CEO Adrian Ridner to present new model for workplace education at Learning 2016

Session to focus on scalable and affordable online options for upskilling employees.

October 20, 2016

Mountain View, CA — CEO and Co-founder of Adrian Ridner will be participating in the panel discussion Upskill Success! Higher Education with Online Study at Elliott Masie's Learning 2016 which takes place in Orlando, FL October 23-26 of 2016.

The session will be moderated by Tamar Ekeles from Atlantic Bridge Ventures, a former "CLO of the year" and will include a panel of experts who have seen the effect of this model firsthand: Adrian Ridner of, Cody Cleverly of JetBlue Airways, and Ronny Varghese of Paradigm Fitness. Panelists will discuss challenges employers face when providing educational benefits and an affordable solution that empowers employees to learn new skills and earn a bachelor's degree at little to no cost. The discussion will also include a student's perspective on online courses and the challenges of juggling work and school.

"I am excited to join the thousands of education leaders who are coming together to explore innovative ways to evolve and disrupt the world of workplace and workforce learning through online education programs," says Adrian Ridner of

The session information:

Session #480

Upskill success! Higher Education with Online Study

Date: Monday, October 24th, 2016

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Room: Coronado G's workforce learning solutions include: Workforce College Accelerator which provides employees a fast and affordable way to complete their college degree online, as well as GED prep courses, workplace skills, and compliance training.

If you are attending the conference and would like to set up a time to meet with, you can e-mail to contact us directly.

About is the simplest, most efficient way to learn online. Over 25 million students a month use our online courses and study tools to master any subject. helps students in kindergarten through college excel academically and professionals can gain the skills they need in the workplace. The animated videos bring concepts to life and provide an easy, low-cost way to improve grades, earn college credit, and close skill gaps. was founded in 2002 and is a privately-held company located in Mountain View, California.

For more information, contact:

Jennifer McHam

(650) 962-1200 x520

jmcham [at]