WALTHAM, Mass. and ANAHEIM, Calif. — Enterprise Learning! Conference & Expo — September 29, 2011 — Brainshark, Inc., the leader in online and mobile video presentations, today announced it has received two Best of Elearning! Awards, in recognition of superior product innovation and customer satisfaction. Hosted by Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, the Best of Elearning! Awards are the exclusive readers' choice awards in the eLearning market. Brainshark swept all mobile categories in this year’s program – winning "Best Mobile Learning Solution" and "Best Mobile Application."
"As more companies deploy smartphones and iPads, mobile learning solutions are becoming big priorities for our readers," said Catherine Upton, group publisher of the Elearning! Media Group. "We're pleased to honor Brainshark as a winner in the mobile categories. Readers nominated Brainshark for its ease of use and best-in-class performance across mobile devices.
The Elearning! Media Group received 1,750 nominations for the annual awards, which were cast online by readers. Winners will be featured in the November/December issues of Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines. In addition to winning the mobile categories, Brainshark also received awards of excellence in the "Best Presentation Tool" and "Best Video Capture, Production, Publishing Solution" categories.
Companies around the world use Brainshark to quickly create and deploy eLearning and mobile learning (mLearning) content, and track completion and results. Learners can view Brainshark video presentations, download related attachments, and optionally log in to a Brainshark-powered mobile content portal anytime, on-demand – including from smartphones and tablets. Content is automatically optimized for iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch), BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7 and Android-based devices. In addition, the Brainshark App for iPhone/iPad and Android, unveiled earlier this year, provides for an even more enhanced and interactive mLearning experience, including the ability to respond to test, poll and survey questions.
"We're honored to be recognized by the Elearning! Media Group, and by the readers and customers who cast their votes," said Brainshark CEO Joe Gustafson. "As the mobile workforce continues to expand – and organizations need to reach dispersed sales teams, other employees, channel partners, customers and more – we remain committed to providing solutions that enable easy and interactive on-the-go learning."
Brainshark sales enablement solutions help organizations harness the power of content to achieve faster training, better coaching and more successful sales conversations. Using Brainshark to simplify content creation and delivery, companies can ensure salespeople are always up-to-date with the information and resources they need – anytime, anywhere and from any device. Tight integration with Salesforce empowers reps with fast, easy access to the right content and training for every selling situation. Brainshark’s detailed analytics also help companies tie content directly to revenue and identify the best sales opportunities, while enabling managers to pinpoint best practices to improve coaching effectiveness. Thousands of companies – including half of the Fortune 100 – rely on Brainshark to improve sales productivity and increase the impact of their sales, marketing and training communications. Learn more at www.brainshark.com.