Riipen is the world's largest online work-based learning marketplace for educators, students, and employers.

Basic Information

Riipen is enabling transformative opportunities for companies to collaborate with post-secondary students on real-time, real-world challenges that are embedded directly into coursework. Till date, Riipen has enabled over 100,000 learner experiences and over 7 million hours of applied learning at 400+ post-secondary institutions with 17,000 employers. Riipen’s mission is to help students of all backgrounds and geographies boost their skills, gain career clarity, network with potential employers, and find jobs they love. See more



Vancouver, Washington, United States

Founding Date



No. of Employees


151 to 250

Core Team


Dave Savory

Co-Founder & VP


Jordan Ell

Co-Founder & CTO