Pear Deck

Pear Deck is an educational technology company offering a web-based application to K-12 schools and teachers.

Pear Deck helps schools optimize their 1:1 programs through interactive synchronized learning experiences.

Pear Deck was founded in 2014 by Michal Eynon-Lynch, Riley Eynon-Lynch, Dan Sweeney, & Anthony Showalter and is based in Iowa City, Iowa.

Pear Deck supports millions of K-12 educators, students, and families across around the world and facilitating millions of moments of meaningful engagement every day.

Pear Deck is built to work with G Suite for Education. Even better, Pear Deck is 100% web based and device agnostic—no downloads or updates required.


Pear Deck is backed by Growth Street Partners, Village Capital, Hyde Park Venture Partners, VilCap Investments and others.


Pear Deck has received multiple awards and accolades: In 2014, the company was awarded the “New Startup of the Year” award at the Silicon Prairie Awards. In 2015, Pear Deck was selected as the winner of the "Rise of Rest" competition by Steve Case. It was also selected as a "Top Ten S'Cool Tool" by EdSurge. Pear Deck was also a winner of the Village Capital: EdTech 2015 program. 



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $5.2M in 3 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Venture- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Iowa City
  • State: Iowa
  • Country: United States
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