We are excited to take LiveMind to the next level. This round of financing provides us with the capital needed to enhance the learning platform and build the marketplace.
Westport, CT (Vocus/PRWEB) February 09, 2011
LiveMind.com, an online live learning startup, recently closed an Angel financing round of $700,000. LiveMind will use the new growth capital to develop new products and expand the LiveMind community of teachers and students. Founder David Dean comments, “We are excited to take LiveMind to the next level. This round of financing provides us with the capital needed to enhance the learning platform and build the marketplace.” LiveMind CEO, David Lynch, states, “We have an aggressive marketing plan to make LiveMind the premier web marketplace for live, casual online learning. We’ll be the recognized destination for anyone who wants to learn virtually anything in a LIVE online environment.”
Livemind.com, which launched this past Spring under the name Yamisee.com, is a revolutionary new way for people to learn, connecting teachers and students in LIVE online classrooms. It provides teachers the tools to bring their expertise beyond the typical physical boundaries of continuing education in an easy to navigate online classroom. It provides students the opportunity to learn anything of interest in an interactive classroom from the convenience of their computer. LiveMind currently offers over 500 classes and has doubled the number of active students over the last two months. “Our mission at LiveMind is simple,” explained David Lynch. “We want to build the premier, live online learning marketplace that creates new social learning and teaching opportunities for the masses.”
Livemind.com is a Westport, CT based internet company that launched in April 2010. LiveMind is an open marketplace for live online learning. Using the LiveMind platform and suite of services, anyone can create and teach a class on any subject, and offer it at any price, or for free. People interested in learning can use LiveMind to find and take classes on their specific topics of interest. Students select classes and instructors based on class descriptions, instructor ratings and price. All classes are offered in live, online interactive sessions using state of the art tools and technology including live video and audio interaction with the instructor and advanced presentation capabilities. http://www.livemind.com
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