Learning amplification platform, Continu secures $13.5m in funding

Scott Burgess, the Chief Executive Officer of Continu

Continu.com, a learning amplification platform has closed a $13.5 million Series A investment led by Five Elms Capital, with participation from existing investors, Reformation Partners.

Continu plans to leverage the investment to expand on its vision of reimagining the future of workplace learning by scaling its product offerings and expanding its global team.

With the growing need for workplace learning, Continu is driven to innovate and transform the way companies train and develop their teams, customers, and partners.

Continu revolutionizing online upskilling

The Continu platform enables teams of any size to create a learning culture, author content, integrate with modern tools, measure training effectiveness, and scale to any audience.

Scott Burgess, the Chief Executive Officer of Continu offered additional insights.

“As the raging competion for talent increases globally, it has never been more important for companies to offer upskilling and develop their teams as well as enable their customers.”

“With this new funding round of capital, we are extremely excited to be rendered able to bring Continu to even more organizations as we expand both our product offerings and our teams.”

“We have always been building products that are centered around the needs of our clients and this new investment will allow us to move even faster to meet their growing needs.”

Continu’s extensive reach and global partnerships

Brands using Continu include Slack, GoPro, Impossible Foods, OneMedical and Upwork. Continu has seen 200% annual revenue growth and its team has grown over 400% in 2021.

David Rogg, a Partner at Reformation Partners expounded further on this aspect and said, “Continu is so compelling because it powers learning both inside and outside an organization.”

“Firms sign up with Continu for an internal use case and with the robustness of the software, they quickly expand to make Continu the learning system of record for external stakeholders.”

“This enables Continu to reach a wide range of end-users, beyond the walls of their clients.”

As Continu looks to scale its team, they are dedicated to maintaining its remote-first culture.

“Given the fact that our mission is to become the single source of truth for learning within organizations, Continu is dedicated to attracting and developing world-class talent and continuing to build our highly collaborative and winning culture,” said Scott Burgess.