FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lorri Freifeld, Editor/Publisher, Training magazine
Minneapolis, MN (November 28, 2023)—Training magazine, the leading business publication for Learning and Development (L&D) professionals, today announced the winners of the 2024 Training APEX Awards, which ranks companies’ excellence in employer-sponsored training and development programs. The rankings for the leading organizations will be unveiled during a black-tie Gala to be held February 26, 2024, during the 2024 Training Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL. In addition, Medical Solutions and Rosendin will be inducted into the Training Hall of Fame after earning rankings in the top 10 for four consecutive years.
“The 2024 Training APEX Awards winners are the shining stars in the learning and development industry,” notes Training Editor/Publisher Lorri Freifeld. “They light the way for engaging, innovative, and continuous learning. We are thrilled to recognize their stellar accomplishments and dedication to helping their employees and organizations grow and succeed.”
The APEX Awards ranking is based on myriad benchmarking statistics and a range of qualitative and quantitative factors, including:
- Total training budget
- Percentage of payroll
- Scope of training programs provided
- Detailed formal and informal training programs
- Training linked to business/business unit goals
- Kirkpatrick Level 3 and 4 evaluation
- Business outcomes resulting from training
All applications are scored by the Training Hall of Fame members and Editor/Publisher Lorri Freifeld.
In-depth profiles of each of the top five companies will appear in the March 2024 issue of Training, and more information about the training efforts of all the winners will appear in the issue and online at www.trainingmag.com.
The 2024 Training APEX Awards Winners (in alphabetical order) are:
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Apple Federal Credit Union
Applied Materials, Inc.
Ascend Federal Credit Union
Bell and Howell
Blue Sprig Pediatrics
Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Brose North America
Caris Life Sciences
Cavco Industries, Inc.
CBE Companies, Inc.
CCA Global Partners
CNO Financial Group
Coast Professional Inc.
Compass One Healthcare
ESL Federal Credit Union
First Horizon Corporation
Fractal Analytics Pvt. Ltd
General Dynamics Information Technology
Gilbane Building Company
Guardian Life Insurance
Hackensack Meridian Health
Harris Health System
HGS (Hinduja Global Solutions)
Huntington Learning Center
Huntington National Bank
Johns Hopkins Medicine: Patient Access
Limbach Holdings, Inc.
Long and Foster Real Estate
Mariner Finance LLC
Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration
Michigan State University Federal Credit Union
National Head Start Association
One Nevada Credit Union
OpenTable & KAYAK
Panda Restaurant Group
Penn Station East Coast Subs
Persistent Systems Ltd.
Personnel Board of Jefferson County
PPL Electric Utilities
Prime Power Services, Inc.
Shaw Industries Group, Inc
Southern New Hampshire University
State Compensation Insurance Fund
The Haskell Company
The University of Texas MD Anderson
Thermo Fisher Scientific Research and Safety Division NA
Transworld Systems Incorporated
Two Men and a Truck
Union Pacific Railroad
University of New Mexico Hospital
VyStar Credit Union
Western & Southern Financial Group
Training magazine is the leading business publication for learning and development and HR professionals. It has been the ultimate resource for innovative learning and development—in print, in person, and online—over the last 55-plus years. Training magazine and Training magazine Events are produced by Lakewood Media Group. For more information about the 2024 Training Conference & Expo, please visit: www.trainingconference.com.