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Bright Horizons Family Solutions is a provider of child care and early education, back-up care and educational advisory services for employers and families. It delivers services primarily under multi-year contracts with employers who offer child care and other dependent solutions and services, as part of their employee benefits packages to improve employee engagement, productivity, recruitment, and retention. The Company operates a network of child care and early education centers across healthcare, government, higher education, consumer, technology, and other industries.

HQWatertown, MA, US
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)33,800(+2%)
Job Openings1,136
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.5 B(-26%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$146(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Stephen Kramer

Stephen Kramer

Chief Executive Officer
Colleen Sheehan

Colleen Sheehan

Center Director
Catherine Quehrn

Catherine Quehrn

Center Director
Jacob Gonzales

Jacob Gonzales

Center Director
Bridget Millar

Bridget Millar

Center Director
Lauren Francis

Lauren Francis

Center Director
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Office Locations

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has offices in Watertown, Broomfield, Newton, New York and in 4 other locations
Watertown, MA, US (HQ)
200 Talcott Ave
Broomfield, CO, US
2655 W Midway Blvd #330
New York, NY, US
420 Lexington Ave Ste 2500
Newton, MA, US
233 Needham St #440
Newton, MA, US
2 Wells Ave
Amsterdam, NL
Herengracht 250
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Financials and Metrics

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Revenue

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions's revenue was reported to be $1.52 b in FY, 2020

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions's current market capitalization is $9 b.
USDQ1, 2013

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Operating Metrics

Bright Horizons Family Solutions's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 1.1 k in FY, 2017. Bright Horizons Family Solutions's Customers was reported to be 116 k in FY, 2017.
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1 k1.1 k1.1 k

Teaching Centers

9321.04 k1.04 k
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Cybersecurity Score

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Company Culture

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions News and Updates

Global Child Day Care Services Market Forecasts to 2027, Featuring Key Players Bright Horizons Family Solutions, JP Holdings Inc., Learning Care Group Inc. and More

Dublin, Feb. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Child Day Care Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Child Day Care Services estimated at US$180.3 Billion in the year 2020, is …

Global Child Care Services Explore Professional Survey with Future Scope and Growth of Industry by Top Companies – Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Learning Care Group, G8 Education, Goodstart Early Learning, Primrose Schools, Nobel Learning Communities

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Blogs

Children’s Books about Identity and Gender Diversity

Blog Editor One of the most profound developmental tasks for young children is to understand who they are — to develop a sense of identity, including their gender. At Bright Horizons, we strive to create a safe and reflective space for children to develop their identities and to counterbalance gende…

Giving Kids Gender Neutral Compliments

Claire Goss Children (and adults!) love receiving compliments—a meaningful comment from someone can make you feel seen, special, and appreciated. Giving a child a compliment is one of the many ways caregivers build a solid relationship foundation and boost self-esteem. However, making comments or pa…

11 Children’s Books for Women’s History Month and Beyond

Blog Editor Bright Horizons is a company of women supporting women—our corporate and center teams are made up of more than 90% women, from our leadership teams to the teachers and staff you see in our centers every day; and what we do through our commitment to education and care supports working wom…

Starting Child Care in the Middle of the Pandemic

Jeannie Krill I’m a planner. My husband and I visited Bright Horizons® child care centers back in 2019 when I was just three months pregnant. We decided on one, and were set to start in June of 2020, when our son would be three months old. He was born at the end of February — right before […] The po…

How to Approach Holidays in an Anti-Bias Way

Claire Goss At Bright Horizons we strive to make our centers inclusive places of belonging for students and staff. Our homes can be also be an anti-bias space where we can strengthen family traditions while encouraging the respectful exploration of other cultures. But how do parents approach the hol…

7 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Jeannie Krill The start of the holiday season is just weeks away, and your feelings about the end of 2020 might be all over the place. This November and December are sure to be different than in years past, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them — and help others enjoy them, too. Social distanci…
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bright Horizons Family Solutions founded?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions key executives?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions's key executives are Stephen Kramer, Colleen Sheehan and Catherine Quehrn.

  • How many employees does Bright Horizons Family Solutions have?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions has 33,800 employees.

  • What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions revenue?

    Latest Bright Horizons Family Solutions annual revenue is $1.5 b.

  • What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions revenue per employee?

    Latest Bright Horizons Family Solutions revenue per employee is $44.8 k.

  • Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions competitors?

    Competitors of Bright Horizons Family Solutions include KinderCare Learning Centers, Busy Bees and Primrose Schools.

  • Where is Bright Horizons Family Solutions headquarters?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions headquarters is located at 200 Talcott Ave, Watertown.

  • Where are Bright Horizons Family Solutions offices?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions has offices in Watertown, Broomfield, Newton, New York and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Bright Horizons Family Solutions have?

    Bright Horizons Family Solutions has 10 offices.