Tyton Partners Represented Tinkergarten in its Sale to Highlights for Children (Highlights)

Tyton Partners served as the exclusive financial adviser to Tinkergarten.

Sell Side
Digital Media & Content
Early Childhood

About Tinkergarten

Tinkergarten was founded in 2012 by Meghan Fitzgerald and Brian Fitzgerald, with the mission of helping kids develop critical skills such as problem-solving, creativity and empathy through purposeful outdoor play. Their innovative curriculum, remote teacher training mode and on-demand service are designed to inspire a love of nature and a passion for learning. They have grown and trained a technology-enabled network of teachers to bring families together in local greenspaces for classes in all 50 states; and deliver training and curriculum directly to families at home. Tinkergarten has been recognized as one of the most innovative companies in early childhood education by Fast Company. Learn more at

About Highlights

Founded in 1946, Highlights exists to help children become their best selves — curious, creative, caring and confident. We foster joyful learning with our three popular magazines Highlights (ages 6-12), High Five (ages 2-5), and Hello (ages 0-2); Zaner-Bloser’s research-based instructional programs; and other offerings including book clubs, books, famous Hidden Pictures® puzzles, gear, activity kits, hand-writing readiness instruction, crafts and clothing. Connect with Highlights: Follow Highlights: InstagramFacebook, and LinkedIn.

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