We are ecoText

We are an organization that believes access to affordable learning technology can change people's lives. 


Jöel Nkounkou
Co - Founder COO

Jöel founded ecoText out of his college apartment in 2018 to make education more equitable and affordable. Today, he is our fearless leader who oversees our mission's execution. Create learners for life.


Nelson Thomas
Co-Founder & CEO

Nelson Co-Founded ecoText alongside Jöel from a campus coffee shop. Today, Nelson provides marketing expertise that grows the company's awareness and connects its services with classrooms nationwide. 


Dylan Wheeler
Co-Founder & CTO

Dylan joined the team as Co-Founder after a phone call with Nelson in 2018. Today, he is the architect of our company's products and works hand-to-hand with educators to ensure success with ecoText.


A team of experienced and dedicated advisors who are equally committed to positively impacting education. 

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Thomas Hazel

Thomas is the Founder and CTO of CHAOSSEARCH, one of Boston's fastest-growing companies. Thomas is a guiding voice for product development and lets us crash his office when we need some workspace.

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Steve Thompson

Steve is an experienced growth expert who adds discipline to our operations and connects our classroom services. He is extremely passionate about our mission as his wife teaches 6th-grade math in northern New Hampshire. 

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Carol Langlois Ed.D

Carol served as Associate Provost and Dean at Mills College. She also was VP of student success at Hackbright Academy (Acquired). Carol provides extreme attention to detail with an educator's touch to provide insights that move education forward. 

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Ian Grant

Ian is an experienced builder of companies and an earlier than an early believer in ecoText. He provides our team with stability and guidance through the fast-paced world of start-up. 

Alma Maters

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Fairfield University


We have teamed up with a wonderful team of advisors who are equally committed to our mission of enhancing the world of education.


The ecoText story

We founded ecoText in 2018 to democratize access to academic resources and transform digital content. Today, we not only enable access to those needed academic titles but unlock collaboration on all resources like never before. Enabling deeper classroom engagement and empowering the next generation of scholars. 


Want to learn more about ecoText?

Reach out to our team to learn more about how our product and services can impact your classroom.

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