We are happy to announce the winners of our 2013 Global Skillsoft Perspectives Innovation Awards! The winners, which include the United Service Organizations (USO), PPD, the largest healthcare insurance company in Michigan, TELUS, ACTIVE Network, Ricoh Americas Corporation, BT, Sysmex, Carrington Mortgage Holdings, LLC, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Lloyds Banking Group, demonstrate how Skillsoft’s elearning solutions are enabling organizations to improve their performance through a diverse set of innovative learning programs. In addition, Mary Beth Alexander, AVP, organizational development and corporate marketing for Economical Insurance was recognized as Learning Champion of the Year, and First Data was recognized for Program of the Year.
Skillsoft honors these winners annually for their significant achievements in corporate learning and development, recognizing innovative ideas and inspiring leaders who are helping to transform the learning landscape. We are thrilled with the positive response reflected in this year’s submissions and are proud to honor this group of exceptional organizations and individuals who truly personify what it means to make learning integral to everyday business and life. We look forward to continuing to work with these valued customers as they move forward on their path towards fully-optimized corporate learning and are excited to see where their learning programs take them in the future.
Special thanks to the independent panel of industry experts who judged the awards this year, including Mike Prokopeak of Chief Learning Officer, Catherine Upton of Elearning! Magazine, John Hollon of TLNT.com, Debbie Bolla of HRO Today, Bill Brandon of Learning Solutions Magazine, Andrew McIlvaine of Human Resource Executive, Kris Dunn of HR Capitalist and Fistful of Talent and B.J. Schone of eLearning Weekly.
The 2013 Innovation Award categories and winners are below: