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Company Overview of Ascend Learning, LLC

Company Overview

Ascend Learning, LLC, through its subsidiaries, provides technology-based educational, curriculum, and assessment solutions. The company offers e-learning solutions that include pre-programs, during nursing school programs, post-graduation programs, and faculty nursing solutions; eLearning solutions in the areas of biological sciences, physical and social sciences, computing, math and engineering, EMS, fire, emergency care and safety, health sciences and professions, nursing, medicine and pharma, and vocational and trade; and various learning tools for individuals, employers, schools, pharmacy technicians, EKG technicians, clinical medical assistants, and O.R. surgical technicians. It also p...

Five Wall Street

Burlington, MA 01803

United States

Founded in 2010

Phone:

855-856-7705

Fax:

978-443-8000

Key Executives for Ascend Learning, LLC

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 59
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 55
Chief Executive Officer of Jones & Bartlett
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Ascend Learning, LLC Key Developments

Ascend Learning, LLC Presents at BMO Capital Markets Back to School Education Conference, Sep-14-2017

Ascend Learning, LLC Presents at BMO Capital Markets Back to School Education Conference, Sep-14-2017 . Venue: Grand Hyatt New York, Ballroom V, 109 East 42nd Street at Grand Central Terminal, New York, New York, United States.

Blackstone Reportedly In Advanced Talks To Buy Ascend Learning

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) is reportedly in advanced talks to acquire Ascend Learning, LLC for more than $2 billion, including debt. Blackstone has prevailed in an auction for Ascend Learning, and is now negotiating terms with its majority owner, Providence Equity Partners LLC.

Ascend Learning Reportedly Exploring Sale

Ascend Learning, LLC is seeking reportedly exploring sale. Ascend Learning LLC, is exploring a sale that it hopes will value the company at more than $2 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Ascend Learning's majority owner, Providence Equity Partners LLC, has hired investment banks Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC) and Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) to run the auction for Ascend Learning, the people said on November 21, 2016.

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