About: Come and learn from the successes and challenges of Codecademy though an HBS Case Study taught by Jeffrey Bussgang. In just a few short years since its inception in 2011, the company has grown into one of the world's largest online learning platforms, with more than 24 million users. Jeff notes that "Codecademy is a mission-driven company first, where the founders are passionate about providing educational opportunities to the masses."
Jeff is a legendary venture capitalist, professor at HBS and author of "Mastering the VC Game." In his entrepreneurial days, Jeff helped to scale and exited both Open Market and UPromise. He now is a General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners, a Senior Lecturer in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School, and an author.