Seelio partners with fullbridge to help students hone skills, connect with employers at future leaders summits

October 7, 2015 | PR Web 

“Employers today aren’t just looking for a degree or GPA, but they want real evidence of the skills that students have. We love the work that Fullbridge does to help students build skills, and we were glad to help students at the Summit showcase their talents on Seelio,” said Moses Lee, Seelio co-founder and group president at Keypath Education.

Jenni Maier, managing editor for The Daily Muse and a speaker at the Summit, agreed. “A portfolio tells a company who you are and what you care about – more than a resume,” she said. “And that’s what employers want to know.”

WVU Communication studies teams up with national portfolio company to boost student job prospects

September 23, 2015 | WVU Daily

“We feel very fortunate to have found Seelio – for many reasons. We are able to use Seelio as a platform for student learning and development as well as collaboration in the classroom,” Andrea Weber, associate professor and undergraduate curriculum coordinator for communication studies, said. 

Purude calumet students benefit from ed tech company, seelio

May 21, 2015 | University Business

“Students who develop an online portfolio [on Seelio] can distinguish themselves by capturing evidence of their successful learning,” said Peggy Gerard, Purdue Calumet vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost. “Within a competitive job market, students can use such a portfolio effectively during an interview to show employers in an easy to access manner real examples of their educational achievements and application.”

Ann Arbor SPARK Helps Seelio, A Successful Tech Start-Up

May 20, 2015 | Michigan Business Network

“Seelio is a tech start up designed to enhance education. Moses Lee, the Founder and CEO, sat down to speak about his company, and how SPARK helped him along the way.”

Purdue University Calumet Partners with Seelio

May 19, 2015 | Lakeshore Public Radio

“Purdue University Calumet students are set to benefit from a new high tech resource that will enable them to showcase their talents and academic accomplishments to prospective employers.  Through the education service provider Seelio, students will have the ability to build a multi-media online portfolio to readily demonstrate hands-on learning and how they applied it effectively in a real-world environment.”

Purdue calumet partners with seelio

May 18, 2015 | Inside Indiana Business

“The university says experiential learning is a requirement for all undergraduates, so the portfolio will allow them to display what they have learned in real-world situations. Seelio was founded in 2011. Its other partnerships include the University of Michigan, Ohio University’s Scripps College of Communication and the University of Toledo.”

Purdue Calumet students benefit from partnership with Seelio education technology company

May 18, 2015 | Purdue University Calumet Campus News

“Career-minded Purdue University Calumet students intent on impressing prospective employers with the fruits of their Purdue education will be able to do so in a more revealing and accessible manner, thanks to a new high tech resource that goes beyond the traditional résumé. Purdue Calumet has contracted with educational service provider Seelio to enable students to showcase their academic accomplishments and provide immediate access to projects and publications via multi-media online portfolios. Essentially, students will be able to use their portfolio to readily demonstrate successful hands-on learning.”


May 16, 2015 | StartUPNation WJR Radio

“Join Jeff and Norm as they interview Skip Simms from Ann Arbor Spark and Emily Keller Logan from Seelio, Inc., this year’s recipient of Ann Arbor Spark’s Entrepreneur of the year award. Ann Arbor SPARK’s leadership team and board selected Seelio for the award for many reasons. The group considered all entrepreneurial activity in the Ann Arbor region in 2014, and Seelio’s accomplishments made it truly stand out.”

Ann Arbor Spark honors Seelio Inc. as entrepreneurial company of the year

May 11, 2015 | Crain’s Detroit Business

“Seelio Inc. was named entrepreneurial company of the year today at the  annual meeting ofAnn Arbor Spark, the nonprofit economic development organization.”

Ann Arbor SPARK Celebrates 10 Years, Business Success Stories at Annual Meeting

May 11, 2015 | PR Newswire

“Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Seelio partners with universities and colleges to offer software and services that help students connect the dots between their education and career goals. In 2014, Seelio was acquired by PlattForm, which is committed to continuing to grow the company in Ann Arbor. Seelio, an incubator client at SPARK Central since 2011, was the inaugural client of SPARK’s expanded space for second-stage companies. In addition to incubator space, Seelio has benefited from SPARK’s business accelerator grants, participation in the internship program, pre-seed funding, and LDFA microloan funding. To date, Seelio has raised more than $1.5 million, and employs more than 20 people.” 

