NIIT Wins Gold in Learning in Practice Awards

-Chief Learning Officer Magazine Honors NIIT for Excellence in Enterprise e-Learning

ATLANTA, Georgia – October 1, 2008 - NIIT was awarded the Gold for Excellence in E-Learning Award by Chief Learning Officer magazine as part of its Learning In Practice Awards, one of the industry's highest honors.  
CLO created the awards to recognize learning leaders who have made significant impact in their enterprise by improving performance through a combination of key qualities, including leadership, vision and strategic alignment. The awards were announced during the Fall 2008 Chief Learning Officer Symposium in Coronado, CA, which attracted more than 400 top corporate learning executives. 
“The Learning In Practice awards were established to recognize transformational and visionary leaders in enterprise education,” said Norm Kamikow, president and editor in chief of Chief Learning Officer magazine. “The winners are the industry leaders who truly champion innovation and transform it into learning and value for their organizations.” 
"NIIT is honored to receive this prestigious award and the recognition of peers for our excellence in delivering innovative learning solutions," said Sapnesh Lalla, Senior Vice President and Business Unit Head. "Our commitment to technology, as well as cognitive science, has proven a winning combination that drives e-Learning solutions with competitive results."
By aligning training with business goals, NIIT consistently delivers business impact for the world's leading enterprise-level companies, including British Telecom, Microsoft, IBM and Phillips. NIIT solutions range from strategy and consulting, to curriculum design, to platform and tools, with comprehensive services to support learning initiatives across every major industry segment. NIIT's vast education delivery network offers learning solutions to more than 5 million students across more than 32 countries around the world.
About NIIT (USA) Inc.
NIIT Enterprise Learning Solutions company delivers innovative strategies that accelerate business impact. Our clients count on our advisory and learning services, technology tools, and custom content to improve time to performance for employees, customers and partners.
We use cutting-edge instructional design and our Critical Mistake Analysis method to deliver award-winning solutions. Together with our subsidiaries, Cognitive Arts and Element K, our global talent development programs help clients achieve real-world skills to better compete in today's market.
Established in 1981, NIIT is known globally as the number one choice for strategic learning solutions. Our clients include the world's leading education, technology, publishing and Fortune 500 companies. NIIT has won over 37 awards, including 12 Brandon Hall awards, and was named a Training Top 125 Company.
For more information, please visit www.niit.com/enterprises, or contact Kimberley Kelly, Director of Marketing, NIIT (USA), Inc.,
770-290-6064, Kimberley.Kelly@niit.com

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