Pioneering Study Abroad review website to expandfocus on transparency and outcomes assessment
New York, NY (December 13, 2013) – Abroad101 <http://www.studyabroad101.com/>, the world’s first and largest study abroad review website, has been acquired from the Westonian Group by Ledra Capital <http://ledracapital.com> and education entrepreneur Mark Shay, a team with deep expertise in international higher education and technology.
With more than 20,700 reviews of 7,700 programs, Abroad101 is the leading student review site for study abroad programs. It provides a free service for universities and students to rate, review and rank student experiences in study abroad programs. Abroad101 grew from one partnership at Tufts University in 2007 to more than 215 college partnerships today. The company was founded by Adam Miller, Mike Stone and Mark Lurie; MIT, Tufts and Harvard graduates, respectively.