Learning Technology Executive takes Board Seat with Picmonic
Valley Edtech Startup Welcomes Industry Expert Bobby Babbrah to the Board of Directors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Phoenix, Ariz. (June 3, 2014) – Picmonic — a novel, research-proven educational software currently available to students in the healthcare industry — welcomes former McGraw-Hill Education executive Bobby Babbrah as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Babbrah has held a number of executive level positions with technology and education companies such as Pearson Education, Archipelago Learning and most recently, McGraw-Hill Education where he led the company’s digital roadmap and strategy across K-12 and post-secondary markets worldwide.
“We are laser-focused on bringing Picmonic’s revolutionary visual learning technology to every learner worldwide.” said Bobby Babbrah, “Picmonic is already well positioned for success; we now must continue to maximize our opportunities and provide learners with an invaluable Learning System that improves learner engagement and achieves learning outcomes.”
Mr. Babbrah is an entrepreneur with a track record in leading growth and value creation through innovation, excellence in operations and transformative business strategy. As a member of the Board of Directors, Mr. Babbrah will provide overall education and technology industry guidance, strategic business development and partnership advising.
“Bobby brings extensive product, operational and market expertise, a shrewd business mind and a true passion for learning technology,” stated Ron Robertson, CEO & co-founder of Picmonic. “We believe that with this addition, we will be better positioned to maximize our product offerings, advance our technology and foster strategic partnership opportunities.”
As the creator of a one-of-a-kind audiovisual learning system, Picmonic has helped more than 35,000 medical, nursing and pre-med students spanning more than 500 U.S. and international schools learn, retain and recall difficult information during and long after their exams.
Picmonic Inc is an interactive online audiovisual software learning system that enables students to quickly learn, retain and recall information long after they’ve taken their exams with the use of awesomely unforgettable picture mnemonics. Picmonic is research proven (Advances in Medical Education and Practice) and has been empirically validated to improve educational outcomes. Visit picmonic.com for more information.