Washington-based Connects Innovation brings innovation training to Pacific Northwest

Registration now open for first in a series of seminars and workshops

Feb 11, 2013, 14:59 ET from Connects Innovation

LANGLEY, Wash., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington-based Connects Innovation and Chicago-based SolutionPeople, a leading management training and skills development company, have announced the launch of new innovation performance improvement services and training opportunities for organizations in the Pacific Northwest.

The trainings will focus on proven innovation processes, tools and techniques that can be applied to real-world goals, challenges and opportunities. The team will provide Accelerating Innovation Training (AIT) featuring SolutionPeople's award-winning KnowBrainer™ innovation tools. AIT helps organizations develop proven management skills, techniques and processes to transform creativity and innovation into business growth. 

"As home to some of the world's leading software, e-commerce, coffee, manufacturing, healthcare and educational organizations, Seattle and the greater Pacific Northwest region are a hotbed for business creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and an imaginative and growing workforce with an aptitude for success," said Gerald Haman, president and founder of SolutionPeople. "We're proud to add Connects Innovation as our partner to help business leaders in the Northwest harness the power of these attributes to accelerate innovation for their businesses and the region." 

The new services will be led by Tim Callison, Robin Black and Christine Mulcahy, co-founders of Connects Innovation, a veteran team of business consultants with a combined 74 years of executive leadership, marketing and sales expertise. 

The first two events will be:

  • Escape to beautiful Whidbey Island for the inaugural Public Workshop on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
  • Join Gerald "Solutionman" Haman at the Pacific Northwest Kick-off Event April 17-18, 2013 at the iconic Seattle Space Needle.

For more information and to register, visit www.connectsgroup.com/innovation-acceleration.

About SolutionPeople

Since 1989, SolutionPeople, led by Gerald "Solutionman" Haman, has helped over 100,000 people from 200 Fortune 500 companies in more than 60 countries. Over 50 percent of Business Week's Top 50 of the "World's Most Innovative Companies" have used SolutionPeople's innovation products and services. SolutionPeople has been recognized by the Chicago Innovation Awards, and the American Society for Training & Development awarded SolutionPeople a "Learning Excellence Citation" for their innovation training results. 


About Connects Innovation

Connects Innovation provides Accelerating Innovation Training based on the SolutionPeople Innovation Acceleration tools and methodology to help organizations from Fortune 500 enterprises to non-profits and serial entrepreneurs develop proven management skills, techniques and processes to transform creativity and innovation into business growth. 


CONTACT:  Wendy Sack, +1-260-385-0709, wendy@connectsgroup.com

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