University of toledo launches campus wide eportfolios

March 2, 2015 | Campus Technology

“Students at the University of Toledo in Ohio now can create online identities that capture their educational experience, thanks to a campuswide e-portfolio rollout. The institution signed an enterprise agreement with online portfolio company Seelio, gaining access to data visualization tools, learning management and student information system integrations, a dedicated UT community on Seelio, as well as dedicated service support for portfolio implementation across all colleges.”

Leveraging Portfolios for Students’ Career Success: The University of Toledo Launches Seelio Campus-Wide

March 2, 2015 | PRWeb

“More than 20,000 students at The University of Toledo now have direct access to Seelio’s online portfolio technology and services after an enterprise agreement was signed at the end of February.”

Every university of toledo student can now bring resume to life with seelio’s online portfolios

february 26, 2015 | Office of university communications

“The University of Toledo prepares students for successful careers with engaging classroom and experiential learning opportunities that can now be easily shared with potential employers,” said Larry Burns, UT vice president for external affairs. “The partnership with Seelio allows us to enhance the student experience and highlight the value of a UT degree.”

Seelio Now available to students at Tribeca Flashpoint Academy


“Starting this fall, TFA’s digital media arts students will have access to Seelio, a student lifecycle portfolio solution that enables them to document and capture their learning to prepare for life beyond graduation.”

Seelio adds 14 people to downtown ann arbor office

October 22, 2014 | Concentrate Media

“Startups launched and grown in Ann Arbor can sometimes end up in new homes after they are acquired. That’s not the case with Seelio. The 3-year-old startup is doubling down on Tree Town with a small spike in hiring.”

From the Bay Area to Ann Arbor, Seelio is Building an A+ Team

OCTOBER 19, 2014 | PR WEB

“Just four months after being acquired by education leader PlattForm, Seelio, a student lifecycle portfolio solution, has more than doubled the size of its team, establishing itself as a destination for talent in the Ann Arbor area.”



“Beginning this fall, University of Detroit’s Mercy’s College of Engineering & Science has partnered with Seelio, a student portfolio network to help students in the competitive job hunt.”

Honors College Partners with seelio to showcase student success

July 9, 2014 | Towson University News

“Through Seelio online portfolios, our students have the opportunity to showcase their academic and experiential learning experiences in an innovative and dynamic way,” says Bethany Pace, acting assistant dean for the Honors College.

UT and Digital portfolio partner Seelio to Highlight Mutual Success

July 9, 2014 | University of Toledo Office of Communications

“We want UT graduates to enter the work force with professional experience already on their resumés, and the digital platform Seelio provides is the perfect tool to demonstrate what sets UT graduates apart from their peers,” said Lawrence Burns, VP of External Affairs. “I’m grateful to PlattForm and Seelio for this opportunity to tell a powerful story about The University of Toledo to audiences across the country, and I’m hopeful other colleges and universities can learn from our success.”

UM STARTUP acquired by Plattform

June 6, 2014 | Xconomy

“This week, Seelio announced it has been acquired by PlattForm, a Kansas-based company specializing in academic program support, career preparation, marketing, and recruiting services for higher education.”

Ann arbor student portfolio company acquired by plattform


Seelio Inc., a social media company founded in Ann Arbor in 2011 that lets college students post their work in online portfolios, announced Wednesday that it has been bought by Lenexa, Kan.-based PlattForm, a marketing and enrollment recruitment company that serves colleges and universities around the world.”

Ann Arbor Based tech startup seelio acquired by Kansas-City based Plattform

JUNE 4, 2014 | MLIVE.COM

“With PlattForm, we have found a natural partner in supporting students throughout their entire university life cycle – from enrollment to placement,” Lee, Seelio’s CEO and co-founder said in a statement. “We are excited to continue PlattForm’s legacy of impacting higher education through strong service and innovative technology.”

PlattForm Announces the Acquisition of career preparation company, seelio


“PlattForm, a leading marketing and enrollment management partner for colleges and universities worldwide, announced today the acquisition of Seelio (, a service-based student portfolio solution for higher education institutions. Seelio enhances PlattForm’s model by offering a unique student life cycle approach that spans from enrollment to career placement while delivering optimal student outcomes.”



