was founded in Boston in 1999 by José A. Blanco, who serves as Publisher and Chairman of Vista Higher Learning. A native of Barranquilla, Colombia, he holds degrees in Spanish Literature from Brown University and the University of California, Santa Cruz. He has worked as a journalist, writer, translator, and has also taught Spanish at both the college and high school levels.
Vista Higher Learning is a leading independent specialty publisher, focused exclusively on world language education. Gorilla was tasked with translating Vista's complex business requirements into an engaging, multi-faceted ecommerce experience that speaks to a diverse set of audiences.
Vista Higher Learning’s Supersite for world language has been selected as finalist in SIIA 2013 CODiE Awards; Postsecondary Course or LMS, and Best Reading /English/ELL Instructional Institution.