Riipen

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Riipen is a skill-building assessment platform that helps companies pick the right graduating talent.

Through Riipen challenges students can demonstrate the specific skills that companies will be hiring for. Companies build their employer brand and easily identify the talent that will fuel their future success.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQVancouver, CA
Websiteriipen.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)42(+3%)

Key People/Management at Riipen

Richard Tuck

Richard Tuck

Founder & CEO
Dana Stephenson

Dana Stephenson

Co-Founder, Chief Connecting Officer
Dave Savory

Dave Savory

Co-Founder & COO
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Riipen Office Locations

Riipen has offices in Vancouver and Toronto
Vancouver, CA (HQ)
555 W Hastings St #1200
Toronto, CA
65 Queen St W
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Riipen Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Riipen total Funding

$1 m

Riipen latest funding size

$1 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago
Riipen's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $1 m. In total, Riipen has raised $1 m
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Riipen Online and Social Media Presence

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Riipen Blogs

RECAP: 2019 Federal Budget — funding for innovations to support life-long learning for Canadians of all ages

The 2019 federal budget announcement delivered big wins for education, with funding available for innovations in both K12 and post-secondary education. The budget also provided funding for innovations to support life-long learning for Canadians of all ages. To help you digest this historic investmen…

Tracy Penny Light: Riipen Spotlight — Experiential Learning Thought Leaders

The Riipen team met Tracy Penny Light at the annual conference of the Association for Authentic, Experiential, and Evidence-Based Learning (AAEEBL) which Tracy (as Board Chair) was hosting at Capilano University last July. This has become one of our favorite conferences and we can’t wait for next ye…

Career Ready Fund & Riipen Delivering Thousands of WIL Experiences for Ontario Students

Earlier this year, the Career Ready Fund (funded by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities) & Riipen launched an initiative to create thousands of work-integrated learning (WIL) opportunities for post-secondary students. The goal is to help students across the province gain…

Round Up: ACCES Employment & McMaster CCE

As 2018 comes to a close, it's time for us to round-up the numbers on some of our successful experiential learning partnerships. This month we're taking a closer look at the initiatives launched at ACCES Employment and McMaster Centre for Continuing Education.

Faces of Riipen: Meet Liam

Meet this week’s #facesofriipen feature, Liam Guy - Senior Industry Sales Manager. When Liam isn’t supporting our industry sales reps or improving sales processes and systems, you can find him cheering on the Canucks or trying new recipes!

Faces of Riipen: Meet Emily

Meet this week’s #facesofriipen feature, Emily Masching - Product Owner. When Emily isn’t working closely with our tech team creating new features on our platform, you can find her cooking up a vegan storm and spending quality time with her partner Mitch!
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Riipen Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Riipen founded?

    Riipen was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Riipen key executives?

    Riipen's key executives are Richard Tuck, Dana Stephenson and Dave Savory.

  • How many employees does Riipen have?

    Riipen has 42 employees.

  • Who are Riipen competitors?

    Competitors of Riipen include AskforTask, University Beyond and Freelancer.

  • Where is Riipen headquarters?

    Riipen headquarters is located at 555 W Hastings St #1200, Vancouver.

  • Where are Riipen offices?

    Riipen has offices in Vancouver and Toronto.

  • How many offices does Riipen have?

    Riipen has 2 offices.