OutStart Named a Top Learning Portal Company for 2011 by TrainingIndustry.com

Boston – September 9, 2011 – OutStart was recently named a Top 20 Learning Portal provider by TrainingIndustry.com for the second consecutive year. 

OutStart’s inclusion on the list was based on the following criteria:

  • The breadth of portal capabilities
  • Commitment to the corporate training industry
  • Industry visibility, innovation and impact
  • Number and strength of clients 
  • Geographic reach
  • The company’s size and growth potential


Ken Taylor, Chief Operating Officer of Training Industry, Inc.

“We continue to be impressed by the rate of innovation in the learning technologies marketplace. Our Top 20 Learning Portal Companies are leading the charge on innovation by providing learning leaders with exciting new tools to drive organizational effectiveness.”

Doug Harward, Chief Executive Officer, Training Industry, Inc.

“Consistent with our belief that learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative and virtual, these top 20 companies have all embraced this trend and are moving the market.  Partnering with these organization will improve the quality of any organization’s training programs.”

About OutStart
You view knowledge sharing between your employees, partners, and customers as a strategic priority. Their knowledge leads to your success. OutStart's portfolio of inter-related mobile, social, and learning Knowledge Solutions accelerate and broaden access to colleagues and the knowledge they need to respond to business requirements more quickly and make better informed decisions. Together you excel.

Recognized as a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant reports for the last seven years, OutStart is regularly acknowledged for its award-winning solutions including OutStart LCMS; Participate, social business software that integrates social networking, collaboration, and knowledge sharing technologies; Hot Lava Mobile for mobile learning, performance support, and communications; TrainingEdge.com LMS, a full-featured, configurable LMS; and TrainingEdge.com, an affordable learning and knowledge suite that extends LMS and traditional elearning with a blend of learning management, content development and management, social business software, and mobile capabilities.

OutStart is honored to serve organizations that are surpassing expectations and delivering exceptional business results such as Alcatel-Lucent, Alcon, AgustaWestland, Ascent, BB&T, Berlitz, Boeing Company, BT, California State Automotive Association, Capital One, CVS Caremark, DIRECTV, InfoComm International, Infor, Internal Revenue Service, McDonald’s, MedFlow, MetLife, NextGen Healthcare, Phones4U, Pilatus, Primed, Swisscard, UK Ministry of Defence, Verizon Wireless, Xerox, and Yum! Brands.

For insight into customer implementations, best practices, industry news and more, visit the OutStart Knowledge Solutions Blog, and follow us on Twitter @outstart.


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Jeff Whitney
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