Cengage Learning Champions BostInno’s 3rd Annual Tech Madness

Cengage Learning voted most valuable Boston-based tech company in next five years.


Cengage Learning turned eyeballs of many as it was announced the winner of Tech Madness 2016. Beating the most revered candidate CarGurus in the final round, Cengage proved it’s transformation from a traditional textbook publishing company to a new age edtech champion.

Among Cengage Learning’s most recent edtech innovations, were two path breaking digital products- MindTap Math Foundations, a game-changing approach to developmental studies designed with students, and MindTap Mobile, an app that allows students to access features of Cengage Learning’s MindTap e-learning platform directly from their smartphones.

“We’re thrilled to be named champion of the 2016 BostInno Tech Madness competition and, while biased, we know that we’ll have tremendous impact on Boston and in our industry in the coming years as we continue to evolve as an edtech company,”  said George Moore, Chief Technology Officer, Cengage Learning. “We look forward to continued growth in Boston and are recruiting for more than 150 positions, many of which are engineering and technology roles within my team.”

BostInno’s Tech Madness Competition an online competition that goes on for a month and allows readers to vote and advance their favorite Boston technology companies. 164 nominees applied for this years competition out of which 64 companies were selected to compete in this year’s championship.

Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional, library and workforce development markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience.