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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Mighty United, a Finnish EdTech start-up and developer of Mightifier®, an application focusing on social emotional learning, is advancing in the international education markets. The company is proud to welcome new investors and advisors –  experienced business leaders Jacob and Hans Dalborg, from Stockholm and serial entrepreneur, key-note speaker and investor Jeany Stein from Silicon Valley.

“Mightifier is a company with great people and a service that is highly needed in the schools and organizations. We are very proud to be part of them as an investor”, says Jacob Dalborg.

“Mightifier has a great potential in schools. We’ve already seen the positive impact Mightifier has on reducing bullying and boosting inclusive classroom spirit.  I’m very happy to be part of them as an investor and advisor”, continues Jeany Stein.

The Mighty United Founder and CEO, Mervi Pänkäläinen, will lead the company’s entry to USA market.

“We are very excited to start a close cooperation together with our new advisors. Jacob has also joined the Board and he has a vast experience in leadership, digital business development and the publishing industry. Jeany will support the market entry strategy development, as well as act as a liaison to key players in the area. First, we are looking for a distribution partner to work with in the US”, Pänkäläinen says.

Mightifier® has been developed by a passionate team consisting of expertise in social psychology, tech development, design and brands. The team has recently made new recruitments in the areas of tech development, pedagogy and the latest is Jonna Pitkänen, who will start as a COO in the summer.

“I’m happy that Jonna will be leading the company’s operations in Helsinki with her strong experience in sales, customer experience and business development”, says Pänkäläinen.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Mervi Pänkäläinen, + 358 (0)400 885221, mervi@mightifier.com, www.mightifier.com

Mightifier® application is boosting social-emotional learning and has been co-created with Finnish teachers and students. Mightifier® method is based on positive peer feedback on classmates’ character strengths. Mightifier® wellbeing pulse demonstrates how positive relations impact individual and group wellbeing and success. The Kokoa certified company has been awarded on national and international level on product design and innovativeness. In Asian market, the company is working with Scholastic, the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books and a global leader in educational programs and services for use in schools and homes.

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