Packback Growth, Revenue, Number of Employees and Funding

Overview

Location:
Chicago, IL USA
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Industry:Learning
Founded:2014
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Estimated Revenue & Financials

  • Packback's estimated revenue is currently $13.6M per year.
  • Packback's estimated revenue per employee is $156322

Employee Data

  • Packback has 87 Employees.
  • Packback grew their employee count by 55% last year.
  • Packback currently has 6 job openings.

What Is Packback?

Packback exists to awaken and fuel the lifelong curiosity in every student. Packback Questions is a tool used to supplement a professor's teaching style and help achieve learning objectives such as increased engagement and critical thinking. After launching in April of 2014 upon airing on ABC's Shark Tank to a record 8.1M viewers nationwide, Packback has grown to serve over 130K students nationwide and is backed by $3M+ in venture funding from notable investors including Mark Cuban (Owner Dallas Mavs), Howard Tullman (CEO 1871), and Mark Tebbe (Founder Answers.com). Packback has been featured on numerous occasions in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, while its founders have been named as Crain's Chicago 20 in their 20's and ChicagoInno's 50 on Fire.

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87

Number of Employees

$13.6M

Revenue (est)

6

Current Jobs

55%

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Packback News

05/02/2019 - Packback looking to scale in education technology

Back when Packback was renting electronic versions of textbooks to college students for $5 a day, the Chicago startup went on ABC's "Shark ...

01/29/2019 - Back to school: Packback will make 45 hires and expand to ...

This time last year, Chicago-based edtech company Packback had 37 employees and was gearing up to announce a $4.2 million Series A.

01/29/2019 - Packback raises another $2.5 million, plans to hire

Pivot is often a euphemism for failure, which is OK if you fail up. Packback made the shift from renting digital textbooks to college students for a ...