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Skillsoft Wins LearnX Asia Pacific Platinum Award

28 April 2010

SkillSoft, a leading provider of e-learning and performance support solutions, has received top honours in the LearnX E-Learning and Training Awards, which is regarded as the most prestigious e-learning and training accolade that can be achieved in the Asia Pacific region.
SkillSoft was awarded the prestigious Platinum Award for Best Services and Best Training Provider by LearnX Asia Pacific.
SkillSoft submitted a 15-minute ‘news segment' called ‘SkillSoft Today' which featured key elements and highlights on SkillSoft in short news broadcast bites, topped with interviews and music.
According to Rob Clarke, founder of LearnX Asia Pacific, SkillSoft showcased a unique, informative and entertaining submission that intrigued and connected with the judging panel.

"For the first time in the awards history, we received a submission that emulated a news broadcast.  It was instructive, educational and answered all the submission questions in a clear and engaging format." he said.
"With SkillSoft's winning entry, the judges were also very complementary on SkillSoft's ingenuity and uniqueness.
"SkillSoft outperforms by linking best of breed technologies and knowledge base to workforce performance that consistently maximizes the impact of training".

According to Glenn Nott, SkillSoft Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, earning such a prestigious accolade is a testament to SkillSoft's commitment in delivering premium products and services to its customers.

"SkillSoft's multi-faceted approach to e-learning will continue to evolve and this award acknowledges that dedication to our customers." he said.

To view SkillSoft's winning submission, click here.

SkillSoft will be presenting at the LearnX Asia Pacific Conference and Expo at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre from 9th to 10th June 2010.

About SkillSoft
SkillSoft PLC (Nasdaq: SKIL) is a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider of on-demand e-learning and performance support solutions for global enterprises, government, education and small- to medium-sized businesses.

With its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne, SkillSoft enables business organisations to maximise business performance through a combination of comprehensive e-learning content, online information resources, flexible learning technologies and support services.