Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Merial Switches to the Learn. com LearnCenter Platform to Accelerate Knowledge Delivery and Increase Operational Efficiencies

Merial Switches to the Learn. com LearnCenter Platform to Accelerate Knowledge Delivery and Increase Operational Efficiencies

Learn. com®, the leader in on-demand workforce development and productivity, announced today that Merial, a world-leading animal health company and a joint venture between Merck & Co., Inc. and sanofi-aventis, has selected the Learn. com LearnCenter® platform to deliver mission critical product and sales training. The platform will host, manage and track most learning events, both online and classroom based.

Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) May 28, 2009

Learn. com®, the leader in on-demand workforce development and productivity, announced today that Merial, a world-leading animal health company and a joint venture between Merck & Co., Inc. and sanofi-aventis, has selected the Learn. com LearnCenter® platform to deliver mission critical product and sales training. The platform will host, manage and track most learning events, both online and classroom based.

"We chose the Learn. com LearnCenter platform because our training content and methods continue to evolve and we needed a system that is flexible and supports new methods," said Debi Jackson, Sales Training Manager at Merial. "We wanted the ability to manage our own system and be self - sufficient so that we can quickly get mission critical training into the hands of the sales force."

"At Learn. com we work hard to provide our clients with a broad range of products and solutions that significantly lower overall costs while also helping organizations gain operational efficiencies," said Don Cook, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Learn. com.

"We are very impressed with Learn. com; they are extremely pro-active and have worked with us every step of the way, they are a true partner," added Jackson.

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About Merial
Merial is a world-leading, innovation-driven animal health company, providing a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health, well-being and performance of a wide range of animals. Merial employs approximately 5,400 people and operates in more than 150 countries worldwide. Its 2008 sales were over $2.6 billion. Merial Limited is a joint venture between Merck & Co., Inc. and sanofi-aventis. For more information, please see www. merial. com.

About the LearnCenter Platform
The Learn. com LearnCenter platform has been voted as America's favorite Learning Management System. Organizations of all sizes can now manage the entire pre-hire to retire employee lifecycle by creating a cost effective, high quality training, development and measurement environment designed to empower users with visibility into and control of their career planning while providing management with real-time business intelligence. Learning Management, Performance Management, Content Management, Online Authoring, Succession Planning, Collaboration, e-Commerce, Portal Authoring and more are included within one solution, with one interface and one partner - Learn. com.

About Learn. com
Learn. com® is the worldwide leader in on-demand workforce development and productivity with more than 50 million end users around the globe. Our broad suite of Software as a Service (SaaS) applications can fully automate the employee development lifecycle from pre-hire to retire® within organizations of all sizes, from the growing business with fewer than one hundred employees; to the global enterprise managing internal and external initiatives with millions of users in multiple languages. Learn. com's unwavering commitment to understanding client needs, goals and objectives allows us to partner with our clients to help them realize low TCO and high ROI. The Learn. com family of solutions includes the award-winning LearnCenter (http://www. learn. com/learncenter. asp? id=178441&sessionid=3-BB5D327E-A7AE-47F1-AFF4-092C864D3FBC&page=2)® learning and talent management suite, the WebRoom (http://www. learn. com/learncenter. asp? id=178441&sessionid=3-BB5D327E-A7AE-47F1-AFF4-092C864D3FBC&page=8)® Web conferencing suite, the PeopleCenter (http://www. learn. com/learncenter. asp? id=178441&sessionid=3-BB5D327E-A7AE-47F1-AFF4-092C864D3FBC&page=19) ® Application Builder, FormFlow (http://www. learn. com/learncenter. asp? id=178441&sessionid=3-BB5D327E-A7AE-47F1-AFF4-092C864D3FBC&page=9)® Custom Form Creation and the 1,000 title Learn2.com (http://www. learn. com/learncenter. asp? id=178441&sessionid=3-B85B28DB-5037-4CAD-B736-F66A61A3CB46&page=3) online course library. For more information please visit www. learn. com or call 954-233-4000.

Learn. com, its logo, LearnCenter, WebRoom, PeopleCenter, FormFlow and Learn2 are registered trademarks of Learn. com. All other trademarks are respectfully acknowledged.

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