Mandy Ginsberg ( CEO - Former CEO)

May 14, 2014, 10:30 PM – May 15, 2014, 1:30 AM

Mandy joined, the largest online tutoring service in 2013 after the company was purchased by IAC, a leading media and Internet company. Mandy was formerly the CEO of

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About this event

Mandy joined, the largest online tutoring service in 2013 after the company was purchased by IAC, a leading media and Internet company.   An executive with deep consumer, internet and brand experience, Mandy will help expand’s successful institutional business which has delivered 10 million one-on-one tutoring sessions through libraries, schools and the U.S. military to reach millions of more students and families directly. Mandy took over in 2008 after 19 months of decline, re-energizing the business and was responsible for the strongest growth has seen in its history. Mandy drove several breakthrough TV campaigns including “Real First Dates” ad campaign for that drove 20% growth of new customers and at she led the award-winning “Come as you Are” campaign quadrupling the business. Mandy oversaw all aspects of’s U.S. business—including marketing and branding, building strategic partnerships, driving technology and developing innovative product features including the launch of local events across the country. This expertise will be applied to’s business to create an education brand for college-bound students. Mandy was a competitive soccer player at the University of California at Berkley where she earned her Bachelor’s degree and she has an MBA from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.  She is on the Board of   Mandy lives in Dallas with her husband and two daughters.

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  • Mandy Ginsberg CEO - Former CEO



May 14 – 15, 2014
10:30 PM – 1:30 AM UTC


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