Allstate and NIIT Strike Gold at Brandon Hall

ATLANTA, Georgia (September 27, 2013) NIIT, a global, marketing-leading, managed training services company announced today that Allstate and NIIT have earned the Gold award in the Best Sales Training Program for the Extended Enterprise at the prestigious Brandon Hall Excellence Awards, 2013.

In its 19th year, the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the learning and development industry. Brandon Hall is a preeminent research and analyst organization and its annual excellence awards are often referred to as the Academy Awards by Learning, Talent and Business Executives. The entries were evaluated by an international panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executive leadership.

The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program recognizes organizations that are focused on developing and implementing world-class initiatives that show exemplary business performance and focus on best practices.
The Agency Transformational Model developed collaboratively by Allstate and NIIT for Business Insurance is an outstanding example of innovation and best practices for training the extended enterprise. The program has delivered measurable business impact and demonstrates Allstate s exemplary commitment to innovation in learning and development, said Sapnesh Lalla, President, NIIT Learning Solutions for Enterprises.

Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of the Brandon Hall group said, This year submissions exemplified a high standard of performance in their organizations and demonstrated clear, measurable business results through these innovative programs.

For a list of winners of each division: Learning, Talent, and Sales and Marketing, visit the Excellence Award Page located at

About NIIT

NIIT is a market leading, global managed training services company which provides a comprehensive suite of managed training services including Curriculum Design and Content Development, Learning Administration, Learning Delivery Management, Learning Technology (including LMS), and Advisory Services. With more than three decades of experience and presence in over 40 countries, our team of some of the world s finest learning professionals is dedicated to helping our clients increase the business value of learning and development (L&D). We help our clients on both sides of the value equation: increasing the benefits generated from L&D programs while also optimizing the cost of the L&D system. Built on the sound principles of running training like a business, NIIT Managed Training Services are a suite of best-in-class training processes that enable customers to reduce costs, realize measurable value, benefit from rock-solid operations, and increase business impact.