BOSTON, MA – June 13, 2017 – Thought Industries, one of the fastest growing online learning companies and creators of the first Learning Business Platform™, today announced being named a 2017 SIIA CODiE Awards finalist in the Best Corporate/Enterprise Learning Solution category. Finalists represent the best products, technologies, and services in software, information and business technology.
The Thought Industries' Learning Business Platform empowers businesses to create, manage, and deliver premium online learning experiences to consumer and professional learners - all from a single cloud-based solution. The innovative platform features powerful functionality such as white-labeled site creation, native course and content authoring, integrated eCommerce capabilities, and robust reporting and optimization tools, enabling businesses to drive engagement, increase revenue, and improve bottom-line profitability. In addition to the core platform components, Thought Industries recently released its new Panorama functionality which streamlines content licensing and distribution to groups, departments, and organizations in dedicated and branded learning environments from a single domain.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for over 30 years. The awards offer 93 categories that are organized by industry focus of education technology and business technology. The Learning Business Platform was honored as one of 205 finalists across the 59 business technology categories.
“I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity of the products that have been selected as this year's CODiE Award finalists. We are happy to recognize these products and the power they have to transform the future of how we do business,” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.
“We are very honored to be selected as a finalist for the Best Enterprise Learning Solution for this year’s CODiE Awards,” said Barry Kelly, CEO of Thought Industries, “We have made great progress on our mission to enable organizations to not only deliver state-of-the-art learning experiences, but to also streamline and simplify the way online learning programs are created, managed, and delivered with our Learning Business Platform. This nomination validates a lot of hard work by a lot of people, and we’re excited to continue that work with our current and future clients.”
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-recognized awards program. Business technology leaders including senior executives, analysts, media, consultants and investors evaluate assigned products during the first-round review which determines the finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Winners will be announced during the CODiE Award Business Technology Winner Announcement & Celebration, July 25 in San Francisco.
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.
Lean QA Partners with Thought Industries to Offer Online Business Training
Boston, MA, July 25, 2017 – Thought Industries, one of the fastest growing online learning companies and creator of the first Learning Business Platform™ today announced a new partnership agreement with Lean QA, a leading consultancy and training firm that focuses on strategy, quality, and cultural optimization. Lean QA will be using the Thought Industries’ platform to launch an entirely new product offering focused on skills and business training in an an online learning format that is highly engaging and geared towards reinventing the way their customers interact with employees.
eMoney Advisor Set to Launch New Training Platform
Boston, MA, June 29, 2017 --Thought Industries, one of the fastest growing online learning companies and creator of the first Learning Business Platform™ today announced a new partnership agreement with eMoney Advisor (eMoney), a financial technology company that provides scalable wealth management solutions for financial professionals firms. eMoney will first use the Thought Industries’ platform for internal training and onboarding. An external eMoney certification program for financial professionals and college students is planned to pilot by end of year.
The Thought Industries’ platform will enable eMoney to launch each of these initiatives, which have been company priorities for some time, using a phased approach. To start, the organization will leverage the platform to deliver employee onboarding and standardized product training, an important educational element for new hires as they begin their careers at eMoney. The training will also be made available to those employees who would like a refresher on product information.
eMoney’s second phase includes the pilot and eventual rollout of an external eMoney certification program. The program is intended to expand proficiency for current and new eMoney users, along with college students and recent graduates in the financial field who want showcase their eMoney expertise as they enter the job market. The Learning Business Platform’s eCommerce capabilities will play a pivotal role in this initiative.
“When it came to selecting a platform, the Thought Industries’ Learning Business Platform stood out because of its advanced eCommerce functionality, flexibility of deployment, and overall comprehensiveness,” said Matthew Schulte, SVP, Financial Planning at eMoney. “These features will enable us to launch programs that provide immense value to our employees, clients and the next generation of financial professionals.”
“eMoney Advisor is constantly on the cutting edge of financial technology, not only in the solutions they offer their clients but in the way they leverage education and training for their business,” said Doug Murphy, President of Thought Industries, “Our platform will enable them to scale these online learning programs to multiple parts of their organization, and we’re excited to work with them to grow both their internal and external learning operations.”
About eMoney Advisor
eMoney Advisor, LLC (“eMoney”), based in Radnor, Pennsylvania, is the leading scalable wealth management technology developed for financial professionals, firms, and enterprises of all sizes. Rooted in collaborative financial planning, eMoney’s technology enables financial professionals to build stronger client relationships, streamline business operations, and drive revenue and growth. Developed and perfected by nearly 500 passionate, innovative, and dedicated employees in three locations, eMoney’s solutions transform the wealth management experience for more than 46,000 clients and 2 million end-clients nationwide.
Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Thought Industries is one of the world’s fastest-growing online learning companies, and is helping everyone from small businesses to Fortune 500’s change how they build, deploy and grow profitable and scalable online learning businesses. Today, more than 100+ customers and brands are using the Thought Industries’ Learning Business Platform to transform the way they reach, teach, and engage audiences.