Financial Briefs, March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020 | Volume 51, Number 7

School-to-industry platform provider Nepris (Austin, TX) in March closed a $5 million investment round led by K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA). Additional funders in this round include the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Next Wave Impact Fund, and SustainVC, all of which have been early investors in Nepris. New investors include Strada Education Network, Bonsal Capital, and others. The new investment gives Nepris the ability to scale up, expand to new regions, and sign more industry partnerships supporting all 16 career and technical education clusters. Nepris, founded in 2014, connects educators and industry professionals to enable career exploration.

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