Austin, TX, June 02, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Aceable, creator of the first state-approved native mobile drivers ed, defensive driving, and real estate continuing education courses was recognized as a winning company last Wednesday at the Austin Chamber of Commerce’s A-List Event at Moody Theater.
The annual event focuses on recognizing up-and-coming Austin companies in the different stages of the startup lifecycle and increasing their visibility and recognition as innovators. The event also aims to help aid in recruiting additional venture capital investments and top talent to the Austin, TX area.
While over 170 companies were nominated in 2017, just six were selected as winners in each of the three categories- Innovation, Growth and Scale. Aceable was selected as a winner in the Growth category which included nominees that have received funding between $1M-$10M. “I’m especially excited to have won this award because of the recruiting opportunities it brings with it. We’ve worked hard to make Aceable a great place to work and now even more people will be exposed to that,” said Geni Glynn, HR manager at Aceable. Aceable currently has a number of open career opportunities available on their website.
“We were beyond thrilled to win in the Growth category,” stated Blake Garrett, founder and CEO of Aceable. “Getting recognized at this event has been a goal of ours. Receiving an award in 2017 speaks tremendous volumes about the amount of growth and progress we’ve made in the last year alone.” Judging criteria for the event was based on Innovation, Achieveability, Sustainability and Leadership.
Aceable drivers ed is currently available to students in California, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Florida and Nevada with plans to launch in Pennsylvania in the coming weeks while defensive driving courses are available in Texas and California. AceableAgent, the new real estate vertical launched by the company this year, is currently available in Texas for continuing education with plans to launch pre-license in the future. All of Aceable’s courses can be purchased on the App Store, Google Play Store, or online at Aceable.com and AceableAgent.com.
Aceable is a mobile education platform that focuses on creating affordable, engaging and convenient educational content across all devices. Built by former teachers, NASA engineers and those passionate about education, the Austin-based team is obsessed with helping people with life’s certification challenges. After launching its first mobile app to provide accredited driver’s ed courses, Aceable is now expanding into defensive driving with Aceable Traffic School and other verticals for required education. To date, the company touts more than 200,000 users and counting, as it continues to expand nationwide. For more information about Aceable visit www.aceable.com.