Campus Labs, a Portfolio Company of Leeds Equity Partners, Completes Acquisition of CoursEval
Leeds Equity Partners-backed portfolio company acquires leading provider of online course and instructor evaluation software for higher education institutions
New York, USA — September 28, 2017. Campus Labs, Inc., a subsidiary of EdCentric, Inc. and a portfolio company of Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Academic Management Systems, LLC (“CourseEval” or the “Company”), a provider of online course evaluation software used by higher education institutions to assess faculty and course performance. The Company is based in Buffalo, NY and currently serves more than 300 higher education institutions.
CoursEval represents the fourth acquisition for Edcentric, a Leeds Equity portfolio company providing planning, assessment, engagement and fundraising software to education institutions.
“The acquisition of CoursEval represents a big win for both companies,” said Eric Reich, Co-Founder and President & CEO of Campus Labs. “I’m eager and excited to move forward with our combined talents. Together we are stronger and more committed to our course evaluation member base than ever before.”
Jacques Galante, Managing Director of Leeds Equity Partners said, “The addition of CourseEval to Campus Labs and Edcentric further solidifies its software suite serving education institutions. We look forward to building deeper partnerships with our customers as we seek to increase student success and enhance teaching and learning."
About Leeds Equity Partners:
Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, is a New York-based private equity firm focused exclusively on investing in the education, training and information services industries (the “Knowledge Industries”). Since 1993, Leeds Equity has provided more than $1.5 billion of private equity capital to a broad spectrum of companies across the Knowledge Industries. Leeds Equity seeks to leverage its sector-focused expertise and market insights to create long term value for its portfolio companies.
For additional information on Leeds Equity Partners, see http://www.leedsequity.com/
Edcentric is the leading provider of institutional effectiveness software to education institutions. Edcentric’s go-to-market operations include Campus Labs, based in Buffalo, NY and iModules, based in Leawood, KS. The company's software enables planning, assessment, engagement and fundraising, thereby improving overall institutional effectiveness.
For additional information on Edcentric, see http://www.edcentric.io
About Campus Labs:
Founded in 2001, Campus Labs empowers institutions to make valuable connections with their data. The Company offers a complete set of integrated solutions for areas such as assessment, retention, teaching, learning, student engagement, and institutional effectiveness. Campus Labs is proud to serve more than 1,000 higher education institutions.
For additional information on Campus Labs, see https://www.campuslabs.com/