SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – March 20, 2015 – Allen Communication, a pioneer in the use of new technologies in corporate training, has signed a partnership agreement with Cegos, worldwide leader in training and development. The agreement makes Cegos’ corporate development and managerial content available to Allen Communication to incorporate into Allen’s award-winning training solutions.
Through this partnership, Allen Communication’s corporate clients will benefit from having access to effective and innovative e-learning solutions by Cegos® catalog, a collection of more than 215 online trainings modules available in 18 languages. Some of these content areas include:
- Management and leadership
- Marketing principles and operations
- Personal development
- Professional proficiency
These solutions complement the award-winning, custom training provided by Allen and will be incorporated into Allen’s performance maps, courseware solutions and employee portals globally.
“We chose to partner with Cegos based on their excellent quality and reputation,” said Ron Zamir, Allen Communication president and CEO. “We see a real need in the North American market for content that can support global clients who are rapidly expanding operations and meeting high training standards on an international scale. Allen is unique in the U.S. for our focus on Fortune 50 and Fortune 100 clients. Our clients will benefit from the expanded offerings and footprint though this partnership with Cegos. We are proud to align with a market leader in quality and global distribution of managerial training.”
Pascal Debordes, head of Cegos International’s partner network, adds, “This partnership with Allen Communication represents an important step in our international development. For many years, Allen has led the e-learning sector in the United States, and now our two organizations will combine their respective strengths to develop even more impactful solutions for our partners. We are particularly proud to see Allen Communication join our international network of partners.”
Founded in 1981, Allen Communication is an innovator in the learning and training industry using new technologies in order to create innovative training programs. As an award-winning company, Allen focuses on value creation through methods including: e-learning; mobile learning; operational consultancy; and customized learning technologies like social learning, gamification, and development of mobile applications. Today, Allen Communication deploys its customized solutions throughout the world.
Cegos trains 220,000 people across the globe every year, in open or in-house courses. The Group has a comprehensive product range that extends from off-the-shelf courses to tailored solutions. Its multi-dimensional approach draws on all the currently-available learning formats. Alone or in partnership with universities and top educational facilities, the Group also offers 103 certificate or diploma courses.
For more information about the partnership, visit AllenComm’s Cegos page.
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About Allen Communication
For more than 30 years, Allen Communication () has led the learning industry, providing pioneering educational strategies, technologies, and analytics. With extensive experience across every major industry, Allen’s award-winning projects for the best-known companies in the world drive lasting business results and documented ROI. Businesses trust Allen with their most critical learning and performance projects, because Allen aligns agency-quality media design, best-in-class instructional strategy and technology, and a proven design process centered on alignment with quantifiable business results.
About Cegos Group
Since its creation in 1926, the Cegos Group (www.cegos.com) has developed into Europe’s leading player and one of the world’s top providers of professional and continuing training. Cegos currently employs 1,200 people and operates in more than 50 countries worldwide through its subsidiaries and partner distributors. The Group generated sales of €158.5 million in 2013.
Its consultants’ expertise covers every area of skills management and development, and enables the Group to roll out large-scale training programs in France and worldwide.