LearnLaunch Class: Partnership Development (Marketing Class Series Part 4)
$1 to $50
Level: BeginnerTrack: Marketing & PR
This is the last class in the April/May Marketing Class Series.
Partnerships with established companies can be a great way for edtech startups to amp up their ability to reach their potential market. Flashnotes.com, the student-to-student study materials marketplace, has recently built partnerships with both Cengage Learning and Barnes & Noble College - both of which have also invested in Flashnotes.com.
Mike Matousek, the startup’s founder and CEO, will tell the story of how Flashnotes.com developed its key partners, as well as review the following topics of interest to all edtech entrepreneurs:
- what to look for in a potential partner
- how to develop relationships with potential partners
- how to grow your user base & market share through effective partnerships
Meet the Instructor:
Mike MatousekCEO/ Founder, FlashnotesMike Matousek is the founder of Boston-based Flashnotes.com, the student-to-student study materials marketplace. He founded the company while a senior at Kent State University in 2010 and later graduated with a degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship. Mike recently closed a Series B round of funding for Flashnotes.com, which empowers smart students to make money from their own study material while helping other students study smarter to get better grades. Mike is passionate about the fact that 46% of today’s college students don’t graduate and is on a mission to help more students succeed.
Event Location:First Republic Bank160 Federal Street 8th Floor Boston, MA 02210
Event Sponsor:First Republic Bank