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Harbinger Interactive Learning Wins Four Awards in The 2019 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards

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Harbinger, as a joint entrant with its clients, wins four awards across multiple categories.

Harbinger Interactive Learning, a leader in innovative and custom learning solutions, won four coveted Brandon Hall Group Awards for ‘Excellence in Learning’. It is a prestigious win for Harbinger and a testimony to their world-class services and solutions. The team is all geared-up to celebrate. Below are the details of Harbinger’s winning entries.

  •  Gold award for Best Advance in Competencies and Skill Development, won jointly with
    Wienerschnitzel for the entry – The Drive-Thru Service Game: Be a Headset Hero
  •  Silver award for Best Advance in Custom Content, won jointly with Sydney Catholic Schools
    for the entry – Japanese Online: Foreign Language Learning Program for Young Learners
  •  Silver award for Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation, won jointly with
    Vector Solutions for the entry – Macrolearning to Microlearning: A Technology-Driven
  • Bronze award for Best Learning Team, won jointly with Sydney Catholic Schools for the entry
    – Japanese Online Program

Harbinger’s win was announced on August 22, 2019. The winners are listed at

Vikas Joshi, Chairman and CMD – Harbinger Group, is ecstatic. He said, “We are delighted with this victory. Our first Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award came through in 2017, it was a bronze award. We continued our winning streak with another bronze in 2018, and this year, we have broken all our previous records, winning four awards together, including a gold. It makes me feel so proud of our work and the workforce. I would also want to thank our customers who believed in us and trusted us with their mission-critical projects. It is definitely time for celebration.”

Vikas added, “This win reiterates and strengthens Harbinger’s vision of ‘Transforming lives at every workplace’. Brandon Hall Group awards evaluate not just the learning program development process, but also the business results that the program achieved. Winning four awards with different clients endorses that our eLearning programs have helped in transforming lives at these workplaces.”

Poonam Jaypuriya, Vice President – eLearning, Harbinger Interactive Learning, said, “Winning four Brandon Hall Group awards together is a testament to our continuous hard work and innovation. We couldn’t be prouder. It feels amazing that Harbinger has been instrumental in building so many award-winning training programs. A big chunk of credit for this goes to our workforce.”

Poonam added, “Generally, organizations are recognized for select competencies. Some are appreciated for being innovative and some are good with technology. But, Harbinger’s awardwinning entries boast of our expertise and capabilities in diverse areas, right from creativity and instructional strength to technology expertise. We make a great team internally and it only gets better when we join hands with our clients.”

“Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program has recognized leading organizations for the past twenty-plus years for the latest trends in Human Capital Management,” said Rachel Cooke, Brandon Hall Group COO and leader of the HCM Excellence Awards Program. “The initiatives that were honored are not only innovative but fit the unique needs of the business and create truly remarkable success stories.”

Award entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation and overall measurable benefits.

Excellence Awards winners will be honored at Brandon Hall Group’s HCM Excellence Conference, February 4-6, 2020, at the Hilton West Palm Beach, Florida. Select winners also will serve as presenters in breakout sessions, sharing their leading practices during the conference

“The HCM Excellence Awards recognize programs that measurably benefit organizations,” said Mike Cooke, Brandon Hall Group CEO. “Many human capital management departments are unable to confirm that their initiatives help the business’s bottom line. Because we focus on measurable benefits, our awards program is universally recognized and highly prestigious.”

About Brandon Hall Group

Brandon Hall Group is an HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition and HR/Workforce Management.

With more than 10,000 clients globally and 25 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations, and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results.

Our mission: Empower excellence in organizations around the world through our research and tools each and every day.

At the core of our offerings is a Membership Program that combines research, benchmarking and unlimited access to data and analysts. The Membership Program offers insights and best practices to enable executives and practitioners to make the right decisions about people, processes, and systems, coalesced with analyst advisory services which aim to put the research into action in a way that is practical and efficient. (

About Harbinger Interactive Learning

Harbinger Interactive Learning is a global design and development company specializing in eLearning modernization, learning experience design, and custom eLearning solution development. Harbinger has over 25 years of experience in building custom learning and has served a plethora of clients across multiple industry verticals.

With a vision of ‘Transforming lives at every workplace’, we keep working towards developing innovative learning solutions that could help organizations. Our design and development capabilities extend from deep understanding of learning, strong skills in instructional design, visual design, and expertise in digital learning technologies.

Our key service offerings include:

  • Flash to HTML5 Conversion
  •  eLearning Modernization
  • Custom eLearning Development
  • Learning Experience Design
  • Artificial Intelligence Solutions
  • Learning Technology Development

Harbinger has been appreciated by various learning bodies from time to time. Apart from the 2019 Brandon Hall Group wins, Harbinger is a bronze award winner for Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards 2017 and 2018. Harbinger has been shortlisted as a finalist in the ‘Learning Technologies Supplier of the Year’ category of the prestigious Learning Technology Awards for two consecutive years, in 2015 and 2016. We have also been adjudged with the Chief Learning Officer Award. For more information, visit or contact at 425.861.8400.

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