A Warm Welcome to Our Latest Ambassador, Sponge UK

by | Oct 17, 2014 | Articles, Press Release

Towards Maturity welcomes leading e-learning company, Sponge UK, into the thought-leadership Ambassador Programme, which supports Towards Maturity’s annual Benchmark Study aimed at helping businesses change and grow through learning innovation.

The Ambassador Programme is a unique collaboration that enables the Ambassadors to work together with Towards Maturity for change, identifying and improving good practice, raising awareness and driving the whole industry forward.
The study would not be possible without the support of Towards Maturity Ambassadors who share a passion for ensuring that independent advice is freely available to all participants.
Now in its 11th year, the Towards Maturity Benchmark surveys and studies how people learn at work and uses the data to help Learning and Development professionals assess and improve their learning provision. It has been refined through the participation of more than 3,500 organisations and 15,000 learners and industry thought leaders from around the globe.
Sponge UK Managing Director, Louise Pasterfield, said: 
“We are proud to become a Towards Maturity Ambassador. Encouraging learning innovation which supercharges the workplace, promoting excellence and sharing good practice are among the values we share with Towards Maturity. We hope to make a contribution to the important work of the organisation by supporting its respected Benchmark Study.”
Laura Overton, Managing Director of Towards Maturity, said:
“We are delighted to welcome Sponge into the Ambassador Programme. As an organisation they demonstrate integrity, accountability and a commitment to excellence – something that is critical as we gather independent evidence to support L&D effectiveness. Our Ambassadors are industry leaders who work together to support change. This is a really exciting time for the L&D industry as we seek to modernise learning and we are delighted to have Sponge on board.”
The new 2014 Towards Maturity Benchmark Study is being unveiled at 12 noon (GMT) on Thursday, November 6 at a launch webinar in conjunction with Learning Technologies.

About Sponge and Our Ambassadors

  • Sponge UK create custom-made elearning, designed to supercharge workplace performance. They support global organisations with tailored courses and campaigns that lead to accelerated productivity, increased sales, compliant workplaces and enhanced staff effectiveness. Their focus is on making learning deeply absorbing, inspiring people to connect with and apply what they learn.
    Press enquiries to Lidia Pearce on [email protected] or  +44(0) 1752 764804.
  • Towards Maturity is a benchmarking research company that provides independent expert advice and support to help organisations use learning technologies to accelerate business performance. It leverages the data of its in-depth Benchmark Study, the largest learning technology benchmark in Europe. Since 2003, over 3,500 organisations and 15,000 learners have contributed to Towards Maturity’s leading benchmarks. Thanks to the support of Towards Maturity’s Ambassadors (24 learning organisations), annual benchmarking findings, case studies and resources are available to download for free at towardsmaturity.org/2014benchmark

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