NATIONAL OFFICE – Chief Marketing Officer Greg Cole is pleased to announce that BKD has been named a Gold LearningElite organization for 2019 by Chief Learning Officer (CLO) magazine. This is BKD’s fifth time being recognized by CLO magazine since 2014.
BKD ranked 38 among 57 finalists singled out for creating and implementing exemplary workforce development practices. CLO announced the 2019 winners April 1 at its annual gala in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“This honor is truly a testament to the team effort of trusted advisors across the firm. Being an industry-leading learning organization is something our team takes very seriously,” Cole said. “We strive to tie BKD’s mission statement, business needs and culture of unmatched client service to everything we do, including our professional development programs. I believe that focus and teamwork are why we’re listed among these other distinguished companies as leaders in training and development.”
Operated by Human Capital Media, CLO is the only peer-reviewed ranking and benchmarking program developed in collaboration with chief learning officers and senior workforce development practitioners. Its LearningElite award recognizes organizations that employ highly effective workforce development strategies to deliver significant business results that benefit them, their industry and the learning and development field.
Delivered through multiple media and modalities, the resource portfolio of BKD’s Learning & Development Department addresses the organization’s diverse learning needs. The firm applies technology-related best practices to develop, deliver and curate industry training, events and resources.