Co-Founder Lynda Weinman Raises $103 Million Venture Capital For Eponymous Online Learning Platform lynda.com
The female-founded edutech company receives a huge first round of outside funding, with big plans for expansion.
By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)
Co-founded by Lynda Weinman in 1995 and profitable since 1997, online learning platform lynda.com has big plans to scale and grow internationally with its first round of outside funding – $103 million from Accel Partners, Spectrum Equity and Meritech Capital Partners.
lynda.com earned over $100 million in revenue in 2012.