Fast Company Names Panopto Among World’s 10 Most Innovative Education Companies

February 13, 2017 — SEATTLE — Panopto, the leader in education video platforms, has been named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies for 2017. Listed among the 10 most innovative companies in education, Panopto was recognized for simplifying campus video management and lecture capture, improving classroom interactivity, and helping students personalize their learning experiences.

“In institutions around the world, video is expanding access to education, helping teachers engage with their students, and helping students improve their academic performance,” said Eric Burns, co-founder and CEO of Panopto. “It’s a privilege for Panopto to contribute to the advancement of modern pedagogy, and we’re honored to receive this prestigious recognition from Fast Company.”

Panopto is the fastest-growing education video platform worldwide. It’s used by institutions of all sizes to securely manage their video content, capture lectures, record flipped classroom videos, and create student video presentations.

The Most Innovative Companies is Fast Company’s most highly anticipated annual editorial efforts. To produce the 2017 list, Fast Company reporters surveyed thousands of organizations across the globe to identify the most notable innovations of the year and trace the impact of those initiatives on industry, education, and the larger culture.

Alumni of the Most Innovative Companies in Education award include: Google, Khan Academy, LinkedIn, MIT, and Twitter.

Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies issue (March 2017) is now available online at, and on newsstands beginning February 21.

About Fast Company

Fast Company is the world’s leading progressive business media brand, with a unique editorial focus on innovation in technology, ethical economics, leadership and design. Headquartered in New York City, Fast Company is published by Mansueto Ventures LLC, one of the U.S.’s leading media companies.

About Panopto

Panopto helps universities and businesses create searchable video libraries of their institutional knowledge. Since 2007, the company has been a pioneer in video content management systems, video capture software, and inside-video search technology. Today, Panopto’s video platform is the largest repository of expert learning videos in the world. Headquartered in Seattle, with offices in Pittsburgh, London, Hong Kong, Beijing, and Sydney, Panopto has received industry recognition for its innovation, rapid growth, and company culture. For more information, visit

Published: February 13, 2017