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Degreed is a free service that scores and validates a user's lifelong education from accredited and non-accredited sources.  It helps students overcome the considerable shortcomings of their traditional degree. The Platform helps to connect all the resources people use to learn and grow, including corporate learning systems and millions of courses, videos, books, articles, podcasts, and subject experts from thousands of sources.

TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitedegreed.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)556(+2%)
Job Openings14
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Degreed

David Blake

David Blake

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
Chris McCarthy

Chris McCarthy

Chief Executive Officer
Eric Sharp

Eric Sharp

Co-Founder & Technology Advisor
Kat Kennedy

Kat Kennedy

Chief Experience Officer
Nate Kimmons

Nate Kimmons

Chief of Business Operations
Scott Lindeman

Scott Lindeman

Chief Financial Officer
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Degreed Office Locations

Degreed has offices in San Francisco, New York, Pleasanton, Salt Lake City and in 1 other location
San Francisco, US (HQ)
445 Bryant St, San Francisco
New York, US
18 W 18th St 6th floor
Pleasanton, US
4305 Hacienda Dr #300
Salt Lake City, US
320 W 200 S Floor 2
Leiden, NL
3e Binnenvestgracht 23r
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Degreed Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Degreed total Funding

$185.2 m

Degreed latest funding size

$32 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Degreed investors

Degreed's latest funding round in June 2020 was reported to be $32 m. In total, Degreed has raised $185.2 m
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Degreed Operating Metrics

Degreed's Users was reported to be 3 m in Mar, 2019. Degreed's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 220 in Mar, 2019.
Mar, 2019Aug, 2020

Awards

30 35

Countries

7 8

Enterprise Customers

220

Users

3 m
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Degreed Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AdeptoDecember 11, 2019
PathgatherJune 20, 2018
GibbonMarch 23, 2016

Degreed Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Degreed Online and Social Media Presence

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Degreed News and Updates

Degreed launches Career Mobility product to help HR and talent leaders build responsive, on-demand workforces

The new product will help talent and HR leaders create more agile and responsive workforces by automatically matching people to projects, stretch assignments, mentorships, and roles, based on their skills, experience, and career goals. The new product will help talent and HR leaders create more agil…

India: Degreed raises $32m funding led by Owl Ventures for upskilling

This round of funding will accelerate Degreed’s career mobility roadmap. The post India: Degreed raises $32m funding led by Owl Ventures for upskilling appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Degreed lands new cash for upskilling in a down market

While the pace of layoffs might be slowing down, an extended recession is forcing companies to get smarter about the way they grow. One way to stay lean and stealthy? Have a team that is constantly learning and equally flexible. Degreed helps employers do exactly that by connecting employees to lear…

UK-based Adepto acquired by Degreed to create comprehensive platform for skill building and employee satisfaction

San Francisco-based Degreed, the workforce skill-building platform, has acquired London’s Adepto, a “Total Talent” platform that displays the skill-sets of current, past, and potential employees. When employees don’t see career opportunities at their current company, they leave; this turnover costs …

Degreed Acquires Adepto to Enable Businesses to Sense and Respond to Shifting Demand for Skills

Acquisition will add enhanced skills inventories, on-the-job development experiences, and career mobility to industry-leading learning experience platform.

WATCH: Degreed is helping corporations reskill their employees by bringing a fresh approach to learning

Degreed has raised close to $140 million and works with over 250 companies. In this video story, product marketing head Todd Tauber talks about how the US-based skill learning company is helping corporations shed their top-down approach to make their workforce more relevant in these fast-changing ti…
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Degreed Blogs

Three Moves for Managers to Develop Workers’ Human Skills

“He never had any fresh ideas.” “She gave up too easily.” “They just didn’t show leadership potential.” When new hires don’t work out, these are often the reasons why. Last year, a major survey of hiring professionals showed that bad hires were far more likely to lack “soft skills” than “hard skills…

5 Things We Learned at Degreed LENS Lite 2020

Necessity is the mother of invention. And to us, our LENS conference is as necessary as it gets. So this year, we went virtual — rescheduling and rebranding our annual flagship event as Degreed LENS Lite. Sure, there were fewer handshakes. And unlike last year’s LENS in Austin, Texas, there was no m…

PepsiCo Pops the Top on a New Learning Mindset

Every organization has its own folklore. Every department does too, and that includes the learning space. At PepsiCo, we love to share common wisdom among our global teams, talent management partners, and other employees. There was a time when we talked about things like completions as a critical me…

Chances Are You’re Buying Too Much Talent. It’s Time to Build and Borrow.

The lifespan of large, successful companies has never been shorter. In fact, more than half of the companies in today’s S&P 500 index were not in it 20 years ago.  Why the turnover? Some companies go private. Some merge or are bought out. Others stagnate or go out of business. It’s a trend that’…
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Degreed Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Degreed founded?

    Degreed was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Degreed key executives?

    Degreed's key executives are David Blake, Chris McCarthy and Eric Sharp.

  • How many employees does Degreed have?

    Degreed has 556 employees.

  • Who are Degreed competitors?

    Competitors of Degreed include Everwise, EdCast and PowerSpeaking.

  • Where is Degreed headquarters?

    Degreed headquarters is located at 445 Bryant St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Degreed offices?

    Degreed has offices in San Francisco, New York, Pleasanton, Salt Lake City and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Degreed have?

    Degreed has 5 offices.