Guest Profile: Ryan Leavitt, CRO and Co-Founder of LearnCore

Ryan Leavitt is featured on The Best Team Wins Podcast tomorrow discussing accountability, communication, and leadership.  Until then, read more about Ryan and LearnCore below.

  • What’s your title?
    • CRO and Co-Founder
  • What is the name of your company?
  • In 100 words or less, describe what your company does.
    •  LearnCore is a sales enablement and coaching solution that addresses common training challenges that large and growing organizations face to certify their teams. It is being utilized by leading companies like AOL, Box, CDW, CareerBuilder etc. to make sure their teams are up to speed and communicating consistently.

      With regards to sales training and communication, clients can utilize the Pitch IQ module: a video practice and coaching platform that enables people to actually apply what they learn and helps to transfer knowledge/skills from top performers. Using Pitch IQ, learners practice a response to scenarios or questions, watch and review their peers and receive feedback from managers.

  • Where is the company based?
    • Chicago, IL
  • When was the company founded?
    • 2010
  • How many employees do you have?
    • ~35
  • Is your company bootstrapped, or have you raised equity financing (VCs, angels, etc)?
    • Bootstrapped  
  • What company accomplishment or milestone in the past 12 months are you most proud of?
    • 2x team, 2x revenue and had our first acquisition: Screencastify in late 2016.
  • What’s the #1 company issue or area of focus for you right now?
    • Talent. Finding the right people as we plan to double our headcount again before the end of the year.