WEST DES MOINES, IOWA, April 18, 2007 — GeoLearning´s GeoMaestro Learning Management Suite was named "Best Corporate Learning Solution" at the 22nd annual Codie Awards presented by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). The 2007 Codies were presented at a gala event on April 17 at the historic Palace Hotel in
San Francisco, CA.
"We are especially pleased because the Codies are among the software industry´s most recognized and prestigious awards, and GeoMaestro is the flagship of our organization," said Frank Russell, president and CEO of GeoLearning. "Our on-demand platform is currently used by hundreds of companies and millions of users in organizations worldwide to manage human capital development, accelerate critical business processes and drive organizational performance. We´re proud that our unique Software as a Service business model continues to be embraced and recognized as the importance of learning and performance management gains momentum."
Established in 1986, the Codie Awards are the standard-bearer for celebrating outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital content and education technology industries. Through a unique combination of journalist and peer review, the Codie Awards recognized 75 categories of outstanding products and services, as well as corporate excellence and philanthropy. Judges for the first round of voting included journalists from industry trade publications, technology writers from mainstream publications, consultants and other industry experts. SIIA member companies voted in the second round of selection.
GeoLearning´s award-winning Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model means the GeoMaestro platform is delivered entirely over the Internet, eliminating all the headaches, hassles and risks associated with traditional hardware and software implementations. The Internet-hosted performance and learning management platform enables organizations to capture, create, manage and share knowledge to improve workforce productivity, accelerate critical business processes, and drive organizational performance. The system centralizes and automates the entire learning management process, making the administration of enterprise learning and development both effective and efficient.
Details about the Codie Awards and the winners in all categories are available online at www.siia.net/codies/2007/winners.asp.
About GeoLearning, Inc.
GeoLearning is the leading provider of Managed Learning Services and hosted learning and performance technology. The company´s products and services are used by corporations, government agencies and non-profit organizations to manage human capital development, accelerate critical business processes and drive organizational performance. GeoLearning´s Software as a Service model means there is no hardware or software for clients to install. As a result, the company´s Web-based GeoMaestro and GeoExpress learning management platforms can be deployed quickly, allowing clients to efficiently manage enterprise-wide learning, development and knowledge acquisition. Additional information is available at www.geolearning.com.
About the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA)
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to more than 800 leading software and information companies. Additional information is available at www.siia.net.