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Picmonic brings the power of social visual platforms to learning. We help people create, share and explore highly effective audiovisual study cards, called Picmonics “pictorial mnemonics”. Picmonics are not only proven to increase memorization capacity and improve long-term recall of information, they incorporate humor and unforgettable graphics to make learning fun. The Picmonic vision is of a social educational platform where anyone can author, share and discover Picmonics, to improve academic, professional and personal learning outcomes. The Picmonic story began in medical education, where tens of thousands of learners around the world are utilizing Picmonics to learn high stakes pre-medical, medical, and nursing content and increase their test scores -- but that is just the beginning. Millions of postsecondary and professional education students across the globe will learn with Picmonic and have fun while mastering information like never before. Picmonic gives every student the power to create an engaging and personalized learning experience, while building a connected and collaborative learning community. Established in 2011, Picmonic Inc is headquartered in Tempe, AZ. Founded by two medical students and backed by Matt Pittinsky and Bobby Babbrah.
HQPhoenix, US

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)37(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Picmonic

Ken Robertson

Ken Robertson

Co-Founder + COO
Adeel Yang

Adeel Yang

Co-Founder + Board Member
Joann Zerwekh

Joann Zerwekh

Director of Nursing Education
Niket Sonpal

Niket Sonpal

Director of Medical Education
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Picmonic Office Locations

Picmonic has offices in Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe
Phoenix, US (HQ)
515 E Grant St
Scottsdale, US
6263 N Scottsdale Rd #340
Tempe, US
1215 S Park Ln #1
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Picmonic Financials and Metrics

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Picmonic total Funding

$3.7 m

Picmonic latest funding size

$2.30 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago
Picmonic's latest funding round in October 2015 was reported to be $2.3 m. In total, Picmonic has raised $3.7 m
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Picmonic Online and Social Media Presence

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Picmonic Blogs

Supporting and Engaging Students: How Educators are Transitioning to Remote Teaching

Spring of 2020 brought COVID-19 and school closures. A rapid transition to remote  learning for traditional school programs became the only way forward. Students and teachers from kindergarten to post-graduate schools adapted curriculum and lectures (and everything else) to an online format. As a pa…

5 Insider Tips for Planning Your 2020 Nurse Practitioner (NP) School Experience

It’s hard to imagine what nurse practitioner school is like if you haven’t had the pleasure of attending yet. Maybe you were just accepted and are wondering what’s next. Maybe you are on the market for a program and need more information. Look no further!  Here are our insider tips for nurse practit…

RN to NP: Should You Go to Nurse Practitioner School After Nursing School?

[Updated for 2020]So here you are, with those shiny letters “RN, BSN” at the end of your name. You made it up that beast of a mountain. But wait! You see another, higher mountain to climb in the distance: the nurse practitioner mountain. Is this where you want to summit?We Want You For Nurse Practit…

Visual Learning Tips & Resources For Every Student

Humans are visual beings. It’s true! According to Social Science Research Network, 65 percent of us are visual learners. Whether you are learning new topics in college or a post-graduate program with Picmonic, teaching young children math with pieces of candy, or learning how to install your new dis…

NCLEX Review: What is ADPIE & The Nursing Process?

2018 DraftADPIE is an acronym that stands for assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. These are the steps of the nursing process, which are steps to providing proper care to your patient. The nursing process (ADPIE) is one of the ultimate things you’ll be expected to learn an…


You asked and we listened!What do you get when you combine Picmonic with Pathoma → Pathomamonic (kind of like pathognomonic, right?). Well, this combination is gonna be “pathomamonic” for absolutely crushing your exams!Do you see 270+ Step scores in your future? Because we do! :)Here at Picmonic, we…
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Picmonic Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Picmonic founded?

    Picmonic was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Picmonic key executives?

    Picmonic's key executives are Ken Robertson, Adeel Yang and Joann Zerwekh.

  • How many employees does Picmonic have?

    Picmonic has 37 employees.

  • Who are Picmonic competitors?

    Competitors of Picmonic include Click Boarding, BloomBoard and Achieve3000.

  • Where is Picmonic headquarters?

    Picmonic headquarters is located at 515 E Grant St, Phoenix.

  • Where are Picmonic offices?

    Picmonic has offices in Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe.

  • How many offices does Picmonic have?

    Picmonic has 3 offices.