“The Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University has signed an agreement to partner with Seelio, an online portfolio network, to provide professors and students in the College with the ability to create online portfolios that display their work to potential employers and the public at large, helping them to track their learning and create an online brand in the process.”



“Seelio is looking to continue to grow its product use in more universities across North America. It currently has strong footholds in the Midwest, East Coast and South, but would like to partner with more institutions of higher learning in other regions of the country in 2014. ‘It’s all about growth,’ Lee says. ‘We want to provide stellar outcomes and services to university students.'”

Seelio helping WVU students link college experiences with real world


“We want Seelio to be the platform where they can really showcase all of the great things that they’re doing as communication studies majors,” [Dr. Christine] Rittenour, [Assistant Professor of Communication Studies], said. “We’re making it a part of our culture. It’s a nice way to always be noting this high-level goal that they should have for themselves.”

University partners with online portfolio company to bolster job prospects


“The University of Toledo is focused on helping our students take their degrees into the marketplace and earn their dream jobs,” said Dr. Scott Scarborough, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. “The Seelio partnership is another example of how we are enhancing the student experience and long-term value of a UT degree.”

WVU Department of Communication Studies Teams up with national portfolio company


“The Department of Communication Studies at West Virginia University has teamed with Seelio, an Ann Arbor-based startup that allows students to set up an online portfolio to showcase their work.”

Before the Job Interview, Do your homework


“Familiarize yourself with the company’s products or services and look for ways, even small ones, to possibly expand or add value. Note the positives, then talk about opportunities you see, says Moses Lee, C.E.O. of Seelio, a platform that lets students and recent college graduates post samples of their work and search for jobs.”

internet startup seelio closes nearly $1 million in funding to give students web portfolios

 May 20, 2013 | AnnArbor.Com

“In the month leading up to the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium, Ann Arbor startups have been attracting a number of venture capital investments. Web-based startup Seelio, short for “see my portfolio,” is one of four companies that have closed funding rounds recently, completing a seed round that brought in $900,000.”

What Every EntrePReneur Wants to Hear from an ANgel

April 24, 2013 | Benzinga 

“When Moses Lee set out to create Seelio, an online portfolio tool that allows students to showcase their works, projects and passions, he knew that it could take time to catch on.


seelio raises $900k for online college student network

April 24, 2013 | Xconomy

Lee says the response to Seelio has been so positive that students and educators started asking the company to build an enterprise product for their schools to power an entire branded portfolio network… “We piloted the program at MIT, the University of Michigan, Towson, Georgetown, the University of Texas, and UCLA, and now we’re ready to deliver the product to universities waiting in the pipeline.”

Seelio Raises $900,000 in seed funding

April 22, 2013 | Forbes  

Forbes covers Seelio’s seed round and the launch of a new product for educational institutions: Seelio for Educators



“A lot of schools that we’ve been working with want students to graduate with a body of work so that they can show the application of their skills, rather than just a transcript,” [Moses K. Lee] explains.

Seelio Wraps Up Nearly $1M Seed Round, Opens Up Student-Portfolio Service

April 22, 2013 | Venture Wire 

Seelio Inc., which creates online student portfolio networks and galleries for schools, has raised a seed funding round of $900,000.”

Seelio is a Great Way for Students To Build Their Portfolios 

February 19, 2013 | Forbes

Forbes interviews Moses Lee about how Seelio is “a network for students to celebrate and show off their works.”

Need A Job? Seelio Can Help You Find One
February 19, 2013 | MTVAct

“MTV Act spoke with one of Seelio’s founders, CEO Moses Lee, to find out more about the site and why it’s worth a closer look”

Seelio: More Than Just LinkedIn For Millennials
February 13, 2013 | XConomy

“Lee is targeting ‘doers and builders’ and Seelio users are encouraged to find others with common interests on the site for possible collaborations.”

VP of Path Nate Johnson Joins Seelio Board of Advisors
December 17, 2012 | PR Newswire

Seelio press release welcoming VP of Marketing at Path, Nate Johnson to the team. 

Seelio Wants to See You Land the Right Job
December 13, 2012 | Northwestern Business Review

“The site, Lee says, “has become a place for opportunity and discovery. Students are really interested in seeing what other people are working on.” As a result, those at Seelio feel like for now they are a true complement, and not a direct competitor, to LinkedIn.”

