Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> July 23, 2015

Interview with the Chief Business Officer: Chegg, Inc. (CHGG)

Anne Dwane
Anne Dwane, Chief Business Officer of Chegg, Inc., is responsible for all of the company's lines of revenue. She joined Chegg, Inc. with the acquisition of Zinch, which enabled millions of students to showcase themselves as "more than test scores" to be matched with colleges, scholarships, grad schools and more. Previously, Ms. Dwane co-founded to connect service members and veterans to benefits, including GI Bill and career networking. was acquired by Monster Worldwide, where she led affinity networks. Previously, Ms. Dwane was in business development at Paul Allen's Interval Research Corporation and in brand management for Nabisco. She holds a bachelor's degree in marketing and international management from Georgetown University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Ms. Dwane is co-author of Getting In: The Zinch Guide to College Admissions & Financial Aid in the Digital Age — Wiley 2011. She was named a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute. Profile
TWST: Let's start with an introduction to Chegg with a bit of company history and background.

Ms. Dwane: Chegg was founded by a student with a problem. He wondered, how do you afford