SUNRISE, FL–February 23, 2007 —®, the leader in on-demand workforce development and productivity, announced today that American Student Assistance (ASA), the nation´s original student loan guarantor, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, has selected the LearnCenter® talent management suite to develop, deliver, and track interactive on-demand training and development for employees of all levels throughout their organization.

"After reviewing the talent management solutions offered by other providers, we selected the LearnCenter platform based on its all-in-one, holistic and very robust feature set, which includes the ability to schedule and track all instructor led, virtual instructor led, and Web-based learning," said Clara Serpa, Manager of Organizational Development, Human Resources at ASA. "With the LearnCenter platform, all of our employee development and measurement functions are now consolidated. We now have the on-demand workforce development solutions to automate and accomplish our organizational goals and objectives and with the LearnCenter platform´s e-authoring software, we can create proprietary learning products that take training to an even higher level."

"The LearnCenter platform will enable ASA to reach its training and development objectives by delivering on-demand training, mentoring, coaching and feedback to employees at many levels of our organization including customer service, IT, and executive staff," said Vibha Gupta, Learning Specialist at ASA.

About the LearnCenter Platform

Originally developed as a learning management system, the LearnCenter platform has evolved into the industry´s leading and most complete talent management suite that manages the entire pre-hire to retire lifecycle. The award-winning LearnCenter platform creates a cost effective, high quality training, development and measurement environment designed to empower users with visibility into and control of their career planning while providing management with real-time business intelligence. Learning Management, Performance Management, Content Management, Online Authoring, Succession Planning, Collaboration, e-Commerce, Portal Authoring and more are included within one solution, with one interface and one partner–

About American Student Assistance

American Student Assistance helps college students and their parents to manage higher education debt successfully. Its unique Wellness programs give borrowers the support they need to avoid default. Incorporated in 1956, ASA was the nation´s first student loan guarantee agency and a model for the federal student loan guarantee program. The company ensures that the public policy purposes and regulatory requirements of the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) are met. ASA delivers quality FFELP default prevention, guarantee, origination and fund delivery services to students, parents, schools and lenders nationwide. ASA guarantees more than $2 billion in student loans annually and currently manages a student loan portfolio worth more than $30 billion. Visit or call (800) 999-9080 for more information.

About® is the worldwide leader in on-demand workforce development and productivity with more than 50 million end users around the globe. Our broad suite of on-demand solutions can fully automate the pre-hire to retire lifecycle within any organization.´s unwavering commitment to understanding client needs, goals and objectives allows us to partner with our clients to increase business performance. The family of solutions includes the award-winning LearnCenter® talent management suite, the WebRoom Web conferencing suite, the CourseMaker Studio® Authoring Tool, Mentor® EPSS and the 1,000 title Learn2® online course library.
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