Growth Engineering

 Deirdre Breakenridge, Published Author and CEO of Pure Performance Communications, Joins Star Mountain as a Senior Advisor

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:30am

Star Mountain Capital, LLC (Star Mountain) a specialized investment manager focused on the large and underserved North American lower middle-market continues to grow its Collaborative Ecosystem with the appointment of communication, branding and digital media strategist, Deirdre Breakenridge as a Star Mountain Senior Advisor.

Key Points: 
  • Star Mountain Capital, LLC (Star Mountain) a specialized investment manager focused on the large and underserved North American lower middle-market continues to grow its Collaborative Ecosystem with the appointment of communication, branding and digital media strategist, Deirdre Breakenridge as a Star Mountain Senior Advisor.
  • I look forward to sharing my expertise to help Star Mountain further its reputation as a value-added specialized lower middle-market investment firm, said Deirdre Breakenridge.
  • Ms. Breakenridge is the Founder & CEO of Pure Performance Communications , a communication, branding and digital media advisory firm, and is an author of several published books.
  • Rankings published by magazines and others are generally based exclusively on information prepared and / or submitted by the recognized advisor.

Spikes Asia Awards 2022 Announces the Integration of the Tangrams Awards and Launch of the Strategy & Effectiveness Spike

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:33am

- Three new awards added: Strategy & Effectiveness Spike, Creative Data Spike, and Social & Influencer Spike.

Key Points: 
  • - Three new awards added: Strategy & Effectiveness Spike, Creative Data Spike, and Social & Influencer Spike.
  • The winners of the Spikes Asia Awards will be announced in March 2022 along with the return of Spikes Asia x Campaign Asia: The Experience.
  • Responding to the growing correlation of creativity and effectiveness, the programme has gradually aligned with Spikes in recent years, with 2022 seeing the full integration of the Tangrams Awards categories into the Spikes Asia Awards.
  • For queries on Spikes Asia Awards, please send an email to awards@spikes.asia
    For queries on the Young Spikes Competitions and Spikes Asia Academy, please email: RyhnL@spikes.asia

Star Mountain Capital is Proud to Become a Signatory to the ILPA Diversity in Action Initiative

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:30am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210915005301/en/
    The Diversity in Action Initiative seeks to promote diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the private equity industry.
  • ILPA's Diversity in Action Initiative asks participants to take concrete DEI actions spanning talent management, investment management and industry engagement.
  • Star Mountain also seeks to promote environmental, social and governance (ESG) adoption within its organization and at its portfolio companies.
  • Star Mountain is dedicated to this large market of underserved businesses purpose-built to address the challenges and opportunities of these companies.

Star Mountain Capital Closes its Oversubscribed SBIC Fund at $290 Million Including SBA Leverage

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 9:30am

This fund provides Star Mountain with additional capital to make value-added debt and equity investments in established U.S. small and medium-size businesses that generally have between $15 million and $250 million in annual revenues.

Key Points: 
  • This fund provides Star Mountain with additional capital to make value-added debt and equity investments in established U.S. small and medium-size businesses that generally have between $15 million and $250 million in annual revenues.
  • We are honored and delighted to have such strategic and high caliber investors to partner with us and the SBA in our SBIC fund, said Brett Hickey, Star Mountain Capital Founder & CEO.
  • Our team at Magnetar has known the Star Mountain team for many years and we are delighted to make this strategic investment with them.
  • Star Mountain and the SBIC program is a winning combination for investors, businesses owners, and the US economy.

CYPHER LEARNING Releases Third-Party Content Integration with Go1.com for MATRIX LMS

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 11:07am

The integration will allow users of MATRIX LMS to get seamless access to third-party content via the built-in catalog within the platform.

Key Points: 
  • The integration will allow users of MATRIX LMS to get seamless access to third-party content via the built-in catalog within the platform.
  • Go1 is the first third-party content provider that CYPHER LEARNING is integrating within its learning platform for businesses.
  • CYPHER LEARNING has three products: NEO LMS for Schools and Universities, MATRIX LMS for Businesses, and INDIE LMS for Entrepreneurs.
  • CYPHER LEARNING has three products: NEO LMS for Schools and Universities, MATRIX LMS for Businesses, and INDIE LMS for Entrepreneurs.

Netchex Adds Learning Management System to Expanding Roster of HR Technologies

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 4:00pm

NetLearn , a Learning Management System (LMS), is designed to help companies simplify and improve their learning process by delivering unique and consistent educational content to all employees.

Key Points: 
  • NetLearn , a Learning Management System (LMS), is designed to help companies simplify and improve their learning process by delivering unique and consistent educational content to all employees.
  • Companies also have the ability to create their own training content and customized course curriculum for individuals, departments, or company-wide.
  • "Most companies struggle to find new and better ways to engage with their employees," explains Netchex CEO, Will Boudreaux.
  • We developed this Learning Management System to be beneficial to both companies and individual employees."

K-12 Blended E-Learning Market Research 2020-2024- Featuring D2L Corp., Docebo Inc., Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co., among others to contribute to the market growth

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 12:54pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201222005348/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global K-12 Blended E-Learning Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
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  • The report on the K-12 blended e-learning market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • The K-12 blended e-learning market analysis includes product segment and geography landscape.
  • This study identifies the need for SCORM-compliant content as one of the prime reasons driving the K-12 blended e-learning market growth during the next few years.

Corporate Learning Management System Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 2020-2024 | Implementation of Cloud-Based Corporate LMS to boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200713005052/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Corporate Learning Management System (LMS) Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire).
  • Implementation of cloud-based corporate LMS has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • Corporate Learning Management System Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Corporate Learning Management System Market is segmented as below:

ZINFI Launches Industry-First SCORM Compliant Advanced Learning Management System (LMS) for Its Partner Relationship Management Solution

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:00pm

Channel Management Organizations Can Now Offer Advanced Learning Management System (LMS) to Their Partner Networks That Is Compliant with SCORM, xAPI, cmi5 and AICC Standards

Key Points: 
  • Channel Management Organizations Can Now Offer Advanced Learning Management System (LMS) to Their Partner Networks That Is Compliant with SCORM, xAPI, cmi5 and AICC Standards
    PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ZINFI Technologies, Inc., a company leading the definition and creation of Unified Channel Management (UCM) solutions, today announced it has launched an industry-first advanced learning management system that is fully compliant with SCORM, xAPI, cmi5 and AICC standards.
  • ZINFIs Learning Management System Plus (LMS+) module is an industry first, allowing channel organizations to quickly build training, assessments and certification materials for their channel partners.
  • Assessments management: Key features include assessment setup and management in a multilingual environment with the ability to track and learn.
  • Certifications management: Key features include browser-independent delivery and client-agnostic certifications validity management.

Global Gamification Market 2019-2023| 30% CAGR Projection Over the Next Five Years | Technavio

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 1:00pm

The global gamification market 2019-2023 is expected to post a CAGR of more than 30% during the forecast period, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The global gamification market 2019-2023 is expected to post a CAGR of more than 30% during the forecast period, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • Thus, the adoption of gamification in e-learning is expected to increase, which will fuel the market growth during the forecast period.
  • Thus, the integration of such advanced technologies will be one of the key gamification market trends during the forecast period.
  • The North American region led the gamification market in 2018, followed by Europe, APAC, South America, and MEA, respectively.