Bridgepoint Education CEO Andrew Clark Named bizSanDiego CEO of the Week

Andrew Clark, CEO of Bridgepoint Education and a San Diego Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year recipient, was named CEO of the Week today by bizSanDiego. The local business publication’s editorial mission is to help the San Diego business community share insights and best practices, by capturing the stories behind companies, looking inside at the people, talking to the founding principles, and exploring ideas in a provocative and original way.

Each week, bizSanDiego turns its video camera spotlight on a local company’s Chief Executive Officer.

“Clark was chosen, in large part, due to Bridgepoint’s phenomenal growth,” said bizSanDiego’s director of online communications, John Lincoln. “The company has experienced exponential revenue growth of more than 4,000% and more than 11,000% since inception and that’s quite impressive.”

Headquartered in San Diego, Bridgepoint Education was named the fastest growing private education company in the United States by Inc. magazine, and the 17th fastest growing private company in the country overall.

Go to to view Clark’s video interview with bizSanDiego.

About Bridgepoint Education
Based in San Diego, Bridgepoint Education was founded on the principle that anyone who is academically prepared deserves access to higher education without sacrificing quality, transferability of credits, accessibility, academic standards, or credentials. As an independent, private higher education company, Bridgepoint is committed to serving the millions of adults seeking an affordable alternative to high priced higher education. Bridgepoint Education subsidiaries provide both traditional and online education offerings, in addition to recruiting and admissions services. Our comprehensive education services have helped thousands of students improve their lives and careers through higher education. Bridgepoint Education was named by Inc. magazine as the fastest growing private education company in the United States. For more information, please visit us at or contact: Shari Rodriguez, Director of Public Relations, at 800.798.0584, extension 2513.