Published: December 19, 2017

Thought Industries Wins Silver And Bronze Brandon Hall Group Awards

Thought Industries, creator of the world’s first Learning Business Platform™ and one of the fastest growing online learning Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies, has won two coveted Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards.

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2017 Brandon Hall Group Excellence In Learning Awards - Thought Industries Wins Silver And Bronze

BOSTON, MA, December 15, 2017Thought Industries took home the Silver award in the “Best Advance in Learning Management Technology” category for their Learning Business Platform, and the Bronze award in the “Best Advance in Emerging Learning Technology” for the Panorama licensing and user group management functionality. Thought Industries’ win was announced on December 14, 2017. All the 2017 winners are listed on the Brandon Hall website.

Thought Industries' Learning Business Platform offers a comprehensive approach to managing every aspect of online learning. The platform helps businesses to consolidate technology, optimize operations, and grow online learning capabilities. With modern cutting-edge capabilities that surpass those of an LMS, the Learning Business Platform aims to continually improve and innovate the learning experience.

Panorama, a premium set of capabilities for the platform, streamlines the creation, management, and delivery of online content for complex learning scenarios. Through licensing and user group management, businesses can create and manage multiple branded sites with curated content from a central repository. This enables businesses to accelerate the delivery of courseware to business constituents, while also simplifying the management of learning operations and future content updates.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by Brandon Hall with two awards in the online learning and emerging technology categories,” said Barry Kelly, CEO of Thought Industries. “Our vision is hyper-focused on pushing the boundaries of innovation with our Learning Business Platform. This exciting honor further validates our vision and positioning within the online learning market.”

“Human capital management is evolving faster than at any time in its history, and it is powered by innovative technology developed and implemented by organizations big and small,” said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. “The technology innovators who won Excellence Awards this year were focused on providing users with a better overall experience. That is what our research says employers want, and our award winners are leading the way.”

Mike Cooke, Chief Executive Officer of Brandon Hall Group, said, “Our technology award winners are truly outstanding and set a high bar for others. We have learned a great deal from what they have accomplished. The awards programs supplement our quantitative research in providing our team with unique insights to share with our members and clients.”

A panel made up 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?

About Brandon Hall Group, Inc.

With more than 10,000 clients globally and 25 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is the most well-known and established research organization in the performance improvement industry. They conduct research that drives performance and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results.

About Thought Industries

Thought Industries is powering the business of learning with the world’s first Learning Business Platform™. Offering a comprehensive suite of enterprise-level learning delivery and monetization tools, the customizable platform enables businesses and organizations to deliver engaging and fully-branded learning experiences to their business and consumer audiences. From creating online courses to managing an online learning business, the platform hosts a library of powerful, easy-to-use features that enable organizations to get to market quickly and cost-effectively. Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.