Chyten Education Appoints New CEO
October 22, 2015 (PRLEAP.COM) Education NewsOctober 22, 2015 - Boston, MA - Chyten Education (www.Chyten.com) welcomes CEO Neil Khaund to oversee the company's continued growth from a point-solution tutoring and test prep provider to a full-service family solution offering ongoing academic enrichment opportunities for K-12 students.
Khaund joins Chyten after ten years of serving in executive roles for prominent educational brands such as Kaplan, Corporate Executive Board, and, most recently, publishing giant Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, where he was responsible for Corporate Development. Khaund possesses extensive experience in international education, including the launch of Kennedy Education in Latin America. He currently sits on the board for India-based Cambridge Education Development.
Khaund, who came aboard at the end of July of this year, is responsible for developing Chyten's long-range plan for brand expansion and program excellence. Says Khaund about this role, "Over the past 3 decades, Neil Chyten has done a tremendous job building Chyten Education as a brand synonymous with high quality and educational excellence. I am thrilled to join such a trusted organization and am looking forward to leading our brand to new markets, both domestically and internationally." In addition to leveraging Chyten as the premier full-service learning partner for families from elementary school until college, Khaund will also drive initiatives to more heavily integrate data and technology as a means of aiding students in proactively supplementing existing academic skill gaps.
About Khaund's addition, company President and Founder Neil Chyten comments, "I believe that meeting Neil was a stroke of good fortune, because our talents compliment each other so well. I feel confident that adding Neil to our team positions us for tremendously strong growth in the burgeoning private education market."
About Chyten Education
Founded by Neil Chyten in 1984, Chyten Education is a leading expert in academic excellence. With centers located across the country, the company utilizes an exclusive curriculum, proprietary strategies, and uniquely developed books and materials in service of a challenging and customizable approach to learning. Chyten teachers are experienced field specialists with master's degrees and/or PhDs who have helped over 1,000 students achieve perfect college-entrance exam scores over the last three decades. For students in grades 3-8, Chyten instills confidence and a love of learning while honing academic skills aligned with national common core standards in their New Generation program, which launched last year.