XanEdu expands in Ann Arbor with $1M investment and 50 jobs
XanEdu, Inc. is expanding its operations in the Ann Arbor region, investing more than $1 million and planning to hire over 50 people. As part of the expansion, XanEdu is consolidating its Michigan and Kentucky operations into its current headquarters, located in Pittsfield Township.
XanEdu currently has 30 employees in the region. The jobs the company will add here will be in management, sales, and IT. Positions are posted on SPARK Talent Portal.
Explaining SPARK’s work with XanEdu, Paul Krutko, president and CEO of Ann Arbor SPARK said, “We’ve connected the company with resources available through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Washtenaw Community College that positioned this region as a natural choice when XanEdu was looking to consolidate its operations where it could achieve its long-term goals. We are excited that XanEdu can tap in to the support available here to create the jobs and investment that will grow our economy.”
XanEdu, Inc., compiles and produces print and digitized custom educational materials for educators, students, and bookstores. XanEdu course materials, including course packs, custom books, and lab manuals, are accessible on iPad and Android tablets.
The company is transforming its business by enhancing its digital platform capabilities and expanding into new and adjacent markets.
“When looking for a location to consolidate our operations, Ann Arbor topped the list because we knew we could hire a range of talented employees here to meet our growth needs,” said John DeBoer, CEO, XanEdu. “Ann Arbor SPARK helped XanEdu realize that we’d be well-supported in our expansion here, and that we’d be able to confidently call this region our home and headquarters well in to the future. It’s exciting to know that we will be able to achieve business growth while in Ann Arbor.