SOURCE: Ninth House, Inc.

October 30, 2007 08:05 ET

Ninth House Named Best in Class Solution Provider at HrGOV for Second Consecutive Year

HrGOV Government Executives Vote Ninth House Solution Best in Class at 2007 Industry Event

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 30, 2007) - Ninth House, Inc., the leadership solutions company, today announces that it was named Best in Class Solution Provider at the HrGOV 2007 event on September 16-18. Ninth House also received this same distinction in 2006, making them winners for two consecutive years.

"Ninth House is thrilled to be recognized by HrGOV as the Best in Class Solution Provider for the second consecutive year," notes Ninth House Federal Division Vice President, James Sharpe. "Receiving this award really underscores the strategic focus we've placed on the Government market. And we appreciated the opportunity to once again demonstrate how Ninth House leadership development solutions can help effect sustained behavioral change within Government organizations at this year's event."

The fourth Annual HrGOV 2007 Strategic Intelligence Council Meeting, was held Sept 16 - 18, 2007 at the Lakeview Resort and Spa in Morgantown WV, fostering an intimate networking and educational environment for senior government HR and learning executives. Focusing on critical issues such as performance management, strategic human capital management, and leadership, this year's event provided an outstanding forum for information exchange and inter-agency collaboration.

"On behalf of the HrGOV Council, I am so pleased to see Ninth House being recognized by this elite group of senior government executives for the second year running!" stated ConVurge CEO, Kelly Yocum. "This truly shows the government has identified Ninth House's solutions as an important need to reach their Leadership goals."

Ninth House offers government organizations reliable and high-performing leadership solutions that deliver outstanding value and measurable results. Based on current, critical government initiatives, Ninth House government solutions enable federal organizations to capitalize on the power and scalability of their current infrastructure to deliver highly effective leadership development to their employees at a minimum cost.

Ninth House federal clients include U.S. Navy, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Department of Justice and the United States Air Force.

About HrGOV:

The HrGOV Strategic Intelligence Council Meeting brings together senior federal HR, Learning, Training, and Leadership executives for a series of presentations, interactive discussions, and live demonstrations all aimed at increasing interagency collaboration and idea sharing. In addition, the meeting involves a select group of cutting edge solution providers that government delegates strategize with in order to find real solutions to their most pressing business needs.

About ConVurge:

ConVurge is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) dedicated to supporting strategic, technological, and business relationships between the public and private sectors. Our executive meetings foster an environment where senior government officials learn about today's leading technologies while meeting in strategy sessions among their peers. Features of ConVurge meetings include:

--  Government-to-Government Meetings
--  Government-to-Industry Meetings
--  Strategic Public/Private Sector Relationships
--  Cutting-edge Research & Curriculum Development
--  Government Technology & Business Intelligence
--  Business Meetings
--  Executive Breakfast Series
--  Webinars, Training, & Networking

About Ninth House

Ninth House, Inc. provides leadership development solutions that integrate content from leading business experts with self-paced online courses, practical simulations and in-person engagements to more effectively develop leaders at all levels of an organization. The Ninth House solutions address the most relevant issues an organization faces -- from leadership and innovation, to building community in the workplace, to managing change. Ninth House's leadership development solutions are easily scalable and able to be customized and deployed based on business needs, providing rapid and measurable behavioral change and increased productivity. Ninth House customers include nearly 200 Global 2000 and government organizations globally such as, British Telecommunications, Hyperion Software, SSM Health Care, United States Navy, and United States Department of Justice. Ninth House is headquartered in San Francisco, CA. For more information, please visit the Ninth House website at:, or call: 415-277-8200.

Ninth House® is a registered trademark of Ninth House, Inc.

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