Cool Website and Tools
December 1, 2012 | MakeUseOf

One free website tool you will find useful.

How To Clean Up Your Online Presence and Make A Great First Impression
November 28, 2012 | Lifehacker

“…students may want to try Seelio because you can upload videos and projects that show off our skills even if you don’t have a resume to speak of.”

Social Network Helps College Students Showcase Skills, Find the Perfect Job
November 15, 2012 |

An interview with our CEO, Moses Lee.

Social Network Helps College Students Showcase Skills, Find the Perfect Job
August 28, 2012 |

“For college students Seelio is a platform that merges a professional social network like LinkedIn with an actual jobs site like, it’s quickly becoming a welcomed tool in the college students job application arsenal.”

Social Network Helps College Students Showcase Skills, Find the Perfect Job
August 27, 2012 | PSFK

The Future of Work

How Can I Sell My Skills Beyond a Boring Resume?
August 20, 2012 | Lifehacker

“Think of it as a supercharged resume for the people who need it the most: the ones caught looking for opportunities that require experience, but who need experience to get started.”

Seelio Helping Students Land in the Job Market
August 20, 2012 | Online Colleges


Seelio Allows Students to Show Off Their Talents – Literally 

August 16, 2012 | US News & University Directory


A new way for students to connect with employers 

August 15, 2012 | CBS News

“‘A review of Seelio by technology consulting firm Gemini sums up Seelio’s potential perfectly: ‘Seelio is the only known site to meld dynamic online work portfolios with a network of other job seekers and recruiters. The site mashes the professionalism of LinkedIn with the interactivity potential of Facebook and the attractive display of Pinterest to create a dedicated space to celebrate.'”

Seelio: Create a Portfolio Resume for Recruiters to See
August 12, 2012 |

“By connecting students and companies, Seelio makes it easier for recruiters not only to find the best candidates but also the right ones for the job”

Death To The Resume: Seelio Combines Online Portfolio and Job Search for Recent Grads
August 9, 2012 | AOL Jobs


Seelio Showcases Student Talent Via Online Resume Portfolio
August 9, 2012 | Tiger Startups

“If your job search was or is anywhere near as terrible as mine (over 13 interviews, hundreds of unanswered applications, a nine-month search for gainful employment), you’ll rejoice at the prospect of Seelio”

A Free job search for College Students
August 8, 2012 | Fox Business News


Introducing Seelio; helping grads and undergrads find their dream job
August 8, 2012 | College News

“Beyond adding flashy words, which may or may not actually work, you’re limited on what you can actually put on a resume to get noticed. This is precisely what Seelio understands.” 

U-M entrepreneurs launch job networking site that ‘lets you bring yourself to life’
August 7, 2012 | 


The social job hunt: Web startup brings resumes to life for college students in tough economy
August 6, 2012 | University of Michigan News Service

“‘It’s like inviting employers into my living room, sitting down with them, and showing them the story behind my work that led to the final product…submitting the application with just one click was icing on the cake.'” 

Seelio Launches social network for students to land a dream job
August 6, 2012 | Venture Beat


No More Boring Resumes: Seelio Lets College Students Showcase Their Work & Helps Employers Find Them
August 6, 2012 | TechCrunch

“Given the hiring crunch in the tech industry specifically, Seelio could help employers find young grads to fill open positions, something that’s hard to do on traditional job search sites which emphasize real-world work experience” 

Web Startup Wants to Give LinkedIn a Run for Its Money
June 11, 2012 | Benzinga


Why I have a tech startup in Michigan
June 6, 2012 | Concentrate

I co-founded truApp with other alumni from the University of Michigan. We are a talented bunch with backgrounds in engineering, architecture, humanities, and business. 

truApp makes career networking more social
May 30, 2012 |

“Facebook is purely social, and LinkedIn is purely professional. truApp meets at the perfect place in between, which really fits the student market.”

People & achievements in the greater Ann Arbor area
April 19, 2012 |

Twelve Michigan companies recently received a combined total of more than $444,000 through the Michigan Microloan Fund Program to support commercialization of their core products.

SPARK-based TruApp looks to revolutionize student resume
March 28, 2012 | Concentrate

TruApp wants to reinvent the way new members of the workforce apply for jobs, replacing the standard paper resume with an online portfolio platform that allows users to display a variety of skills, experience and passions.

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