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GP Strategies Partners With EdCast to Modernize the Learner Experience

COLUMBIA, Md., April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global performance improvement solutions provider GP Strategies Corporation and EdCast, provider of a workforce learning experience content aggregation and curation platform, have partnered to offer EdCast's premier learning platform to GP Strategies' clients. With the EdCast platform, learning and development (L&D) teams empower today's learners to personalize their learning experience while improving organizational learning as a whole through a real-time view of the flow of knowledge.

The demand by learners to modernize their experience with comprehensive, targeted search and impactful social connectivity has been difficult to appease.  With its strong, machine-based aggregation and curation features and elegant interface, EdCast allows L&D teams to create a seamless experience for learners to find what they need as well as easily contribute their insights. Through its detailed analytics, EdCast quickly allows business leaders to address and identify learning needs.

Deborah Ung, Executive Vice President for GP Strategies, stated, "EdCast's exciting interface and cutting-edge discovery engine will help GP Strategies move the needle with our learning customers. Through our performance-centered consulting approach, we are able to guide our customers in creating impactful learning environments to equip the workforce with intelligently curated knowledge, provide expert insights that drive business outcomes and foster learning collaboration across the organization."

"We are excited to partner with GP Strategies to deliver world-class learning solutions that significantly increase human capital efficiency and employee engagement with their training programs," says Daniel McKelvey, Vice President, Partner Solutions for EdCast. "GP Strategies and EdCast are already seeing a great response to our joint work to meet demanding corporate knowledge management needs and long-term growth strategies for Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies."

About GP Strategies
GP Strategies Corporation is a global performance improvement solutions provider of training, eLearning solutions, management consulting and engineering services. GP Strategies' solutions improve the effectiveness of organizations by delivering innovative and superior training, consulting and business improvement services, customized to meet the specific needs of its clients. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, manufacturing, process and energy industries, and other commercial and government customers.

About EdCast
EdCast turns knowledge into performance by powering informal and formal learning initiatives with industry-leading social, mobile and cloud-based technology for institutions, enterprises, governments and nonprofits of all sizes to enable millions to become lifelong learners. EdCast establishes knowledge networks built to inspire, empower and educate individuals, teams and organizations with personalized curated content, microlearning insights (SmartBitesTM) and easy-to-use live streaming video. It provides direct access to internal and external industry-specific experts to capture experiential knowledge to benefit everyone. The EdCast executive team has a track record of building large-scale transformational technology; all are passionate about the global impact of mobile and online knowledge-sharing. EdCast is based in Mountain View, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley, with offices worldwide.

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SOURCE GP Strategies Corporation

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