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Brightwheel is a company that develops an all-in-one platform for early education, serving as the hub for preschool, daycare, and after-school programs. The Company's platform saves teachers time with tools for learning, assessment, communication, and photo sharing. It also allows administrators to manage their full programs with enrollment, reporting, and even online bill pay.
HQSan Francisco, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)224(+12%)
Job Openings43
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Key People/Management at Brightwheel

Dave Vasen

Dave Vasen

Founder & CEO

Brightwheel Office Locations

Brightwheel has offices in San Francisco, Austin and Denver
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
275 Battery St #2350, San Francisco
Austin, TX, US
11801 Domain Blvd
Denver, CO, US
3459 Ringsby Ct #200
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Brightwheel Financials and Metrics

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Brightwheel total Funding

$88.8 m

Brightwheel latest funding size

$55 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Brightwheel investors

Brightwheel's latest funding round in February 2021 was reported to be $55 m. In total, Brightwheel has raised $88.8 m
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Brightwheel Operating Metrics

Oct, 2018


25 k
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Brightwheel Cybersecurity Score

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Brightwheel Online and Social Media Presence

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Brightwheel News and Updates

Daycare Software Market - Current Impact to Make Big Changes | Brightwheel, HiMama, EZCare

What's Ahead in the Global Daycare Software Market? Benchmark yourself with strategic steps and conclusions recently published by AMA Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Brightwheel Blogs

How to Plan a Successful Open House for Your Childcare Center or Preschool

Open house events can be a great way to market your childcare center or preschool to prospective families. Not only do they allow you to meet potential new parents face-to-face, but they also give you the opportunity to share about your program, educational philosophies, and lesson plans…

Daycare Ideas: Interior Design Inspiration for Your Childcare Center

If you work in early education, you know that the design of your facilities is critical for providing high-quality care for young children. Good interior design can help keep your program organized, encourage little ones to explore and learn, and provide a safe and nurturing environment …

How to Create Leadership Opportunities for Your Childcare Staff

This post was contributed by Lauren Jordan, director of Big Adventures Academy in Minnesota. 

4 Ways to Maintain Motivation with Your Childcare Staff—Without Spending a Dime

This post was contributed by Lauren Jordan, director of Big Adventures Academy in Minnesota. 

Top Daycare Floor Plans and Designs

Are you thinking about starting your own daycare business? If so, congratulations! Early education is a must for working parents and is critical for shaping the healthy development of young children. By pursuing a career in childcare, you can make a real impact on society and the familie…

Average Daycare Worker Salary Statistics 2021

Research shows that early education is critical for setting children up for future success. As the importance of early education gains more attention, the demand for qualified daycare and childcare workers also increases.  If you’re considering pursuing a career in childcare or want mor…
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Brightwheel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brightwheel founded?

    Brightwheel was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Brightwheel key executives?

    Brightwheel's key executives are Dave Vasen.

  • How many employees does Brightwheel have?

    Brightwheel has 224 employees.

  • Who are Brightwheel competitors?

    Competitors of Brightwheel include Apptegy, Wowzers and Learnerbly.

  • Where is Brightwheel headquarters?

    Brightwheel headquarters is located at 275 Battery St #2350, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Brightwheel offices?

    Brightwheel has offices in San Francisco, Austin and Denver.

  • How many offices does Brightwheel have?

    Brightwheel has 3 offices.