“We are very proud of all of the organizations and individuals who submitted applications for this year’s awards. It was very difficult to select the finalist out of so many deserving submissions. We believe this year’s finalists set outstanding examples of what BizLibrary’s solutions can do for an organization when brilliant, hardworking individuals lead learning initiatives,”
The Best New Program Launch award goes to a program in its first year of implementation that best utilizes BizLibrary’s content and technology and focuses on planning, initial utilization and results. The finalists are: Cust-O-Fab, DataXu, and Superior Energy Services.
The finalists for Blended Learning Program of the Year – Crest Industries, DWA Healthcare Communications Group, and Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women – all use more than one solution, use multimedia resources in training, have a program that addresses their organization’
The award for Best Measured Results goes to a company with defined metrics or ROI that has tied training to business results, uses and solicits feedback, and gathers information about program performance. The finalists are: HSS Inc., Merit Brass Company, and SMS Holdings.
The finalists for Training Professional of the Year – Keith Howes of Western Health Advantage Company, Jennifer Hughes of High Touch Technologies, and Debbie Trzcinski of Ivie & Associates – are all enthusiastic, experienced professionals who are progressive in developmental thinking, engaged in outside training associations, and constantly looking to improve and overachieve.
The Learning Program of the Year finalists – Everence, MyEyeDr., and Teracore – are all companies who have a strong marketing plan, strong buy-in at a senior leadership level, utilization of more than one solution, expected outcomes being achieved, enthusiasm for the program, and a unique vision.
A winner for The Partner of the Year has been chosen, and is a company with a successful program and a strong partnership with BizLibrary.
“We continue to be thrilled with the interest in our annual award program demonstrated by the record number of submissions we received this year,” said BizLibrary President and CEO Dean Pichee. “These outstanding submissions proved to us that BizLibrary’s solutions deliver business results, and that’s exactly what we strive to accomplish in every partnership we enter into with our clients. We’re looking forward to recognizing all of these outstanding individuals and companies at this year’s conference.”
The winners of the 2014 employee training awards will be announced at the awards luncheon on September 23rd, during BizLibrary’s annual employee training conference, ALIGN. This conference will run from September 22 - 24 at the Hyatt in St. Louis and brings together learning professionals and practitioners across industries to discuss best practices and trends within employee training, employee development, and learning technology.
Registration for the ALIGN Employee Training Conference is still open. If you’re interested in attending, visit the ALIGN webpage (http://align.bizlibrary.com/
BizLibrary is a leading provider of online employee training and eLearning solutions. The award-winning content library contains more than 7,000 online employee training videos covering every business training topic, including communication skills, leadership and management, sales and customer service, compliance training, desktop computer skills, and more. BizLibrary’s LMS (Learning Management System) and social learning technology platform help human relations (HR) managers improve and manage employee learning. Learn more at www.bizlibrary.com.