General Assembly

General Assembly transforms thinkers into creators through education and opportunities in technology, business, and design. 

At General Assembly, we are creating a global community of individuals empowered to pursue work they love, by offering full-time immersive programs, long-form courses, and classes and workshops on the most relevant skills of the 21st century – from web development and user experience design, to business fundamentals, to data science, to product management and digital marketing. 

Established in early 2011 as an innovative community in New York City for entrepreneurs and startup companies, General Assembly is an educational institution that transforms thinkers into creators through education in technology, business and design at nine campuses across three continents. 
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
New York, US
Founded
2011
Size (employees)
2,753 (est)
General Assembly was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at General Assembly

Jake Schwartz

Jake Schwartz

CEO and Co-Founder
John Zdanowski

John Zdanowski

CFO
Matthew Brimer

Matthew Brimer

Co-Founder
Adam Pritzker

Adam Pritzker

Executive Chairman | Co-founder
Jason Stoffer

Jason Stoffer

Board Director

General Assembly Office Locations

General Assembly has offices in New York, Atlanta, Austin, Boston and in 20 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
902 Broadway 4th Floor
Washington, US
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Sydney, AU
Level 5, 387 George St
Sydney, AU
Level M, 56-58 York St
Singapore, SG
113 Somerset Rd.
Melbourne, AU
Level 1, 20 Queen St
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General Assembly Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

General Assembly's latest funding round in September 2015 was reported to be $70 m. In total, General Assembly has raised $119.5 m

Traffic Overview of General Assembly

General Assembly Online and Social Media Presence

General Assembly News and Updates

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UN General Assembly guide, Sept. 20: Rouhani’s retort, policing peacekeepers, and jargon watch

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UN General Assembly guide, Sept. 19: Trump speaks, Rohingya flee, and climate-talk metaphors

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Why Brazil speaks first, and all your other questions on the UN General Assembly

OK, so why does Brazil speak first? Brazil doesn’t seem the most logical country to open the five-day-long “general debate” at the United Nations General…
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