ReUp Education Named to Fast Company’s Second Annual List of the Next Big Things in Tech


List Recognizes Tech Breakthroughs Across Industries That Promise to Transform the Future

Austin, Texas | November 17, 2022  ReUp Education, a leader in finding, enrolling, and supporting adult learners in higher ed, today announced that it has been named to Fast Company’s second annual Next Big Things in Tech list, honoring technology breakthroughs that promise to shape the future of industries—from agriculture and environment to productivity and artificial intelligence.

This year, 83 technologies developed by established companies, startups, or research teams are highlighted for their cutting-edge advancements and potential to impact consumers, businesses, and society overall. While not all of the technological developments are available in the market yet, each one is reaching key milestones in order to have a proven impact in the next five years. Fast Company also recognized 41 honorable mentions.

“We’re honored to be recognized for our work helping adult learners go to school and realize their dream of earning a college degree,” says Terah Crews, CEO of ReUp Education. “Innovation unlocks possibility, and we’re focused on what’s next to serve the 130 million adults with no degree. Leveraging our patented technology, we’re partnering with institutions, state and regional systems, and member organizations to provide adult learners with the support that leads to successful outcomes in higher ed. Together we’re building a future that gives all adults a chance to pursue their dreams of higher education, resulting in greater access, equity, and social and economic mobility.”

“Technology breakthroughs and cutting-edge advancements promise to be the solution to some of the world’s most pressing issues. Fast Company is excited to highlight some of the organizations, of all sizes and industry backgrounds, whose technology advancements today will lead to a better tomorrow,” says Brendan Vaughan, editor-in-chief of Fast Company.

Click here to see the final list.

The Winter 2022/2023 issue of Fast Company is available online now and will hit newsstands on December 6.

About Fast Company

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About ReUp Education

ReUp Education is the industry leader in finding, enrolling, and supporting adult learners at scale. Driven by our mission to empower all adults to thrive in higher ed, we partner with institutions, state systems, state and regional governments, and member organizations to help adults navigate the journey to and through school. Our patented technology, personalized support, and data insights have helped tens of thousands of adult learners make their dreams of higher education a reality. We’re on a mission to help millions more. Reimagine the adult learner experience at