To kick off the New Year, we are pleased to announce that Al Rosabal has joined as CEO of Galvanize! Al is an authentic leader who brings to Galvanize proven strategic, operational and transformational skills. He has a profound understanding of how technology and data are transforming the way we all live and work – in other words, a perfect fit to lead the next stage of growth at Galvanize.
And growth is exactly what we have planned! In 2017, Galvanize opened two new campuses, added twelve new enterprise training clients, graduated an impressive number of students and added significantly to our membership base. We continued to drive innovation in the technology education market with the introduction of blended learning programs on our market-leading Learn platform. And we finished the year with a new influx of capital to fund future growth.
In 2018, we are looking forward to expanding our education community, adding new features to our learning technology platform and rolling out innovative technical education programs. And most importantly, we look forward to helping students, enterprise professionals, entrepreneurs and startup companies expand their technical skillsets and knowledge base.