Merger unites Upstairs Solutions with Care2Learn
Two major online training companies — Upstairs Solutions and Care2Learn — have announced their merger. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Nor has a name for the united firm been determined. The transaction will affect 4,000 facilities nationwide. Upstairs Solutions co-founder Tamar Abell will be president of the merged organization. She will answer to Tom Wallace, CEO of VectorLearning, the parent company of the new entity. Also joining the leadership team are Care2Learn's Vice President of Sales Ryan Sparks and Ken Berger, the former COO of Upstairs Solutions, who is now the vice president of operations. Customers of both firms will not see a service interruption. However, they will soon gain access to additional features and options, according to the merged firm.