PE-backed Six Red Marbles hires new CFO

Six Red Marbles, which is backed by Calvert Street Capital Partners, has named David DiFelice as chief financial officer. Previously, DiFelice worked at Strategic Savings. Headquartered in Boston, Six Red Marbles is a provider of digital and print-based learning programs and educational solutions.

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Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014

Six Red Marbles today announced that David DiFelice has been hired as the Company’s new Chief Financial Officer.

“David has a long track record of successfully leading the financial function of technology-focused companies,” said Bob Fogel, CEO of Six Red Marbles. “His skills in strategic planning and financial and operational infrastructure building will be critical in meeting Six Red Marbles’ corporate objectives.”

For the past two decades, Six Red Marbles has been partnering with e-learning companies, educational publishers, schools, and non-profit organizations by developing blended learning materials, interactive curriculum and online courses that help engage students and create rich personalized experiences.

“Passion for improving student learning experiences and a focus on transformative education are major reasons I’m excited to join the leadership team at Six Red Marbles,” DiFelice said. “Unique expertise in learning design and education technology allows Six Red Marbles to bring creativity and stability to a rapidly changing marketplace.”

DiFelice joins Six Red Marbles from Strategic Savings, LLC, a firm focused on helping early stage companies maximize cash flow. Prior to that he held CFO positions at Assessment Systems, a company that developed and administered examinations in the professional licensure space; and PTS Learning Systems, a leader in instructor-led and computer-based training products for technical certifications.

About Six Red Marbles
Six Red Marbles is an award-winning creator of innovative digital and print-based learning programs and educational solutions. As the largest U.S.-based provider of learning experience design, content development and education technology (edtech) services, the Company works on approximately 250 projects each year for more than 50 customers including publishers, schools, universities, foundations and technology companies. Having identified a set of Six Core Principles as part of its approach to natural learning, Six Red Marbles is able to partner with customers to develop interactive and engaging products that support personalized learning for students across the early childhood to adult education markets. Backed by Calvert Street Capital Partners, a lower middle market private equity group, the Company is headquartered in Boston, MA, and has additional offices in Baltimore, Austin and Delhi, India.

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