Commenting on the acquisition, Pradeep Chopra, CEO & Co-founder of Digital Vidya said, “Having Digital Academy India as a part of our family will further strengthen our leadership position in digital marketing training industry. This acquisition will help us expand our reach and further enhance the quality of our digital marketing certification programs for our customers and partners by leveraging the strengths and experience of Digital Academy India.”
Digital Vidya was founded in 2009 by Delhi IITian and serial entrepreneurs Pradeep Chopra and Kapil Nakra and till now has contributed to the growth of over 6000 professionals from over 3000 brands across Asia through 300+ digital marketing training programs. Certified Digital Marketing Master (CDMM), a digital marketing master certification course offered in association with Vskills, a Govt. of India initiative is Digital Vidya’s flagship course.
The startup also provides customized in-house digital marketing training programs for corporations and has already served over 100 giant organizations such as Philips, Intuit, GE, Cisco, Times Internet, Citibank, Adobe, SAP, Sony, Wipro, EY, Pernod Ricard, Viacom18, and Reliance. Digital Vidya have also partnered with Google and Microsoft in India to get help in increasing their digital marketing growth.
Digital India was founded in August 2012 by the husband-wife entrepreneur duo Gaurav Oberoi and Aditi Oberoi, with their team, have already trained more than 5,000 professionals across the country. Digital Academy’s flagship program, Certification Program in Digital Marketing (CPDM), is a highly coveted digital marketing certification with a project-based approach.