ALISO VIEJO, CA--(Marketwired - April 29, 2014) - UST Global, an information technology solutions and services company for Global 1000 enterprises, was named the winner of the Program of the Year Award in the annual Skillsoft Innovation Awards. Each year Skillsoft honors clients for their work in corporate learning and development. The purpose of the awards program is to recognize innovative ideas, powerful programs and inspiring leaders who are helping to transform the corporate learning landscape by leveraging Skillsoft's products and services.
"It is a great honor that UST Global was selected winner of the Program of the Year award," said Sajan Pillai, CEO, UST Global. "This is a testimony of our commitment to grow the organization using cutting edge learning technology that enables us to develop the right talent at the right time. As a result, employee learning hours have grown by an astonishing 127%, increasing skills and improving employee engagement."
Skillsoft's 2014 Program of the Year Award recognizes UST Global as an organization that has developed and implemented an integrated learning program with measurable successful results. Outstanding learning programs have clearly defined challenges that require unique solutions to make the program a success. Award-winning programs are multifaceted, take into consideration different learning styles, and feature a variety of modalities that infuse a renewed energy about learning and development across the organization.
The awards were judged by an independent panel of industry experts
including Cushing Anderson of IDC, Todd Tauber of Bersin by Deloitte, Laci Loew of Brandon Hall Group,
Mollie Lombardi of Aberdeen Group, Joe DiDonato of Elearning! Magazine, Catherine Upton of Elearning! Magazine, Ladan Nikravan of Chief Learning Officer and Craig Weiss of E-Learning 24/7.
Skillsoft is a pioneer in the field of learning with a long history of innovation. Skillsoft provides cloud based learning solutions for its customers worldwide, ranging from global enterprises, government, and education to mid-sized and small businesses. Skillsoft's customer support teams draw on a wealth of in-house experience and a comprehensive learning e-library to develop off-the-shelf and custom learning programs tailored to cost-effectively meet customer needs. Skillsoft's courses, books and videos have been developed by industry leading learning experts to ensure that they maximize business skills, performance, and talent development.
Skillsoft currently serves over 6,000 customers and more than 19,000,000 learners around the world. Skillsoft is on the web at www.Skillsoft.com.
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ABOUT UST GLOBAL:
UST Global is a leading provider of end-to-end IT Services and Solutions for Global 1000 companies. Established in 1998 and headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, UST Global has operations in USA, India, Mexico, Spain, UK, Malaysia, Philippines, and Singapore. UST Global is a technology leader with profound domain expertise across the following industries: Healthcare & Insurance, CPG & Retail, Hi Tech, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Energy, Financial Services, Transportation & Logistics, Manufacturing & Automotive, Telecommunication and Media & Entertainment. By focusing on the business model of 'fewer CLIENTS, more ATTENTION', UST Global strives for excellence in providing their clients with the best service and commitment to long-term client success. With 14,000 employees, UST Global's growth and clientele have been impressive. Please visit www.ust-global.com for more information.