National EdTech Leader Honored for Helping Make Chandler Area a Great Place to Live, Work and Play
CHANDLER, Ariz., September 13, 2017 – StrongMind, a leading digital curriculum and technology platform developer for schools, announced it has been named best local business in the 2017 Chandler Award Program.
StrongMind was founded in 2001 in Chandler as the sister company of Primavera Online High School. It develops the award-winning digital curriculum and state-of-the-art technology platform used by the school’s 400+ faculty and staff and 25,000+ students who attend each year. StrongMind is working to empower other schools with the integrated technology and curriculum solution that has helped Primavera become one of the most successful online high schools in the country.
“In the nearly two decades since our beginning we have empowered over 200,000 students throughout Arizona with an exceptional education,” said StrongMind Founder and CEO Damian Creamer. “And now we’re rapidly expanding our capability to help students across the country. Chandler is a remarkable community. We’re proud to be part of its history, as well as its evolution into the future.”
StrongMind is growing at approximately 60% annually, and currently employs 193 highly skilled technology, curriculum, instructional design and creative experts. The company moved into a new custom-designed office earlier this year to accommodate it growing staff.
Each year, the Chandler Award Program identifies companies that have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. The program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Chandler Award Program and data provided by third parties.
About Chandler Award Program
The Chandler Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Chandler area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implement programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
StrongMind is helping U.S. secondary schools democratize education with its rigorous and engaging digital curriculum for grades 6-12 and an advanced technology platform. It is the ideal solution for schools committed to offering their students the highest quality online education. StrongMind Digital Curriculum has received an EdTech Cool Tool Award, five Regional Emmy® Awards, an SIIA CODiE Award, 29 Telly Awards and a Serious Play Competition Award. To learn more about StrongMind and its job openings, visit www.StrongMind.com.