Latest Stephen Gilfus Stories

2014-07-09 08:34:59

Appointment Reinforces Blackboard's Commitment to Open Standards WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gary Lang, senior vice president of product development, support and cloud services for Blackboard, has been appointed to the IMS Global Learning Consortium's board of directors, the company announced today. A nonprofit collaboration of the world's leading universities, school districts, government organizations, content providers and technology suppliers, IMS Global is...

2014-06-16 16:26:55

University Selects Industry's Leading Learning Management Environment WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Windsor has selected Blackboard to power its online and blended learning platform for its 16,500 students, the company announced today. The University will replace its current learning management system (LMS) with Blackboard's learning environment, citing the company's innovative product road map, industry leadership, and comprehensive student and...

2014-01-29 08:37:03

Effort Aims to Simplify Student Purchases of Course Materials WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard Inc. today announced plans to introduce an online bookstore in an effort to simplify the process for students to purchase assigned course materials. The company is kicking off the initiative with limited trials this spring with select postsecondary institutions and planning on a full launch this summer. While details for the bookstore are still being finalized,...

2013-10-16 23:19:02

Stephen Gilfus, through Gilfus Ventures LLC, re-enters market and plans to release an Open Source enterprise learning platform to the global education community. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Stephen Gilfus, Chairman of Gilfus Ventures and CEO of the Gilfus Education Group announced today from the Educause Annual Conference that his venture firm will pick up the Learning Management System (LMS) industry, shake it up, and set it down five years into the future by acquiring Drupal...

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