SOURCE: Paradigm Learning

February 27, 2008 09:07 ET

Paradigm Learning Wins Top Honors

Business Simulation Designers Cofounders Recognized by Association of Learning Providers as 2007 Top Thought Leaders

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) - Paradigm Learning announces that cofounders Raymond Green and Catherine Rezak have been selected by ISA (Association of Learning Providers) to receive the 2007 Thought Leadership Award.

This award recognizes those whose body of work in support of organizational learning and corporate performance has significantly influenced people and companies. Through advocacy of ideas and commitment to actions, recipients not only positively influenced clients and industry colleagues, but also facilitated respect for the learning and performance industry overall.

Green and Rezak meet ISA's criteria by demonstrating "out-of-the-box" concepts, ideas, products, and/or services that have helped to promote organizational training in business acumen, leadership accountability, organizational change, project management and more. They have consistently challenged training and learning myths and traditions in this field. Many times, thought leadership requires challenging current-state practices and norms.

Some recent recipients of this award have been Elliott Masie, Ken Blanchard, Bob Pike, Cal Winter, Jack Zenger and Jim and Dana Robinson.

Founded in 1978, Association of Learning Providers ( remains the only association committed to advancing organizational training and resolving issues of the industry experts. ISA members share a passion for learning and work hard to provide for better solutions for training industry.

About ISA (Association of Learning Providers)

Nearly 60 companies are members of ISA, representing more than 10,000 employees and serving more than 50,000 clients. ISA's commitment to the entrepreneurial spirit of learning and performance businesses continues to be at the heart of the association. ISA is the executive connection for training and performance industry leaders -- the only association of its kind.

About Paradigm Learning

Paradigm Learning ( is a privately held company based in Tampa, Fla. Since 1994, it has worked with more than half of the companies on the Fortune 500 list, creating award-winning business games, business simulations and Discovery Maps® to address a company's specific business needs. Its flagship business acumen training program, Zodiak®: The Game of Business Finance and Strategy, has been played by more than one million people worldwide. Other products address such issues as talent management, leadership accountability, building teams, project management and organizational change.

Contact Information

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    Diana L. Blackburn
    Paradigm Learning
    2701 N. Rocky Point Drive
    Tampa, FL 33607
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