Bill Gatton; Lance Knowles
General Management: Norman Harris
Finance: Hoa T. Tran (1994)
Technology: Douglas Crane (6/88)
Sales/Marketing: Nicholas Randall
Business Development: Lori Beckwith
Former Employees: Steve Horvath

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Greg Ennis (Thompson Clive Venture Capital) Robert Tong (Tong & McKnew Partners)

Business description: DynEd International, Inc. was founded in 1987 by a dedicated team of language teachers, engineers, and artists. It produced and brought to market the world's first language-teaching CD-ROM and received a patent for its innovative design. Now, after more than 20 years of experience, DynEd has the world's most comprehensive lineup of award-winning computer-based English Language Teaching (ELT) solutions. First DynEd Products, 1987, DynEd's research-based courses cover all proficiency levels and include a range of age-appropriate courses, from kids in school to adults in leading corporations. In addition, DynEd courses are supported by an award-winning Records Management System, Mastery and Placement tests, and extensive teacher-support materials, including teacher-training and mentoring. Designed to be used in a partnership with teachers and classroom support, DynEd courses are available from DynEd partners and licensed training organizations. Clients include private and public schools, universities, leading corporations, training organizations, and government agencies in more than 40 countries.
Partners include: AppleBBCFujitsuIBMNECSONY;  Lernout and Hauspie;  Oxford University Press;  Voice of America

Rounds: 4
Capital raised: 1.4M
Ownership: Private  
Corporate investors: Sony Strategic Venture Investment;  SimonAndShuster

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Record updated: Jan 2010
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1987
Headcount: 11-25 as of Jan 1999
Rounds: 4
Capital Raised: 1.4M
Ownership: Private