141: Quizlet, The Free Flashcard & Language App to Study & Learn
As Senior Director, Product Management at Google, Matthew Glotzbach had overall product responsibility for Google’s cloud computing applications including Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sites, Google Voice, Google Talk across business and consumer offerings.
When he was the Vice President of Product Management at YouTube, he led the creation of YouTube’s music subscription service and fan-funding business platforms. Glotzbach has now moved into the world of EdTech and is the CEO of Quizlet but this is not his first education-focused initiative. A 12-year Google veteran, he was also part of the founding team of Google apps for education.
Quizlet makes simple learning tools that let you study anything.The company consistently ranks in the top 10 free education apps in the iTunes and Google Play stores. With over 125 million user-contributed study sets on Quizlet and over 20 million monthly active users, the platform is enjoying incredible success.
“Master your classes with the leading education app! Create your own flashcards or choose from millions created by other Quizlet users on thousands of subjects. If you’re doing standardized test prep for big exams like the SAT or ACT, studying for an upcoming midterm or test, or just need homework help, you can feel confident with these powerful interactive learning tools — inside the classroom or out”
Matthew Glotzbach @mglotzbach