Calgary, Alberta (December 17, 2014) – Blatant Media Corporation, publishers of the Absorb Learning Management System (LMS) is pleased to announce that the all-new Absorb 5 has been awarded Gold for "Best Advance in Learning Management Technology" from Brandon Hall Group. Absorb LMS also received Silver awards for "Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for Small- and Medium-Sized Business" and "Best Advance in Mobile Learning Technology".
"We are very grateful for the recognition. These awards, along with great client feedback, validates our continued focus on R&D and keeping Absorb LMS on the leading edge of LMS technology", says Mike Owens, co-founder of Blatant Media Corporation. "With Absorb 5 we have taken everything we've learned from a decade in the industry and made it that much better and easier to use".
Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group who runs the awards program, stated, "The award-winning initiatives and the skill and strategy that went into them is inspiring. The innovation represented by these winners can serve as models for success for many others that strive to push their organizations to the next level."
A panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executives evaluated the entries based upon 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?
This is the 7th year in a row that Absorb LMS has received awards from Brandon Hall Group (for a total of 13) and the 4th year in a row that Absorb has received gold-level recognition.