We Get It

We understand how fast the world and technology are changing, and how frustrating it is to try to help your people when stuck with outdated solutions. We also understand you want to leap ahead and do things differently, and we agree that nobody should have to be limited with outdated technology and modalities.

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1994

VitalSource founded

1999

Founded LGuide, a "consumer reports" for web-based training

Co-founded by Sam Herring

2000

First fully portable eTextbooks in higher education

Delivered world's first multi-publisher digital curriculum (Dental Education-US)

2002
Became Intrepid Learning Solutions

White-labeled versions of platforms for publishers

2004
First online/offline synced eReader
2006

VitalSource acquired by Ingram Content Group

2009
First full-institution eTextbook programs
2011
Sam Herring appointed Chair of ATD
VitalSource acquires VPG (professional services company)
2013
Created learning technology platform
2014
Launched first corporate MOOC

Opened international offices in London, Melbourne, Middle East, Brazil, and South Africa

VitalSource acquires CourseSmart (publisher-owned eTextbook company)

2015

Founded SaaS startup Intrepid Learning, Inc.

Sold services business to Xerox

2017

Platform now known as Intrepid Learn

Acquired by VitalSource

Acquired Intrepid Learning (corporate/professional learning technologies)

Product now known as Intrepid Discover

Acquired Verba (channel enablement techonologies)

Our Leadership Team