For Immediate Release
Ed Map Joins IMS Global Learning Consortium
Sharing Insights and Technology Standards to Enable Better Digital Learning Experiences
Nelsonville, OH, April 13, 2016 – Ed Map, Inc., seeking to accelerate the disruption of the traditional educational content supply chain through new technology and services, has joined IMS Global Learning Consortium in support of that effort. By financially supporting the non-profit organization, Ed Map joins a community committed to collaboratively inventing the future of educational and learning technology.
Ed Map’s mission is to increase the value of educational content by simplifying its discovery, management and delivery. The company believes the future of course materials is mostly digital and integrated in the course, aligned with learning objectives, supports teaching and learning – and provided at an affordable cost. “Our IMS Global membership serves to formally align our respective visions,” says Ed Map President and…
Partnership supports Agora’s commitment to innovation and technology
Ed Map, Inc. is pleased to announce its new partnership with Agora Cyber Charter School. Agora will use Ed Map’s services and technology to enable its students to acquire the textbooks and other educational materials they need.
Agora Cyber Charter School is a tuition-free public virtual charter school serving more than 9,000 Pennsylvania students in Kindergarten through 12th grade under the authorization of the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Paul DeAngelo, Agora CFO says, “We believe that by working with Ed Map, we’ll be able to supply our students and staff with the highest quality materials at the most reasonable cost. And in this current state of a budget impasse, it is more important…
Partnership supports Capella’s commitment to educational innovations
Nelsonville, OH, February 10, 2015 – ED MAP, Inc. has announced a new partnership that will assist Capella University respond to the changing needs and expectations for higher education institutions. ED MAP is a content strategy and logistics company, supporting over 100 institutions and 1 million students. ED MAP’s OPENVUE® platform and supporting services will enable Capella University to find, manage, and deliver innovative and engaging course content to learners via an student portal integrated with their SIS and LMS systems. OPENVUE fulfills Capella University’s need for an enterprise-level learning content management system that goes well beyond merely supporting the resale of, or access to, content from traditional and secondary markets.
According to ED MAP President and COO Kerry S. Pigman, “Capella’s commitment to supporting learners is explicit in their mission statement, promising ‘innovative programs that are responsive to the needs of adult learners…
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, CHICAGO, IL and NEW YORK, November 6, 2014 – First Capital, a national commercial finance company, announced it has provided a $7,000,000 revolving line of credit to ED MAP, Inc. The senior credit facility consists of a $7 million working capital revolver collateralized by accounts receivable and inventory.
First Capital was referred to the company because of First Capital’s ability to refinance the previous lender, providing the company with additional liquidity and flexibility to support continued growth. ED MAP is a content strategy and logistics company that provides services and technology to simplify the discovery, adoption, management and delivery of quality educational content within the higher education marketplace.
“With ED MAP experiencing a growing need for and interest in our services and technology, we had been looking for a lending partner able to provide the flexible facility we needed to capture market opportunities,” remarked Gregory P. Smith, CFO…
ED MAP President Kerry Pigman Elected to Athens Foundation Board
At its annual meeting held January 29, 2013, ED MAP President and COO Kerry S. Pigman was one of three new members elected to the board of the Athens Foundation. This role builds on Kerry’s involvement supporting the Athens County community.
The press release written by the Athens Foundation stated:
Three New Members Elected To the Athens Foundation Board of Directors
The membership of the Athens Foundation elected three new members to the Board of Directors at Tuesday’s Annual meeting which was held at 5:30 pm at the OU Baker Center Ballroom on January 29, 2013.
Outgoing board member and Treasurer Scott Nisely was recognized for his eight years of service to the foundation. New members include Dr. Vipin Koshal, Kerry Pigman and Scott Robe. Cardiologist Vipin B. Koshal, DO, is affiliated…