REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Course Hero, the web studying platform that allows faculty college students and educators to contribute and entry tutorial assets, at this time introduced Wealthy Yang is becoming a member of the corporate’s government workforce as President of Company Improvement and Vertical Companies.
On this position, Wealthy shall be answerable for main the corporate’s company improvement perform and making excessive influence acquisitions to speed up Course Hero’s mission, progress and continued profitability, whereas additionally aligning with the corporate’s values.
“Wealthy’s trade data, coupled together with his expertise main progress, income and acquisitions shall be invaluable to Course Hero’s continued progress and success,” stated Andrew Grauer, CEO of Course Hero. “I’m happy to welcome Wealthy to our management workforce and look ahead to his contributions in supporting the entrepreneurs and companies we purchase, in addition to the broader greater schooling ecosystem.”
“Course Hero is the main innovator within the greater schooling area that is delivering best-in-class studying assets, not solely via natural initiatives, but additionally via strategic acquisitions,” stated Wealthy Yang. “I’m thrilled to proceed to faucet into my ardour for schooling by becoming a member of Course Hero on this subsequent chapter of their progress. I am excited to hitch a workforce that cares deeply about supporting educators, and serving to thousands and thousands of scholars graduate assured and ready.”
Wealthy brings greater than 25 years of expertise to Course Hero. He beforehand led M&A efforts at IXL Studying following their acquisition of Schooling.com in 2019, the place Wealthy served as Co-CEO. Previous to that Wealthy held management positions in advertising and product at Visa, Intuit, CBS Marketwatch and Charles Schwab. Wealthy holds twin bachelor’s levels in finance and historical past from the College of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Enterprise College.
About Course Hero: Course Hero is on a mission to assist college students make each examine hour depend, and graduate assured and ready. Our on-line studying platform now presents greater than 60 million course-specific examine assets created by and for college students and educators, in addition to 24/7 tutor assist. The vary of studying supplies contains follow issues, examine guides, textbook options, movies, class notes, and step-by-step explanations for each topic. Greater than 70,000 college throughout the U.S. and Canada use Course Hero to share their assets with the group, collaborate with different college, and hone new methods for instruction.
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