WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoLearning, provider of the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) GeoMaestro™ Learning Management System (LMS) and comprehensive Managed Learning Services, announced today that the GeoMaestro LMS has been named a finalist for "Best SaaS LMS" in the 2010 Best of Elearning! Reader's Choice Awards hosted by Elearning! magazine. GeoMaestro has swept the SaaS LMS category for the previous five years in a row.
The publication asked more than 50,000 e-learning professionals to share their opinions. Ballots were cast over the past two months by the readers of Elearning! magazine and e-zine, Elearning! e-newsletter and Elearning! Alert, as well as visitors to Elearning!'s Web site.
"The Best of Elearning! Awards program formalizes the informal 'word-of-mouth' referrals practiced in our industry. According to our survey, 85% of professionals have personally recommended a learning solution to a colleague over the past 12 months. And, 61% agreed that award recognition impacted their buying decision," cites Catherine Upton, group publisher of the Elearning! Media Group.
This year, the Elearning! Magazine Group received 1,730 nominations, consistent with last year's program, making each category very competitive. "These awards continue to recognize innovation and user satisfaction across a growing number of solution providers," cites Jerry Roche, editorial director of the Elearning! Magazine Group.
The winners in each category of the Best of Elearning! Reader's Choice Awards will be revealed at the upcoming Elearning! Summit, slated for November 4, 2010.
GeoLearning's award-winning 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 learning management platform enables organizations to capture, create, manage, collaborate 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.
About GeoLearning, Inc.
Talent and knowledge exist everywhere within a company. GeoLearning is constantly rewriting the rules to help organizations assess, deliver and measure that experience through on-demand technology platforms and services. More than 700 corporations, government agencies and non-profit organizations utilize GeoLearning for internal training, talent management and external initiatives to increase the speed by which business information is shared to drive revenue. Delivered Software as a Service (SaaS), GeoMaestro™ can be deployed rapidly, enabling clients to more efficiently manage knowledge across the enterprise. GeoLearning customers benefit from the ability to launch programming quickly to end users, enabling them to outsmart, outmaneuver and outperform the competition. Additional information is available at www.geolearning.com.
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