Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) is dedicated to changing people's lives through the power of language and literacy education. The company's innovative digital solutions drive positive learning outcomes for the inspired learner at home or in schools and workplaces around the world.
Founded in 1992, Rosetta Stone's language division uses advanced digital technology to help all types of learners read, write, and speak more than 30 languages, including several endangered languages. Lexia Learning, Rosetta Stone's literacy education division, was founded more than 30 years ago and is a leader in the literacy education space. Today, Lexia helps students build fundamental reading skills through its rigorously researched, independently evaluated, and widely respected instruction and assessment programs.
For more information, visit www.rosettastone.com. "Rosetta Stone" is a registered trademark or trademark of Rosetta Stone Ltd. in the United States and other countries.
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Our History is in the Making
Curious about our story? Here’s the last 25 years of Rosetta Stone.
The Unlocking of Knowledge
The Rosetta Stone tablet is discovered and is instrumental in the deciphering of Egyptian hieroglyphics.
A Vision Comes to Life
Founder Allen Stoltzfus creates Fairfield Language Technologies in Harrisonburg, VA with the vision of accelerating language learning through the use of technology.
Rosetta Stone is For Sale
Rosetta Stone language-learning software is initially sold into schools and later sold directly to consumers.
A New World Need
Fairfield Language Technologies releases its first online language-learning solution.
Beginning of a Golden Era
Iconic yellow branding introduced; debut of the company’s legacy “Yellow Box” CD-product.
A Name Change
Fairfield Language Technologies is purchased by ABS Capital Partners and Norwest Equity Partners and is renamed Rosetta Stone, Inc.
Rosetta Stone introduces the most advanced speech recognition technology to date.
Launch of the Audio Companion®
Consumers are able to take their language-learning experience on the go through the use of a portable CD or MP3 player.
Meeting Customer Needs
New solutions for learners in classrooms, businesses and homeschool students are introduced, allowing for an integration of interactive computer software and built-in management tools.
The Next Chapter Begins
Rosetta Stone Inc. becomes a publicly traded company and lists on the New York Stock Exchange as RST.
New Marketing Opportunity
Recognizing the needs of educators and businesses worldwide, a new Enterprise and Education division is formed.
Delving Deeper into Education
Rosetta Stone expands portfolio with acquistions of literacy leader Lexia Learning, language companies Livemocha and Tell Me More, and Fit Brains creator Vivity Labs.
Product Innovation Continues
Rosetta Stone introduces Advanced English for Business and Rosetta Stone Kids Reading to the marketplace.
Reading Assessment Addressed
Lexia RAPID Assessment product for K-5 debuts.
Industry Specific Content
Advanced Spanish for Healthcare offering addresses changing needs of healthcare professionals.
It’s Business Time
Rosetta Stone Catalyst solution introduced for business learners at every level.
Company Milestone - May 13, 2017
Rosetta Stone celebrates 25 years as a company.