GP Strategies Named as a Top 20 Gamification Company by Training Industry, Inc.
COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Global performance improvement solutions provider GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX) announced today that it has been named one of the 2014 Top 20 Gamification Companies by Training Industry, Inc.
“We are excited to announce our first annual Top 20 Gamification Companies list,” said Ken Taylor, Training Industry, Inc.’s Chief Operating Officer. “Requests for more information on companies driving this segment of learning and development continue to grow. This inaugural list highlights organizations that excel in improving corporate learning development through various forms of gamification.”
Training Industry, Inc.’s Top 20 Gamification Companies selection was based on the following criteria:
- Features and capabilities of the gamification products/services
- Company size and growth potential
- Quality and number of clients/users
- Geographic reach
- Awards, recognition and competitive differentiation
“These Top 20 companies provide creative gaming tools to improve and reinforce corporate learning,” said Doug Harward, Training Industry, Inc.’s Chief Executive Officer. “The gamification segment has become a critical component in many training companies’ portfolios, and these select companies showcase the best of that market.”
Matt Donovan, Vice President, GP Strategies, stated, “We are honored to be recognized as a 2014 Top 20 gamification company in the first year of the new category. One of our passions at GP Strategies is to create learning programs that improve performance and drive business results. Gamification and learning games are effective tools in creating engaging experiences that challenge and reinforce employees to evolve the way they think, feel and ultimately perform.”
About GP Strategies
GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX) is a global performance improvement solutions provider of training, eLearning solutions, management consulting and engineering services. GP Strategies’ solutions improve the effectiveness of organizations by delivering innovative and superior training, consulting and business improvement services customized to meet the specific needs of its clients. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, manufacturing, process and energy industries, and other commercial and government customers. Additional information may be found at www.gpstrategies.com.
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