LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SketchyMedical, a leading online education company that teaches complex concepts through visual memory techniques, today announced it has received a majority-stake investment of $30 million from TCG. The investment will be used to scale company growth and establish an in-house studio for live content and animation for tackling new subjects.
“Students love how the SketchyMedical team leverages the powerful combination of creativity and animation to make the tedious task of memorization more fun,” said Mike Kerns, Co-Founder and Partner, TCG. “The possibilities are endless for this approach to learning, and we’re looking forward to helping them scale the business and grow their passionate user base.”
Founded in 2013 by four medical students, SketchyMedical uses the well-regarded memory palace technique to help fellow students retain the overwhelming amount of information necessary for board exams and beyond. SketchyMedical offers tiered subscriptions that include a comprehensive set of video