Published: September 8, 2020

CrossKnowledge Wins 16 Brandon Hall Group Excellence In Learning Awards

CrossKnowledge is honored to share this award with our clients, who represent various industries across the globe.


Danish Khan

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CrossKnowledge Proudly Receives Brandon Hall Group Awards

CrossKnowledge, a global leader in digital learning solutions, was recognized with its clients in sixteen different categories for 2020.

"Organizations around the world highly value Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards—so much so that we received a record number of applications in the middle of a global pandemic," said Rachel Cooke, Brandon Hall Group COO, and leader of the HCM Excellence Awards Program. "The awards provide valuable recognition and validation of best practices in all areas of HCM at a time when they have never been more important to both employers and employees."

Considered the "Academy Awards of Human Capital Management," this program is the most prestigious in the HCM industry, and CrossKnowledge is proud to share the recognition with its clients.

"We are committed to providing our clients with solutions that not only ensure that they fill this critical skills gap, but that they also generate sustainable transformation. Every solution we engineer is built on cutting-edge knowledge and insights from today’s global experts. Our innovative and engaging learning experiences deliver results, and that’s our ultimate goal." said Danish Khan, Product Marketing Manager, CrossKnowledge. "These awards prove the depth and quality of service that we provide to our clients. We work as partners and not merely solution providers."

CrossKnowledge and its clients were recognized for the following categories:

Gold Excellence In Learning 2020

  •  Air France KLM & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of a Blended Learning Program
  • Salomon (Amer Sports) & CrossKnowledge: Best Strategy for a Corporate Learning University
  • Novo Nordisk Canada Inc. (NNCI) & CrossKnowledge: Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation


Silver Excellence In Learning 2020

  • Alstom & CrossKnowledge: Best Learning Program Supporting a Change Transformation Business Strategy
  • Alstom & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of Virtual Learning Technologies (via our partner Uptale)
  • Ricoh LA & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of a Blended Learning Program


Bronze Excellence In Learning 2020

  • Evonik & CrossKnowledge: Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation
  • Evonik & CrossKnowledge: Best Unique or Innovative Learning and Development Program
  • Henkel & CrossKnowledge: Best Learning Program Supporting a Change Transformation Business Strategy
  • Henkel & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of a Blended Learning Program
  • Zurich Insurance & CrossKnowledge: Best Launch of a Corporate Learning University
  • L’Oréal & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of Social Collaborative Learning Technologies
  • Novo Nordisk Canada Inc. (NNCI) & CrossKnowledge: Best Advance in Learning Measurement
  • Supergasbras & CrossKnowledge: Best Advance in Creating a Learning Strategy
  • Carrefour Italy (and our partner iSapiens) & CrossKnowledge: Best Use of a Blended Learning Program
  • Akbank & CrossKnowledge: Best Advance in Competencies and Skills Development


This award is a great recognition of the successful strategy we’ve built, together in partnership with CrossKnowledge, to support the 'Salomon Retail Academy' and provide impactful learning to our community.

Martina Militello, Salomon Retail Training Specialist

We are proud and delighted to be a winner of two Brandon Hall Awards together with our strategic partner CrossKnowledge! At Henkel we are strongly focusing on creating value for our employees along the entire employee experience. Therefore, we are happy to see that our new global onboarding program and the transformation of some of our core trainings have been recognized with an award!

Mona Zons, Corporate Manager Learning at Henkel

Award entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives, based upon the following criteria:

  • fit the need,
  • design of the program,
  • functionality, innovation and
  • overall measurable benefits.

"The Excellence Awards serve the critical function of reinforcing the essential business benefit of creating great experiences for candidates and employees," Brandon Hall Group CEO Mike Cooke said. "All award winners must demonstrate that their HCM programs drive bottom-line business results. That’s what sets our awards program apart from all others."

Excellence Awards winners will be honored at Brandon Hall Group’s HCM Excellence Conference, January 26-28, 2021, at the Hilton West Palm Beach, Florida. Select winners also will serve as presenters in breakout sessions, sharing their leading practices during the conference.

About CrossKnowledge

One of the world’s leading digital learning providers, CrossKnowledge is the trusted learning partner of large organizations, committed to helping employees acquire the skills they need to succeed by Connecting with the entire workplace ecosystem -L&D, Managers & Learners, Delivering the most advanced integrated learning experience -built on human and artificial intelligence, and Measuring learning outcomes: Usage, Satisfaction, Impact. CrossKnowledge solutions span 12 million learners across 130 countries. CrossKnowledge is part of the Wiley group.

About Brandon Hall Group

Brandon Hall Group is an HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition, and HR/Workforce Management. With more than 10,000 clients globally and 25 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives results.