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Wisr is a provider of a digital networking platform intended for students and alumni to create and curate their personal board of advisors. The Company's digital networking platform includes a cross-functional team of career services, alumni relations, and advancement professionals, enabling students to guide regarding their career path through automated matching, scheduling and follow up communications.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQCleveland, US
Websitegetwisr.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)25(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Wisr

Kate Volzer

Kate Volzer

CEO, Co-Founder
John Knific

John Knific

President, COO, & Co-Founder
Kris Ciccarello

Kris Ciccarello

CTO, Co-Founder
Lindsey Royer

Lindsey Royer

Director of Customer Success + Research
TJ Breslin

TJ Breslin

Engineer
Sam Summer

Sam Summer

UI/UX Designer
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Wisr Office Locations

Wisr has an office in Cleveland
Cleveland, US (HQ)
2515 Jay Ave #101
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Wisr Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Wisr total Funding

$1.4 m

Wisr latest funding size

$500 k

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Wisr investors

Wisr's latest funding round in December 2017 was reported to be $500 k. In total, Wisr has raised $1.4 m
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Wisr Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Wisr Online and Social Media Presence

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Wisr News and Updates

Australian lender Wisr raises $35 million

ASX-listed marketplace lender Wisr has raised $35 million via a placement of approximately 181 milli...

Wisr Blogs

Amid COVID-19, These Colleges are Building Better Digital Communities

Original article published by Forbes.com on April 20, 2020 Author: Liz Engel Wisr, pronounced why-zer, helps colleges create private digital communities for students and alumni to engage – to get a feeling […] The post Amid COVID-19, These Colleges are Building Better Digital Communities appeared fi…

Thinking through how colleges will create a sense of belonging this fall

The recognizable names of student development theory, Tinto, Astin, and Maslow, amongst others, all agree that cultivating a sense of belonging is imperative to college student persistence, retention, and success. As we […] The post Thinking through how colleges will create a sense of belonging this…

Concerns for fall college recruitment arise with COVID-19 spikes among returning football teams

As an avid college football fan (Go Blue! – sorry, not sorry, to all my Ohio-based colleagues), I have been keeping an eye on how athletics is faring bringing student athletes back […] The post Concerns for fall college recruitment arise with COVID-19 spikes among returning football teams appeared f…

4 things universities can do today to ensure a successful online college orientation

Six months ago, the idea of putting college orientation online was not even a twinkle in a college presidents’ or deans’ eye. Fast forward to today, it’s not so far-fetched anymore. As […] The post 4 things universities can do today to ensure a successful online college orientation appeared first on…

How to make preventing summer melt a campus wide goal

If you are a TV watcher (and who isn’t these day) every commercial from Budweiser to Walmart tells us that we are “all in this together.” So, my question is, why are […] The post How to make preventing summer melt a campus wide goal appeared first on Wisr | Student & Alumni Engagement.

3 ways to leverage alumni mentors in your entrepreneurship program

One of the largest and most untapped segments in your alumni network are your entrepreneurs. Students studying everything from business administration to biochemistry are excited by problem solving and creating new businesses. […] The post 3 ways to leverage alumni mentors in your entrepreneurship p…
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Wisr Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wisr founded?

    Wisr was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Wisr key executives?

    Wisr's key executives are Kate Volzer, John Knific and Kris Ciccarello.

  • How many employees does Wisr have?

    Wisr has 25 employees.

  • Who are Wisr competitors?

    Competitors of Wisr include Keypath Education, ShowMe and Sophia Learning.

  • Where is Wisr headquarters?

    Wisr headquarters is located at 2515 Jay Ave #101, Cleveland.

  • Where are Wisr offices?

    Wisr has an office in Cleveland.

  • How many offices does Wisr have?

    Wisr has 1 office.