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Skillsoft Honours 2017 India Innovation Award Winners

Leading Companies Honoured for Driving Impactful Programs in Learning, Talent, Leadership Development, IT Skills and Business Skills

Mumbai, June 02, 2017: Skillsoft, the global leader in eLearning, and SumTotal, the leading provider of talent management solutions, announced the 2017 India Innovation Awards winners at their annual conference, 2017 India Perspectives. These awards recognize Skillsoft and SumTotal customers and partners for their success, innovation, and expertise in learning and development, talent management, leadership development, IT skills and business skills programs.

"We congratulate the award winners who have achieved excellence in learning and talent management," said Bill Donoghue, executive chairman, Skillsoft. "This year's event showcases how our customers and partners are using innovative ways to engage with their modern learners. Technology and accessibility is changing the shape of learning. Networking discussions focused on key trends, such as eLearning, micro-learning, multi-modal content, social learning, and mobile accessibility, that are critical for today's global companies. We are honored to recognize those who have creatively used our beautiful technology and engaging content to create a quantifiable impact for their employees and organizations."

Awards have been given in the following categories:

Program of the Year - Skillsoft | SumTotal

This award recognizes an organization that has developed and implemented a leading-edge program utilizing Skillsoft and/or SumTotal solutions with measurable impact on employees and the organization.

  • Winner - Tata Communications
  • Winner - Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
  • Honorable Mention - Adani Enterprises

Talent Development Champion of the Year

This award honours an organization's HR or L&D champion who has achieved exceptional and consistent success throughout the year.

  • Winner - Ravi Hemnani, Head - Learning Campus India, Siemens
  • Honorable Mention - Renu Vadhvani, AGM - Online Learning, Reliance Industries

Creating an Impact - Skillsoft

This award honours an organization that develops and implements best-in-class integrated learning and/ or talent programs that demonstrate strong results. Programs feature innovation to overcome challenges and realize success.

  • Winner - Leadership Development: Anand Automotive
  • Honorable Mention - Leadership Development: Trianz
  • Winner - IT Skills and Development: Tata Consultancy Services
  • Honorable Mention - IT Skills and Development: Zensar Technologies
  • Winner - Business Skills: KEC International
  • Honorable Mention - Business Skills: Tata Consulting Engineers
  • Winner - Government/PSUs: Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited
  • Honorable Mention - Government/PSUs: National Payments Corporation of India

Thinking Big: Small and Medium Businesses - Skillsoft | SumTotal

This award honours Small and Medium Businesses that develop and implement best-in-class integrated learning and/ or talent programs that demonstrate strong results.

  • Winner - Incessant Technologies
  • Winner - ProKarma Softech
  • Honorable Mention - Simeio Solutions

Channel Partner of the Year - Skillsoft

This award recognizes the Skillsoft Channel Partner that has developed and marketed a unique and innovative reseller solution to drive business results.

  • Winner - HT Media
  • Honorable Mention - GetCertGo Learning

The awards were judged by an independent panel of thought leaders including industry analysts and subject matter experts from Skillsoft and SumTotal.

About Skillsoft
Skillsoft is the global leader in eLearning, providing the most engaging learner experience and high-quality content. We are trusted by the world's leading organizations, including 65 percent of the Fortune 500. Our mission is to build beautiful technology and engaging content that drives business impact for today's modern enterprise. Our 150,000+ multi-modal courses, videos, books and micro-learning modules are accessed more than 130 million times every month, in 160 countries and 29 languages. With 100% secure cloud access, from any device, whenever, wherever. www.skillsoft.com

About SumTotal Systems
SumTotal Systems, LLC, a Skillsoft Company, is the world's only unified Human Capital Management Solution. SumTotal's award-winning Talent Management Suite enables companies to attract, know, mobilize, develop, progress and reward their workforce. SumTotal is continuously innovating to best meet the market challenges of attracting, retaining, developing and engaging the multi-generational workforce. The Talent Expansion Suite includes three key components - Talent, Learn and Work. www.sumtotalsystems.com

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Melissa Lane, 857-317-7722
Director of Corporate Communications
Melissa.lane@skillsoft.com