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Wilson Learning Named to 2020 Training Industry Top 20 Leadership Training Companies List for the 11th Consecutive Year

March 30, 2020

Training Industry announced today that Wilson Learning has been named among its selections for the 2020 Top Training CompaniesTM lists for the Leadership Training sector of the learning and development market. For more than 55 years, Wilson Learning has been equipping leaders with the capability, tools, and knowledge to engage employees, execute strategy, and achieve business results.

Training Industry, the leading research and information resource for corporate learning leaders, prepares the Training Industry Top 20 report on critical sectors of the training marketplace to better inform professionals about the best and most innovative providers of training services and technologies.

Selection of the Top 20 Leadership Training Companies was based on the following criteria:

  • Thought leadership and influence on leadership training industry
  • Breadth and quality of programs and audiences served
  • Company size and growth potential
  • Industry recognition and innovation
  • Strength of clients and geographic reach

“Part of one of the most competitive and closely watched training sectors, this year’s Top 20 Leadership Training Companies are leading the way by providing businesses with strategic and inventive leadership development to enhance and transform their entire workforce,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc. “These companies continue to expand their topic offerings to deliver the training that companies need, including generational leadership, women in leadership, and agile leadership.”

“We thrive in knowing that it is possible to develop vital, vibrant leaders when we enter into strategic learning partnerships with organizations around the world,” said Ed Emde, President of Wilson Learning Corporation. “Today, more than ever, developing the character and skill required to lead in times of unprecedented change and uncertainty is paramount for this generation of leaders and the next. We at Wilson Learning are grateful and honored to once again receive this prestigious award for the eleventh consecutive year. We remain committed to being flexible and responsive in meeting the unique leadership requirements of our clients around the world.”

“The 2020 Leadership Training Watch List represents emerging or specialized leadership development companies, many of which are delivering training beyond instructor-led programs and enhancing the learner experience through simulations, digital content, and assessments,” said Danielle Draewell, market research analyst at Training Industry, Inc. “These companies strive to create unique experiences for leaders of all levels.”

About Wilson Learning—Improving Performance Through People
For more than 55 years, Wilson Learning has been equipping leaders with the capability, tools, and knowledge to engage employees, execute strategy, and achieve business results. We develop learning solutions aligned to clients’ business objectives that increase employee engagement, drive change, improve culture, and equip leaders to perform at their best, wherever they are in the world. Our holistic approach combines proven learning content, consulting expertise, learning services, and an award-winning extended learning system that ensures reinforcement and application. Wilson Learning Worldwide is a global leader in human performance improvement solutions with operations in over 50 countries worldwide, including Japan and the United States, incorporating over 30 languages.

About Training Industry, Inc.
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