OpenSesame is the world's largest source for elearning courses focused on employee training. Buyers browse online training courses in a wide variety of subjects from workplace safety to business skills then purchase and start the courses instantly via their browser, by email, or delivered through any Learning Management System (LMS).

Using crowd-sourcing similar to iStockPhoto (, our marketplace and technology disrupts the leaders in the highly fragmented $5B elearning content market.

OpenSesame enables buyers to access the broadest and freshest selection of elearning content from a worldwide set of publishers all in one location. The marketplace enables content developers of all sizes to reach new buyers without investing in additional sales and marketing resources.

Company Growth (employees)
Portland, US
Size (employees)
68 (est)+7%
OpenSesame was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Portland, US

Key People at OpenSesame

Don Spear

Don Spear

President & CEO
Tom Turnbull

Tom Turnbull

Vice President of Community Development
Joshua Blank

Joshua Blank

Sr. Vice President & General Manager

OpenSesame Office Locations

OpenSesame has an office in Portland
Portland, US (HQ)
520 NW Davis Street

OpenSesame Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$10 m

Latest funding size

$8 m

Time since last funding

over 3 years


OpenSesame's latest funding round in January 2014 was reported to be $8 m. In total, OpenSesame has raised $10 m

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