Skillsoft Named to ‘Top 20 IT Training Companies’ List by Training Industry

Skillsoft Recognized for Alleviating the IT Skills Gap with Its eLearning Solutions

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Skillsoft, the global leader in eLearning, announced today that it was listed as one of the “Top 20 IT Training Companies” by the Training Industry. This achievement further illustrates Skillsoft’s commitment to delivering innovative training solutions to customers and their employees.

“This prestigious award recognizes our commitment to delivering the most engaging eLearning solutions to our 40 million global users,” said Bill Donoghue, chairman and CEO, Skillsoft. “We all know that the IT industry is currently experiencing a skills crisis, and our technology customers recognize the importance of having a robust and varied training program built into the company’s culture. By promoting a continuous learning work environment, with access to training services and technologies, they will help to close the current skills gap.”

Training Industry continually monitors the training marketplace for the best providers of IT training services/technologies in support of corporate learning and development. Selection to this year’s Top 20 IT Training Companies List was based on the following criteria:

  • Leadership and innovation in IT training
  • Breadth of IT training and delivery methods offered
  • Company size and growth potential
  • Quality and number of clients/users
  • Geographic reach
  • Awards, recognition and competitive differentiation

“The 2016 Top IT Training Companies List recognizes the most prominent names in IT training,” said Ken Taylor, President, Training Industry, Inc. “We found that these companies provide some of the highest quality corporate training available, often adapting their offerings to meet the specific training needs of their customers.”

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About Training Industry, Inc.
Training Industry spotlights the latest news, articles, case studies and best practices within the training industry. The company publishes the annual Training Industry Top 20 and Training Industry Watch List reports covering many sectors of interest to the corporate training function. Our focus is on helping dedicated businesses and training professionals get the information, insight and tools needed to more effectively manage the business of learning.

About Skillsoft
Skillsoft is the global leader in eLearning. We train more professionals than any other company in the world. We are trusted by the world's leading organizations, including 65% of the Fortune 500. At Skillsoft, we believe that knowledge is the fuel for innovation and innovation is the fuel for business growth. Our 100,000+ courses, videos and books are accessed over 130 million times every month, in 160 countries and 29 languages. With 100% cloud access, anytime, anywhere. Our key product areas are in Business Skills, IT Skills, Digital Skills and Compliance. Since we began in 1998, we have trained over 400 million users and one billion learning materials. Find out how we can help you lead a culture of innovation.

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