VIPKid, a global education technology company, today announced that
Founder and CEO Cindy Mi has won a Glassdoor award honoring the Top
CEOs in 2019. Glassdoor,
one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites, released its annual
award recognizing the Top CEOs, which highlights leaders that have the
highest approval ratings on Glassdoor.
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Among the chief executives recognized, Mi received an impressive
approval rating based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews that VIPKid
teachers, who offer their services on VIPKid’s platform, shared on
Glassdoor throughout the past year.
“It is a privilege to be recognized as part of this tremendous group of
highly accomplished leaders, but even more humbling to have the
appreciation from teachers. I am continuously in awe of the global
classroom we’ve built and I am energized knowing that we’re united by a
shared mission to inspire and empower every child for the future,” said
“Glassdoor’s Top CEOs award continues to be more competitive every year,
and I congratulate each leader on their achievement,” said Christian
Sutherland-Wong, Glassdoor president and chief operating officer.
reviews on Glassdoor, reviewers are asked to rate various factors
about their experience, including their overall satisfaction and other
attributes like senior leadership. Among the approximately 900,000 CEOs
reviewed on Glassdoor, Mi ranks in the top 100 with an 87% approval
Glassdoor’s Top CEOs in 2019 were determined using company reviews
shared between May 2, 2018 and May 1, 2019. The final list is compiled
using Glassdoor’s proprietary algorithm, led by its Economic
Research Team, and takes into account quantity, quality and
consistency of reviews.
This recognition follows a long list of other 2019 accolades. VIPKid has
also been named one of Glassdoor’s
Best Places to Work, BrandZ’s
Top 100 Most Valuable Chinese Brands, Fast
Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies for the second year in a
row and one of FlexJobs’ Top
100 Companies with Remote Jobs. Additionally, VIPKid was recently
recognized by SIIA’s CODiE Awards as a Finalist for Best Virtual
Learning Solution. This year Mi has also been recognized by Crunchbase
as #1 on the list of 50
Female Entrepreneurs Everyone Should Know and was a recipient of the ASU
+ GSV Summit 2019 Power of Women Award.
For the complete list of all Glassdoor Top CEOs winners in 2019, please
is a global education technology company that connects children with the
world’s best teachers for real-time online English immersion learning.
VIPKid’s mission is to inspire and empower every child for the future.
VIPKid envisions a global classroom that empowers students and teachers
through personalized learning, connects cultures across the world and
ignites a passion for lifelong learning. It believes that education is
not one-size-fits-all, rather, all students are unique and the world is
within their reach when connected with great teachers capable of
personalizing learning and sparking curiosity.
Founded in 2013 and formally launched in 2014, VIPKid has become China’s
market-leading online education startup, attracting investment from
Tencent, Coatue Management, Sequoia Capital, Sinovation Ventures,
Yunfeng Capital, Matrix Partners, Learn Capital, Northern Light VC and
Bryant Stibel, among others. The VIPKid platform currently connects over
600,000 paying students with over 70,000 teachers in the US and Canada.
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