BOSTON, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The voters have spoken—and Cengage Learning is the winner of BostInno's Third Annual Tech Madness Competition! Cengage Learning beat 63 Boston-area companies to be named the most valuable local tech company in the next five years.
"We're thrilled to be named champion of the 2016 BostInno Tech Madness competition and, while biased, we know that we'll have tremendous impact on Boston and in our industry in the coming years as we continue to evolve as an edtech company," said George Moore, Chief Technology Officer, Cengage Learning. "We look forward to continued growth in Boston and are recruiting for more than 150 positions, many of which are engineering and technology roles within my team."
Among Cengage Learning's most recent examples of tech innovation, the company released two digital products –MindTap Math Foundations, a game-changing approach to developmental studies designed with students, and MindTap Mobile, an app that allows students to access features of Cengage Learning's MindTap e-learning platform directly from their smartphones.
In its third year, BostInno's Tech Madness Competition is a month-long online, bracket-style competition that allows readers to vote and advance their favorite Boston technology companies through different rounds and to the championship. The competition began with 164 nominees from which 64 companies were selected to compete in this year's bracket. To view the final bracket please visit: http://bostinno.streetwise.co/all-series/cengage-learning-is-the-winner-of-bostinnos-3rd-annual-tech-madness/.
About Cengage Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional, library and workforce development markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience. Cengage Learning is headquartered in Boston, MA with an office hub located in San Francisco, CA. Cengage Learning employees reside in nearly 40 different countries with company sales in more than 125 countries around the world. www.cengage.com.
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