About Teachscape, Inc.
Teachscape is a technology-enabled instructional effectiveness company that provides research-based, data-driven, and outcomes-oriented professional learning for educators throughout a school system. As a strong proponent of the National Staff Development Council’s standards, Teachscape’s mission is to improve the quality of teaching and instructional leadership through data systems, professional learning, and services that support effective practice. Teachscape has partnered with respected institutions including Stanford University, McREL, the Concord Consortium, the University of Texas and others to shape its approach to professional learning. For more information, visit Teachscape at http://www.teachscape.com
ABS Capital Partners invests in the very best later-stage growth companies, partnering with CEOs to create a bridge to the next critical stage of success. Whether success is defined as a winning IPO like American Public Education, NeuStar, and Rosetta Stone or a rewarding sale such as US Labs, Course Advisor, and Advanced Disposal, ABS Capital’s financial backing and active partnership supports the CEO in tackling the challenges of rapid growth and creating significant long-term value.
Our partners are highly experienced at working with growth companies–with backgrounds in financial markets, consulting and as C-level executives themselves. Our practical, down-to-earth approach enables a strong partnership to determine and achieve well-defined goals. Our extensive network of resources delivers vital industry connections to our portfolio companies enabling them to capitalize on their competitive advantage.
ABS Capital Partners specializes in four growth sectors—business services, healthcare, media and communications, and software. With over $2 billion raised since inception, including $420 million in its latest fund, ABS Capital continues to build on its strong reputation for teaming with market leaders to deliver strong returns to investors.
About NeXtAdvisors, LLC
NeXtAdvisors, LLC is a strategic advisory firm focused on the education and
new media sectors. The principals provide merger, strategic advisory and
private placement services in consultation with North Point Advisors, LLC,
a member of FINRA/SIPC. Each of our principals have over 20 years of
experience in our core domains.
ABS Capital Partners
Cheryl Scott Williams