Skillsoft Wins 2015 Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards

Skillsoft Learning App and SumTotal Talent Expansion® Suite Honored with Silver and Bronze

Skillsoft, a global leader in learning and talent management, today announced the company earned silver and bronze excellence awards for its mobile learning and talent management solutions, respectively, from Brandon Hall Group. The Skillsoft Learning App was recognized for delivering an on-demand, personalized experience in the Best Advance in Mobile Learning Technology category. SumTotal's Talent Expansion® Suite was honored in the Best Advance in an Integrated Talent Management Platform category for its simplified talent management experience and support of employees driving their own development.

"Our award winners are the most visionary and innovative developers of HCM technology solutions that move organizations forward in serving employees, customers and investors," said Brandon Hall Group Chief Operating Officer Rachel Cooke, who runs the awards program. "I think everyone can learn from the achievements of our award recipients."

"Being recognized with a coveted Excellence in Technology Award underscores our commitment to innovative solutions that keep our customers on the cutting edge of HR practices and drive business results," said Jerry Nine, Chief Operating Officer at Skillsoft. "Our advances in mobile learning and talent management enable our customers to deliver hyper-personalized development opportunities and actionable information that engage employees and have a profound impact on organizational success."

A panel of independent senior industry experts and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executives evaluated the entries based on the following criteria:

  • Product: What was the product's breakthrough innovation?
  • Unique differentiators: What makes the product unique and how does it differ from any competing products?
  • Value proposition: What problem does the product solve and/or what need does this product address?
  • Measurable results: What are the benefits customers can expect to experience as a result of using this product?

To learn more about Skillsoft's Learning App, visit, and to learn more about the latest release of SumTotal's Talent Expansion Suite, visit

About Skillsoft

Skillsoft is a pioneer in the fields of learning and talent management with a long history of innovation. Skillsoft provides cloud-based learning solutions for its customers worldwide, ranging from global enterprises, government, and education to mid-sized and small businesses. Skillsoft's customer support teams draw on a wealth of in-house experience, flexible delivery platforms and a comprehensive learning e-library to develop off-the-shelf and custom learning programs tailored to cost-effectively meet customer needs. Skillsoft's courses, books and videos have been developed by industry leading learning experts to ensure that they maximize business skills, performance, and talent development.

Skillsoft currently serves over 6,700 customers and more than 45 million learners around the world. Skillsoft is on the web at

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