DreamBox Learning® (www.dreambox.com), the leading Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ company, today appointed Peter Biere as its Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. A former Partner at Gottschalk Hardesty and CFO of GlobalScholar, Mr. Biere brings deep financial, operations management and K-12 education market expertise to DreamBox Learning.
Mr. Biere joins the DreamBox Learning leadership team with 30 years of experience in adding value to public and privately held emerging growth and middle market companies across a wide range of industries from educational and traditional high technology to retail distribution and financial services.
“We’re thrilled to have such an accomplished CFO, proven leader and talented business partner join the team,” said Jessie Woolley-Wilson, President and CEO of DreamBox Learning. “Together, we will continue to shape DreamBox Learning’s promising future and fulfill our mission to bring high quality, engaging and effective personalized learning experiences to all children regardless of their zip code.”
In addition to Mr. Biere’s prior posts at Gottschalk Hardesty and GlobalScholar, he also served as CFO at Zones.com and Locate Networks, COO at Evergreen Collateral Consulting, and CFO and General Manager at Lumera Corporation (now GigOptix). In these capacities, Mr. Biere optimized financial structures, drove profitability, shaped corporate development and strategy and created organizational sustainability.
About DreamBox Learning
DreamBox Learning was founded in 2006 in Bellevue, Washington and launched its first online learning product in January 2009. The platform has won more than 20 top education and technology industry awards and is in use in all 50 states. DreamBox Learning Math offers a groundbreaking combination of Intelligent Adaptive Learning, rigorous elementary mathematics curriculum, and motivating learning environment. The innovative DreamBox platform captures every decision a student makes while working in the program and adjusts the student’s learning path appropriately, providing millions of individualized learning paths, each one tailored to a student’s unique needs.
DreamBox Learning closed its Series A round of funding in December 2011 led by private investors Reed Hastings, John Doerr and Deborah Quazzo, as well as GSV Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: GSVC).
|PDL BioPharma Appoints Peter Garcia as Chief Financial Officer (2013/4/30)|
|Farmer Mac Names R. Dale Lynch As New Chief Financial Officer (2013/2/11)|
|Learning Tree International Appoints Chief Financial Officer (2013/4/8)|
|Safeway Inc. Names Peter J. Bocian Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (2013/2/4)|
|Pamela J. Craig to Step Down as Accenture Chief Financial Officer, Accenture Veteran David P. Rowland Named Chief Financial Officer, Changes Effective July 1, 2013 (2013/3/28)|
|Synnex Names FedEx Veteran Witt Chief Financial Officer (2013/4/1)|
|Coeur Appoints Peter C. Mitchell to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (2013/5/8)|
|Caldwell Partners Names Chris Beck Chief Financial Officer (2013/3/18)|
|ITT Exelis Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Peter Milligan to present at RBC Capital Markets’ 2013 Aerospace and Defense Investor Day (2013/5/3)|
|Executive with 25 Years of Corporate Finance and M&A Experience Joins Northstar as Chief Financial Officer (2013/3/4)|
|Start Premium Trial||Register For Free|
|P||F||Fund Financial Data (13,000+ funds)|
|P||F||Stock Financial Data (7,000+ stocks)|
|P||F||Stock and Fund Screeners (basic)|
|P||F||Investing Articles and Market Commentary|
|P||F||Articles Archive (>30 days)|
|P||F||Discuss (dozens of stock, fund, bond, and general bulletin boards)|
|P||F||Portfolio Manager (basic)|
|P||F||Morningstar Investment Classroom|
|P||F||Morningstar Investing Classroom Rewards (earn as you learn and redeem for Morningstar merchandise)|
|P||Morningstar Fund Analyst Reports (full research on 2,000 funds and ETFs)|
|P||Morningstar Stock Analyst Reports (full research on 2,000 stocks)|
|P||Morningstar Stock and Fund Stewardship Grades|
|P||Portfolio Manager (advanced with 10 x-ray analyses, including guidance)|
|P||Portfolio Monitor (monthly and on-demand personalized portfolio statements)|
|P||Morningstar Proprietary Stock Information (stock star ratings, buy/sell prices, economic moat ratings, and more)|
|P||Morningstar Stock and Fund Favorites & Red Flags eNewsletters|
|P||Premium Stock and Fund Screeners (advanced with nearly infinite ways to find the best securities for you)|
|P||Discounts on Morningstar newsletters, books, seminars, and more|
Access these features and more when you sign up for Free Membership.
Join Morningstar today. It's Free.
Access these features and more when you sign up for Premium Membership.
Start your free 14-day trial today online
Your subscription may be tax deductible. Please contact your tax advisor.